Few essentials you must pack while traveling on a cruise to Diu

Diu is a union territory and is known for its fortress and Portuguese cathedral. It is an ideal place for people to spend their holidays due to its beaches and numerous attractions present. There are various modes of transport through which you can reach this destination.

However, travelling on a cruise to Diu is one of the best options available due to its geographical features. A cruise vacation to Diu ensures that you enjoy the entire trip right from the time you onboard the cruise. This trip may be long and you may take hours or even days to reach your destination depending on the duration of your cruise. Hence, it is advisable for people to pack their essentials while travelling on this trip such as:

Important documents

It is necessary for you to carry a few important documents while travelling on a cruise to Diu. These documents may include your cruise tickets and confirmation papers. You would also be required to carry your identification documents such as a driving license, AADHAAR card, passport, etc. Due to the ongoing pandemic, there may be a need for you to carry a certification of vaccination along with a doctor’s prescription for the medications that are being carried (if any). You may be asked to present these documents at any point during the entire duration of your cruise vacation.

First-aid kit

There are doctors and a medical team that is available to treat all your medical conditions 24/7. However, you should take extra precautions while travelling and not take any chances. The medical kit should include a few painkillers, sanitisers, allergy medicines, paracetamols, bandages and so on. Many people suffer from seasickness while travelling on a cruise. Make sure to pack a few ginger chews or pills to cure yourself if you suffer from sea-sickness during your cruise vacation.

Extra money

Most of the amenities and facilities on the cruise are already covered in the cruise’s Diu tour package. However, it is advisable that you carry extra money on the cruise to avail of some of the services which may not be included in the package. Some cruises have a casino onboard where you can visit and enjoy your time on the cruise. Apart from this, there are a few restaurants as well. You can easily reserve a table in any of these restaurants with just a call.


Basic toiletries are available on most cruises. However, it is always advisable that you carry your favourite toiletries along for your cruise vacation. You should pack your toiletries according to your preference and not assume that your favourite toiletries may be present on the cruise. 

Proper attire

There are many activities that take place during your cruise trip to Diu. You would like to be comfortable in your attire during these activities and should pack accordingly. Onshore excursions should also be kept in mind while packing your clothes. Apart from this, some onboard restaurants follow a dress code that should be checked before entering. 

We hope that this article was informative and you enjoy your cruise vacation to Diu. Thank you!

News Reporter