Family holiday packing list: the ultimate guide

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  • See the Telegraph’s full guide to camping
  • Check the items below off of your packing list – and don’t forget to scroll down to guides for beach holidays, camping trips, and ski.
  • See the Telegraph’s full guide to skiing and the best ski resorts for families
  • insurance documents (including European Health Insurance Card if travelling to one of the 27 European Economic Area countries) and copies of them; email a copy of them to yourself.
  • Check before you go to see whether your hotel or cottage stocks beach toys for children

My grandmother never goes anywhere without a swimming costume and a book – if things are going well, she reasons, she’ll get to use both. This is a wise policy.

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My grandmother never goes anywhere without a swimming costume and a book – if things are going well, she reasons, she’ll get to use both. This is a wise policy.

There are, of course, a few other practical items to consider. Check the items below off of your packing list – and don’t forget to scroll down to guides for beach holidays, camping trips, and ski.

driving licence, code for hire car; email a copy of both to yourself

clothes: socks; shoes (at least two pairs); pants; bras; shorts; shirts; warm layers; swimming costume (always bring one – you never know); rainy day gear; pyjamas

a copy of your family’s prescriptions

When travelling to another country, pack the above plus the following:

passports for all; email copies of them to yourself. Remember that it takes up to three weeks to renew a UK passport, so check expiry dates a few months before your trip.

if your children have a different surname to you, and you are travelling without the parent who shares the surname, bring along evidence of your relationship (more info here) – this is not compulsory but can speed up immigration queues.

When travelling with young children, the following are essential:

When heading to the coast, pack the following in addition to the above:

Family holiday packing list: the ultimate guide