Packing for Roatan Dive Vacation

Packing for a Roatan dive vacation can be stressful. As you prepare, use this diving checklist to be sure you’re not forgetting anything! Also, leave the gloves at home-Roatan is a glove-free island! If you’d like to download and print this checklist, you can do so here! 

Dive Vacation Checklist! 

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Scuba Diving Equipment

    • Buoyancy control device (BCD)
    • Regulator
    • Wetsuit / thermal protection
    • Mask
    • Snorkel
    • Fins
    • Booties
    • Dive computer / gauge console
    • Gear bag
    • Diving light
    • Surface signaling devices / whistle
    • Dive watch / bottom timer
    • Anti-fog for mask
    • Compass
    • Emergency dive kit / “save a dive kit”
    • extra batteries

Necessities

    • All chargers / adapter / converter
    • Umbrella
    • Ear plugs
    • Medications
      • Prescription
      • Motion sickness
      • Pain reliever
    • Sunscreen (waterproof and coral friendly!)
    • Ear drops
    • Bug spray
    • Sunglasses
    • Lip balm with SPF
    • First aid basics
    • Headphones
    • Travel pillow
    • Deck of playing cards
    • Camera and all accompanying accessories
    • Eye glasses / contact lenses
    • Towel

Documents/Paperwork

    • Passport (valid for at least 6 months)
    • Dive card
    • Roatan log book
    • Cash (check with hotel on currency)
    • Hotel information (address, phone #, etc)
    • Credit/debit card
    • Immunization documents (if needed)
    • Luggage tags
    • Guide books

Clothing

    • Windbreaker
    • T-shirts
    • Shorts
    • Long pants (at least one pair)
    • Sweatshirt (at least one)
    • Socks
    • Formal outfit if necessary
    • Hat
    • Swimsuit
    • Sandals / comfortable walking shoes

Toiletries

    • Toothbrush and toothpaste
    • Floss
    • Shampoo and conditioner
    • Soap
    • Facewash
    • Deodorant
    • Hairbrush / hairties
    • Blowdryer / other tools if necessary
    • Other hair care products
    • Razor