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Holiday Kit List

What to pack? Complete our recommended checklist as you pack!


  • Passport
  • Waterproof sun lotion, minimum factor 25 or above
  • Towel
  • Torch for the campsite head torches are the best
  • Sun glasses (if you wear glasses or sunglasses, bring an elastic neck cord)
  • Personal medication, if required (please make sure you add this to the consent form)


  • Knee Length Shorts – 2 pairs
  • Tracksuit bottoms (good for sleeping on bivouac night)
  • T-shirts (several)
  • Fleece – (minimum 2, also great for bivouac night).
  • Light Long-sleeved shirt, (Protects from sun during activities)
  • Hoody / Sweatshirt
  • Swimwear - French pools do not permit swimming shorts for hygiene reasons.
  • Lightweight Waterproof / Windproof jacket (essential on the river and activities)
  • Casual clothes for evening wear
  • Underwear
  • Socks
  • Nightclothes
  • Sun hat (good to protect back of neck from sun)
  • Trainers
  • River shoes - NO SANDALS old trainers work best
  • A Separate pair of shoes or boots, which you are comfortable walking in.


  • Toiletries Soap, toothbrush, toothpaste, comb, shaver, foam, deodorant
  • Large dustbin liner for dirty clothes
  • Plastic shopping bags for general storage
  • Pocket money
  • Insect repellent make sure you are not allergic to the chemicals. Some can be quite strong!
  • Entertainment cards, top trumps, magazine, book etc.
  • Re-usable drinks bottle, preferably one litre and with your name on it

Suitable travel insurance is required

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