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Switzerland, Trek & Walk, 8 days - from $1,460 (land only)

Trek & Walk

The following checklist should help you with your packing. As you will be carrying everything you need it is important to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. Since all bedding is provided at the huts you should be able to keep the weight of your pack down to as little as 8kg. Travel clothes can be left at your hotel.

You must bring the following items:

Hiking boots


Trekking trousers / pants

Waterproof overtrousers / rain pants


Baselayer shirts (1 short sleeve, 1 long sleeve)

T-shirts and/or casual shirts

Fleece jacket or warm jumper

Windproof/waterproof jacket

Warm fleece gloves or mittens


Warm hat

Eyewear – sunglasses


Headtorch / headlamp with batteries

Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)

Water bottles 1 litre / 1 quart (x2)

Washbag and toiletries (including travel towel)

Antibacterial hand wash

Sheet sleeping bag or sleeping bag liner

Basic First Aid Kit including: antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment.

The following items are optional:


Spare laces


Long johns (thermal underwear)

Trekking poles (recommended)

Insect repellant

Camera, media, batteries

Repair kit – (eg. needle, thread, duct tape)

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