How To Pack

How to Pack

Our Cruise Specialists have compiled a list of how to pack for your upcoming cruise with their recommendations of what to carry-on, what to pack, and what you are not allowed to bring!

Recommendations of what to carry-on

  • Identification Documents
  • Travel documents
  • Passport
  • Passage contract
  • Change of clothes
  • Medications
  • Valuables
  • Credit card(s)
  • Cash
  • Traveler's checques
  • Airline Tickets
  • Cellular phone(s)
  • Electronics (laptops, cameras, video equipment)
  • Clear plastic bags for liquid items
  • Backup eyeglasses/contact lenses
  • Sunglasses

Make sure that your bags all have a luggage tag and printouts of your itinerary and contact information inside of each bag.

Recommendations of what to pack

  • Sunscreen
  • Swimsuits (at least 2)
  • Flip flops/rubber-soled shoes
  • Workout clothes
  • Tennis shoes/sneakers
  • Socks
  • Resort casual wear
  • Cocktail party attire for dining
  • Additional empty bags for unexpected items to bring home
  • Suites/sport jackets and ties
  • Hat
  • Light jacket or sweater
  • Small umbrella
  • Raincoat and/or hiking shoes if going on an excursion
  • Travel alarm clock - although, on your vacation, you may not even need one!
  • Binoculars
  • Address book
  • Poolside reading materials

Items NOT allowed

  • Electrical transformers
  • Coffee maker
  • Candles
  • Iron/steamer
  • Illegal drugs
  • Flammable liquids and explosives (i.e. fireworks)
  • Intoxicating liquors/beverages*
  • Firearms of any kind*
  • Ammunition
  • Animals of any kind, except service/guide animals*

*These items are not allowed without previous written permission of the carrier.

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