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Groom’s Honeymoon Must-Haves

Groom’s Honeymoon Must-Haves

Here is The Ring’s honeymoon packing checklist to keep you prepared for emergencies and help you have a honeymoon with style.


  • The tickets you need for travel – printed, on your smartphone, or e-ticket confirmations
  • Visas, passport, driver's license
  • The bank cards you need
  • Hotel, restaurant and/or event reservation confirmations 
  • Two photocopies of all these items, plus one photocopy of any relevant medical and travel insurance and prescriptions
  • Important phone numbers: e.g., credit card companies, doctor, house/pet sitter 
  • Prescription medicines
  • Condoms if required
  • ID tags for inside and outside of luggage
  • Camera and/or your phone

Groom’s Personal Essentials

  • Jeans or khakis
  • Good slacks or chinos
  • Light jacket and/or pullover
  • Casual shirts including T-shirts and tanks)
  • Shorts
  • Short-sleeve shirts
  • Sports jacket
  • Swimsuit
  • Sneakers
  • Walking shoes and/or sandals
  • Lace-up shoes
  • Socks and underwear
  • Insect repellent
  • Anti-itch cream
  • Lip balm and sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Cap or sun hat
  • Band-Aids
  • Aspirin
  • Antacid
  • Antihistamine
  • Medication for diarrhea
  • Motion sickness medication
  • Paperback books
  • Deck of cards
  • Tote bag
  • Relevant guidebook
  • Electrical adapter
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Deodorant
  • Comb and brush
  • Hair gel if used
  • Shaving cream
  • Razors
  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra pair of glasses or contacts
  • Ziploc bags
  • Earplugs
  • Antibacterial liquid or lotion
  • Eye drops
  • Small day backpack
  • Swiss Army knife
  • Compact umbrella or other rain gear
  • What you should leave behind for your family and/or friends #
  • Itinerary and hotel phone numbers
  • Passport and credit card photocopies
  • Sealed copies of your will, life insurance policy number, and any pertinent financial info.