Virgin Islands – Packing Tips
So you have saved the money, booked the flight, chosen the perfect accommodation and now your thinking HELP, What should I pack? Below you will find some suggestions.
Credit Cards and Money
Health Insurance Card
Travel Guide Books
All the health items below can be purchased in the Virgin Islands; however you may want to bring more important items with you.
**Contact Lens, Glasses and Medicine Prescription copies should be brought with you, in case you lose or forget the items you can fill them at a local pharmacy or optometric store.
Contact Lens Items**
Sun Burn Relief
Personal Hygiene Items
Copies of Prescriptions**
all of the following products are available in stores in the Virgin Islands in case you do not want to carry them or if you forget something.
Hair Care Products
Make Up Products
Lip balm with Sunscreen
Towel/Washcloth/Hair Dryer – if not
provided at accommodation
Travel Alarm Clock
Address’s for Postcards
Games, Coloring Books (For Children)
The Virgin Islands are fairly casual in dress. Wearing beach wear when you are NOT at the beach or pool side is taboo and
frowned on by locals. Restaurants are casual with a few exceptions were slacks would be appropriate but dress shorts will still be found. Ties are not common. Almost all visitors will agree ‘Lay out everything you think you need, and then put half of it back in the closet!!”
Comfortable Walking Shoes
Casual Dress Shoes
Day/ Beach- Shorts, Tank Top, T-shirt
Wrap Skirt, Sun Dress.
Day/Sightseeing or Shopping – Shorts, T-shirt,
Tank Top, Sun Dress
Evening/Restaurant – Sundress,
Dress Shorts/Blouse, Dress shorts/Polo Shirt,
No ties necessary (very few exceptions)
Evening/Nightlife – Jeans, Dress Shorts, light
sleeved shirt or jacket
YOU and your travel partner(s) ready to have a great time in the Virgin Islands!
Enjoy your trip and Happy Planning and Packing!!