Packing List for Rarotonga (Cook Islands)

how to pack for rarotonga Packing for Rarotonga is much like packing for paradise. Beachwear and sandals are a necessity!
  • Clothing to Pack for Rarotonga

  • 5 casual shirts

  • 2 pairs of shorts

  • 1 nice outfit for going out (skirt or dress)

  • 2 casual dresses/playsuits/skirts

  • 1 light long-sleeved top (cardigan or sweatshirt)

  • Pajamas

  • Swimwear

  • Packable raincoat - Essential in the wet season (Nov - Mar)

    Essential during the wet season (November - March)

  • 6 pairs of womens travel underwear - https://herpackinglist.com/womens-travel-underwear-guide/

  • 3 bras (one strapless, one sports bra and one casual)

  • 6 pairs of socks

  • Shoes to Pack for Rarotonga

  • Flip flops

  • Nice sandals/shoes

  • Comfortable walking shoes

  • Aqua shoes (optional)

  • Toiletries to Pack for Rarotonga

  • Shampoo + Conditioner

  • Body wash + facial cleanser

  • Toothbrush + Toothpaste

  • Deodorant

  • Hairbrush

  • Insect repellent

  • Shaving

  • Sunscreen - Expensive on the island, so be sure to pack some!

  • Sanitizer

  • Packet tissue

  • Makeup - Too hot for much, so pack the basics: https://herpackinglist.com/the-low-key-travelers-beauty-kit/

  • Foundation

  • Concealer

  • Eyebrow pencil

  • Setting spray

  • Mascara

  • Lipstick

  • Makeup Towel

  • Tech to Pack for Rarotonga

  • Laptop (or leave it at home!)

  • Phone + charger

  • Camera, lenses, mini tripod, memory cards + charger

  • Headphones

  • Travel adapter

  • Power bank

  • First Aid Kit

  • A small pouch with a little bit of: Ibuprofen, paracetamol, cold/flu tablets, immodium, allergy medication, antihistamine cream, band-aids/plasters, alcohol swabs, antiseptic cream

  • Miscellaneous

  • Snorkelling equipment (or rent on the island)

  • Turkish travel towel - https://herpackinglist.com/turkish-towels-for-travel/

  • Hat

  • Sunglasses

  • Water bottle

  • Waterproof armband

  • Book or E-reader

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