Mongolia Travel Packing List
So you’ve finally decided to take that Mongolia trip you’ve been dreaming for ages!
You’ve booked your flights, you know what Mongolian travel destinations you’re going, and where you’re staying. This will be the trip of a lifetime and you can’t wait to leave.
Basic Mongolia Packing List
You cannot leave without your tickets and travel documents. You will absolutely need your passport and plus Visa on it if needed. Additionally, take the originals and make copies of all your airplane, train, and bus tickets as well as your accommodation confirmations. These are the more boring, but nevertheless, extremely important items that you must pack.
Mongolia Packing-Travel Documents
Other form of ID, such as a driver’s license
Plug adaptor (you can buy in China but I recommend you buy one prior to travel)
Pen (so you’ll be extra prepared to fill out customs forms on the plane!)
Inflatable neck pillow + ear plugs (Optional)
A durable pair of chopsticks (Optional)
What to wear in Mongolia
Hiking Pants – 3 pairs of comfortable bottoms
Shorts – 1-2 pairs
Short sleeve shirts – 3-5
Long sleeve Shirt – 1-2 casual or dress shirts
Fleece jacket or hoodie
Underwear – 3-4 pairs, ideally travel underwear
Socks – 4-6 pairs
Jackets – 2 jackets, one fleece and one wind breaker/rain jacket
Wind Proof Clothes
Mongolia Packing list-Shoes
A comfortable, casual shoe
Flip flops for showers
Waterproof winter boots
Mongolia Packing List - Accessories
Mobile device and charger
All necessary chargers
Portable recharger (Optional)
Laptop, iPad, or E-reader and charger(s)
Headphones (consider noise-reducing headphones if you're sensitive to sound)
Camera and Go Pro/video camera, memory card, and chargers
Electrical converters and adapters
Light Binoculars & Compass
Flashlight & Head torch
Mongolia Packing List- Necessarie
Shampoo and conditioner
Toothbrush & Toothpaste
Personal Medical first-aid i.e. ibuprofen, pepto, imodium, sleeping pills, jet lag pills, prescriptions, etc.)
Mongolia is a country of extremes and weather is unpredictable and what to pack will depend on where and when you intend to travel, and in which way you travel- on an organized tour, on a wilderness expedition or on a business trip.
Download film on your phone, or keep digital camera batteries on hand. Do you have the right plug-in adapter for Mongolia? How about gear for the weather? A guidebook? A language book? What will make your trip go off without a hitch?
Planning to horse riding tours in Mongolia or camping in the wilderness? Read a book and things to do. A CD on tape about a road trip or your specific Mongolian destinations will be great to get you in the mood. Good music is a must, too. For more detailed info read about- what to pack for Mongolia.
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