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The Ultimate Packing Guide for Spain

Angelo Di Gregorio
October 1, 2019

Learn what should be on your packing list for Spain with our Ultimate Packing Guide!

Thinking about joining us on our Spain trip? If so, get ready for some great weather, beautiful architecture, and all the good vibes!

Now that you're mentally prepared for your trip, lets get you prepared to pack for it.

The Ultimate Packing Guide for Spain

Here is a list of essential items to pack for your trip to Spain.

Side note: check the local weather in Seville, Cadiz, Granada, Malaga and Madrid closer to your trip date to get a better idea of what clothes to pack!

We will visit the hot and sunny city of Seville, explore the hilly town of Granada, chill out at the beach in Cadiz, wander through majestic Madrid and the cosmopolitan atmosphere of Barcelona. Because we're traveling through so many different areas, we recommend that you opt for a large backpack - which will allow you to be more mobile and comfortable!

Alright, here we go:

What to pack for Spain:


  • Passport and don’t forget to bring at least 2 photocopies of your passport.
  • Cash for extra activities
  • Emergency Contacts
  • Flight tickets otherwise you might miss some incredible stuff in Spain!
  • Notebook to write your daily diary, thoughts,
  • Credit and Debit card (remember to advise your bank you are travelling outside US!)
  • Travel insurance, better safe than sorry!


  • Day backpack
  • Refill water bottle, let’s protect the environment
  • Sunglasses for sunny days in Spain
  • Headlamp
  • Packing Cubes
  • Padlockers
  • Fanny Pack
  • Sleeping Mask (for your flight, bus drive)
  • Earplugs
  • Waterproof backpack rain cover
  • Playing cards
  • Spanish/English dictionary so you can speak with locals!
  • Spain travel guide


  • Socks
  • Underwears
  • T-Shirts
  • Sweatshirt
  • Casual clothes to go out at dinner but nothing too fancy.
  • Shorts
  • Jeans
  • Comfortable trousers
  • Swim suit!
  • Long pants, especially for nights out and early morning.
  • Winter Hat if coming in March or October/November
  • Raincover
  • Comfortable sneakers/shoes!
  • Flip Flops
  • Jacket if coming in April and October/ November
  • Baseball hat especially in summertime!


  • Toothpaste
  • Toothbrush
  • Deodorant
  • Shampoo
  • Sunscreen


  • First AID Med kit
  • Antibiotics
  • Vitamins
  • Aspirin


  • Smartphone/phone to take pictures but not too many! The most important is to live in the moment and fully enjoy your travel experience.
  • Laptop if you really need it but won’t be vital
  • Batteries
  • Camera for beautiful memories!
  • Memory card
  • Charger
  • Headphones to listen to some music on the bus or during our flight
  • USB Cables
  • Watch
  • Converter for Spain

If you forget anything don’t worry! You can buy everything in all the cities we visit! Join us our Spain trip for the adventure of a lifetime!

Angelo Di Gregorio
Angelo is trip leader for Under30Experiences, proudly Italian and adopted in Seville. He loves getting out of his comfort zone, riding extreme rollercoasters and is a cappuccino lover!


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