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UF Hillel

2020 W. University Ave,

Gainesville, FL 32603 

(305) 778- 4465

Idircie@ufhillel.org

© 2017 UF Birthright Israel / UF to Israel

SUMMER PACKING LIST
  • Short and long sleeve shirts

  • Shorts and long pants

  • Sweatshirt and sweatpants, it can get cold in the desert at night

  • Warm coat

  • Raincoat

  • Shabbat/modest clothing

  • Underwear & socks

  • Pajamas

  • Bathing suit

  • 1 towel

  • Hat for hikes

  • Adventure water shoes

  • Comfortable walking shoes

  • Toiletries

  • Sunscreen

  • Sunglasses

  • Flashlight

  • Alarm clock

  • Camera

  • Power adapters/converters for any electronics

  • Backpack/Overnight bag

Optional Suggested Items
  • Voltage adapter (converter) from 110 to 220 volts. Try to find one that converts voltage automatically. Also make sure it fits the socket of your appliance.

  • iPod & headphones

  • Journal

  • Frisbee, hacky sack, etc.​

  • Hand sanitizer

  • Over the counter meds (Tylenol, Dayquill, band-aids, etc.)

  • Snacks (granola bars, trail mix, etc. – especially if you are a picky eater!)

A few tips:
  • It is essential to leave a photocopy of your passport at home

  • If you can’t lift it yourself, then you’ve got too much stuff in your bag. Remember, it will only get heavier once you buy gifts and souvenirs!

  • Try to use luggage with wheels.​