How to pack for a Destination Wedding?

  • By Ridhima Arora
  • September 9, 2019
  • 2 minutes read

Flying off for a destination wedding? Even it’s yours or somebody else’s wedding, destination wedding packing is one of the most concerning thing about them. Your packing list should ensure that you have all of the essentials for your trip. Always keep in mind that not all items will apply to your trip as it changes depending on your destination, but here is a list that will surely help you get a solid start. Get Started!

Whatever the destination is, the basics that you will need will include clothing, gifts, and a special outfit for the big day. Start with the list, then go through it twice, pack only the essentials, and do pack your dancing shoes as you gonna groove comfortable in them. It is always advised is to know the itinerary in advance and fly in as well out in the same outfit as it saves the space in the suitcase. Plus plan minimal extras, remember your accessories and be sure to pack in carryon luggage. There are some corporate party venues in Delhi that host some weddings too and they do help in managing the carryon luggage as well.  

Here is a list of basics that you should add on… 

  • Travel day outfit
  • Capsule wardrobe of two to three extra outfits 
    • 1-2 pants, skirts, capris, jeans, or shorts
    • 1-3 shirts
    • 1-2 evening outfits (appropriate for destination/occasion)
  • Party outfit and accouterments
    • Guys: Belts, socks, handkerchiefs, shoes
    • Ladies: Jewelry, shoes, undergarments, makeup & hair accessories
  • 2-4 undergarments
  • 1-4 pair of socks
  • Easy footwear for occasions beyond the reception
  • Sunglasses
  • Toiletries
  • Handbag (if applicable)
  • Make-up & hair accessories
  • Gift for the happy couple (gift cards are a great choice, or bring a card and ship the gift later)
  • Phones/cameras/chargers/batteries/memory cards


Going Overseas

  • Necessary meds
  • Passport & visas
  • Vaccinations
  • Medical information
  • Copies of your passport
  • Power converters
  • Small first aid kit

Warm Destination

  • Bathing suit
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Sunglasses
  • Baby powder (remove sand and stop chafing)
  • Light sweater or wrap

Cold Destination

  • Gloves, hat & scarf
  • Boots & parka
  • Hand & feet warmers
  • Sunscreen
  • Body lotion (no chapped hands or feet)
  • Pack in layers
  • Extra socks



We hope this list will help you pack for destination weddings!

 

Also, Read: Cool Ways To Survive A Summer Wedding

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