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Ultimate checklist for backpacking [free download]

2 min to read — Travel blogger: Kevin

With this backpacking list you prepare your backpacking trip. When you go backpacking for the first time, you have a lot on your mind. To help you pack, I made this checklist for you.

Download: De inpaklijst voor backpacken

Packing backpack

No idea what to take into account when packing your backpack? Then this backpacking list is going to help you pack your backpack.

Good to know is that you don't need** everything on this list because it depends on your destination. At least with this packing list you won't forget to pack the most essential stuff.

Now start collecting all the stuff. You can also download it for free as a PDF. Handy to keep it next to the packing list, so you can tick everything off if it's in your backpack.

The packing list for backpacking

The basics

  • Luggage label
  • Credit card
  • Flightbag
  • Headlight
  • Sheet bag
  • Medical passport
  • Mobile phone + charger
  • Mosquito net (Care Plus)
  • Luggage Organizers (Useful for clothes)
  • Emergency numbers
  • Earplugs
  • Neck cushion
  • Passport photos (for visa)
  • Travel wallet
  • Passport + Copies
  • Backpack + Daypack
  • Rain cover for backpack
  • Rough Guide of Lonely Planet
  • PIN card
  • Travel insurance papers
  • Flight tickets
  • World plug
  • Pocket knife
  • Sunglasses

Toiletries

  • Baby wipes
  • Deodorant
  • Shower gel
  • Hand disinfectant
  • Lenses + spare set / glasses
  • Lens fluid
  • Shaving equipment
  • Shampoo / Shower gel
  • Tampons
  • Toothbrush
  • Toothpicks / dental floss
  • Toothpaste
  • Toiletry bag (with hook)
  • Wax / gel / hairspray

Electronics

  • Digital camera
  • E-reader
  • Tablet
  • Telephone
  • Usb stick or external hard drive for backup pictures
  • All chargers and batteries

Clothing

  • Underwear
  • Windproof jacket
  • Thick sweater or cardigan
  • Thin longsleeve shirts
  • Shorts / Dresses
  • Thin long pants
  • Hammam cloth / beach towel
  • Small towel
  • Easy shoes
  • Cap or hat
  • Poncho
  • Belt
  • Sarong
  • Socks + thick socks
  • Teva sandals
  • Flip-flops
  • T-shirts
  • Thermal clothing
  • Hiking boots
  • Swimwear or bikini

Medical

  • Anti mosquito spray with DEET
  • Betadine ointment
  • Diarrhea inhibitors
  • First aid kit
  • Lip balm
  • Malaria tablets
  • Azaron stick (helps tremendously against itching of mosquito bites)
  • Nail nipple
  • ORS
  • Drawing tweezers
  • Thermometer
  • Vitamin tablets
  • Travellers sunburn

Handy extras

  • Bit of toilet paper in daypack
  • Water bottle
  • Cable lock (useful to fasten your daypack if you want to sleep in a busy bus)
  • Padlock (handy in Asia for locking door)
  • Watch
  • International driver's license
  • Sewing kit
  • PADI dive pass
  • Drybag (always comes in handy when traveling)
  • Pen and paper
  • Locks for backpack
  • Tape
  • Tiger balm
  • Rope with about 10 to 15 clothes pegs
  • Vacuum bags for clothing
  • Travel soap
  • Waterproof pouch for papers and passport
Download: De inpaklijst voor backpacken