The ultimate family camping packing list

No more stress packing: here’s your ultimate family camping packing list

Do you hate packing? Even on the journey, you can’t help wondering whether you’ve really thought of everything. That’s all over now! Here’s your ultimate family camping packing list.

  • Wallet / purse
  • Cash/ foreign currency
  • Credit card
  • Emergency numbers: Persons to be notified, car insurance ( ADAC ,…), bank phone number
  • Health insurance abroad (proof)
  • Driving licence
  • Vaccination card
  • Road map
  • Identity card/passport
  • Travel guide
  • Vignettes/toll tickets
  • Visa
  • Train ticket/ rail card/ plane ticket
  • Address list for postcards

 

  • Tent
  • Tent pegs
  • Air beds
  • Camping mats
  • Air pump (and repair kit)
  • Hammer
  • Sorgenfresser/Benjamin Blümchen sleeping bag for the children
  • Pillows
  • Padlock for the tentt
  • Camping chairs like the Moonchair or Deluxe
  • Folding table
  • Pavilion
  • Torch / Lantern
  • Duct tape for emergencies
  • Scissors / Pocket knife
  • Lighter
  • Firewood
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Cutlery, plates and dishes
  • Tin opener
  • Bottle opener and corkscrew
  • Camping stove with extra gas cartridge
  • Barbecue charcoal and fire-lighters
  • Barbecue
  • Barbecue tongs
  • Powdered coffee or coffee maker
  • Pots and pans
  • Cooking spoons/ spatulas
  • Napkins / kitchen roll
  • Cool box
  • Bin liners
  • Washing-up liquid, bowl with sponge, teatowel
  • Water canister

 

  • Towels
  • Suncream
  • Beach mat
  • Parasol
  • Protection for the valuables
  • Sand toys, like a shovel and moulds
  • Toys, like frisbee, ball or badminton set
  • Swimming goggles/ flippers / water wings and snorkel
  • Shampoo and shower gel
  • Towel
  • Disinfectant
  • Glasses case and contact lense accessories
  • Deodorant
  • Hairbrush/comb and hairbands
  • Razor and shaving foam
  • Swimwear/ FlipFlops
  • Tampons/ feminine hygiene products
  • Make-up utensils, make-up remover wipes, cotton buds, tweezers and cream/body lotion
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste/ tooth mug
  • Swimwear
  • Underwear and socks
  • Pyjamas
  • Trousers, jumpers and a jacket for cool evenings
  • Shorts and T-shirts
  • Raincoat / rain cape
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat/ Headgear