Packing for Bali takes finesse, girls! You need to be prepared for a wide range of Bali adventures from swimming on some of the world’s best beaches to taking Instagram photos in Bali’s most Instagrammable cafes. The key to packing for Bali is balance!
In this packing list for Bali, I’m going to show you what to bring on a proper Bali vacation. Follow this solo female travel guide – and you won’t have to worry about over-packing or underpacking.
Here we go. Here is the ultimate packing list for Bali for solo female travelers.
Girls, Indonesia is hot. Like HOT HOT. And while in an ideal world, we’d be running around in a tank top and shorts, we can’t do that because #Indonesia. We’ve got to keep in mind that Indonesia is a relatively conservative country – both on the streets and in the temples.
So trust me when I say that balancing your India wardrobe is an art form.
LETS START PACKING
For plane rides and car rides…and whatever else you may ride (that sounds accidentally dirty so I’m just going to leave it). Get two pairs!
Dresses are the most versatile articles of clothing in your bag! Dress them up for a night out, cover your knees for a day of temple hopping or throw one on to look airport chic.
Here are my favorite affordable dress picks…
Want more shopping? Here’s a video I made a couple years back that will give you an idea of
HOW MUCH I carry when I travel to Bali. Pack with Me in this Video
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I'm a bestselling author, hotel reviewer and pickleball player. I teach women how to travel the world solo without going broke or getting kidnapped.
In 2011, I left Seattle with just $200 in my pocket to travel the world solo. Today, I'm the founder and creator of The Solo Girl’s Travel Guide, the #1 travel guide book series for women - and the author of The One-Way Ticket Plan.