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Honeymoon Packing List for Tropical Destinations

Already started planning your honeymoon, even though your wedding is still a year+ away? We don’t blame you! Planning your honeymoon is almost as exciting as planning your wedding, but the packing part can seem daunting. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered with a honeymoon packing list to make the packing process quick and easy! Just be sure to modify by how long you’ll be gone, and what activities you have planned. 


  • Passport
  • ID 
  • Credit Card(s)
  • Destination currency
  • Plane tickets/receipt/confirmation
  • Hotel reservation receipt/confirmation
  • Power outlet adapter 

Clothing – Bride

  • Shorts for daytime
  • Tank tops/short sleeve shirts for daytime
  • A couple of dressy blouses you can wear for dinner
  • Jeans you can dress up for dinner 
  • Casual dresses
  • One or two nice dresses for nighttime dinners 
  • Cute pajamas 
  • Loungewear – for relaxing in the hotel room; you deserve a day of nothing after all that wedding planning! 
  • Regular bra(s)
  • Strapless bra(s)
  • Underwear
  • Lots of lingerie!! 

Clothing – Groom

  • Shorts for daytime
  • Short sleeve shirts for daytime
  • Hat
  • Nice button-down shirts you can wear for dinner
  • Jeans you can dress up for dinner and/or dress pants
  • Belt
  • Pajamas 
  • Loungewear
  • Underwear/Boxers

Footwear – Bride

  • Sandals – a couple of casual, comfortable pairs for daytime
  • Flats – if you’re not a heels girl and need something other than sandals for nice dinners
  • Heels – wedges for a more casual look and/or a dressy pair for a nice dinner 
  • Inexpensive flip flops to wear to the beach or pool
  • Tennis shoes- for any excursions, hiking, exercise, etc. 
  • Socks

Footwear – Groom

  • Sandals for daytime – or whatever you typically wear for casual shoes, i.e. boat shoes
  • Tennis Shoes
  • Socks
  • Closed-toed shoes – for a nice dinner out
  • Inexpensive flip flops/sandals to wear to the beach or pool


  • Lots of bathing suits!
  • Bathing suit cover-ups


  • Wide-brim hat – to protect your face from the sun
  • Beach towels – your hotel will probably provide these for you, but you may want to bring your own if you want large (or cute) towels
  • Sunglasses – bring multiple pairs, as these are easy to lose! 
  • A good book – to read on the plane or laying out on the beach
  • Backpack or tote bag – for travel and any excursions
  • Purse(s)
  • Beach bag
  • Jewelry
  • Watch


  • Phone chargers 
  • Headphones for your phone (and/or computer) – to watch movies on the airplane
  • Computer charger
  • Kindle
  • Blow dryer – or check to make sure your hotel provides one
  • Curling Iron
  • Straightener


  • Makeup
  • Makeup remover
  • Sunscreen – body and face
  • Hand sanitizer 
  • Hair products – hairspray, dry shampoo, gel, etc.
  • Perfume
  • Cologne
  • Brush/Comb
  • Toothbrushes
  • Toothpaste
  • Razor
  • Deodorant
  • Lotion
  • Face moisturizer 
  • Tampons/pads (if needed)
  • Hair ties 
  • Chapstick


  • Prescriptions
  • Pain/headache medication
  • Nausea/Diarrhea medication 
  • Aloe Vera for sunburn 

Packing doesn’t have to be a pain, it should be exciting; you’re packing for your honeymoon! Grab a glass of wine and have fun packing for the vacation of a lifetime!

Head over to our Facebook group to tell us where you’re headed for you honeymoon! 

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