the ultimate camino packing checklist
 
 
This guide is the perfect recipe for packing success in your preparation for the Camino!
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INGREDIENTS:
  • Backpack - waterproof or has a waterproof cover.
  • 2 sets of clothes
  • Two pairs of pants / walking shorts
  • Two tops / tanks / t-shirts
  • Two sets of undies / bras
  • Two pairs of good quality socks
  • Something to sleep in – I had light PJs!
  • A light jumper and a wool jumper
  • Light raincoat
  • Sunglasses
  • Walking shoes, boots, or sports sandals
  • Casual shoes or jandles / thongs / Havianas
  • Simple amenities
  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Deodorant
  • A bar of soap or body wash
  • Moisturizer
  • A bar of soap for washing clothes
  • Painkillers
  • Plasters
  • Vaseline
  • Sunscreen
  • Shampoo
  • Smart Phone with Spotify / music on it and headphones
  • A small bag or bum bag
  • Money
  • Passports
  • Pilgrims passport
  • Microfiber towel
  • Lightweight sleeping bag
  • Earplugs
  • Sleeping mask
  • Food & water
  • Packing cells
  • Ziplock bags
INSTRUCTIONS:
  1. Pack everything neatly into the packing cells. I put like things with each other so I always knew where everything was.
  2. Pack cells into your backpack.
  3. Ideally your final packed backpack is only 10% of your body weight.
  4. Decorate with a shell purchased or found on the Camino.
  5. Bien Camino!
Recipe by The Unimpossibles at http://theunimpossibles.com/the-camino-guide-part-3-where-to-stay-what-do-you-eat-and-how-to-pack-like-a-boss-on-the-camino/