Ultieme Paklijst Voor Een Vakantie Naar Cuba!

Ultimate Packing List for a Vacation to Cuba!

Ah, Cuba - the land of colorful salsa, beautiful beaches and historic charm. As you prepare for an unforgettable vacation to this Caribbean paradise, it's important to be well prepared. Here's a detailed packing list to make sure you don't forget anything!


Summer Clothing:
  • Lightweight shirts and tops
  • Summer dresses
  • Shorts
  • Swimwear

    Comfortable Shoes:
  • Sandals
  • Walking boots
  • Slippers

  • Travel documents:

    Passport and Visa:
  • Make sure your passport is valid for at least six months.
  • Don't forget to fill in the D'Viajeros form.

  • Travel insurance:
  • Copies of important documents
  • Emergency contact information

  • Personal care:

    Sunscreen and After Sun:
  • Make sure you use a good sunscreen with a high SPF factor because the sun shines a lot and is a lot stronger than we are used to in the Netherlands.
  • In addition, an After Sun is always recommended to take with you to cool the skin in the evening.

  • Mosquito repellents:
  • Unfortunately, mosquitoes can also be found in Cuba! Therefore, take a good mosquito repellent with you, containing deet.

  • There is a scarcity of medication in Cuba, so always take your own medication, but also paracetamol, ibuprofen, carsick tablets, anti-diarrhea medication, plasters and throat lozenges. Anything you didn't need during the trip, you can leave for the locals!

    Money and Means of Payment:

  • In Cuba you can pay almost everywhere with cash, preferably in "hard" currency. This can be EUR, USD, CAD, GBP, etc. You will then receive your change in Cuban Peso.

  • Credit Card:
  • ATMs in Cuba do not accept regular bank cards, but they do accept credit cards. With your credit card you can withdraw money in Cuba, or you can pay at hotels where they do not accept cash. Taking a credit card with you is highly recommended so that you can always withdraw some money if necessary.
  • With this list you are completely ready for your adventure to Cuba. Don't forget to enjoy the beautiful surroundings, the vibrant culture and the unforgettable moments that will mark your holiday!
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