What you must take in your bag

Winter list

  • Flip flop (slippers) to use inside the accommodation (Water resistant)
  • 7 socks (Less if you have open shoes and don’t really use socks)
  • 7 undergarments (One more if you have space)
  • 1 pair of shoes (for walking/sport)  + the one you have on your feet.
  • One small back bag to roam around (Same will be used as check in luggage)
  • 1 refillable bottle to always have water to drink (1 Litre) – an empty bottle to be packed in the check in luggage
  • 7 t-shirts (One more if you have space)
  • 4 pants/jeans (One more if you have space)
  • 4 sweat shirts / warm jacket (Good enough for a min 0° / max 10° weather)
  • 1 short (One more if you have space)
  •  1 pair of Indian clothes for a party/Indian dance…
  • Gloves
  • Beanie (skull cap)
  • Thermals
  • Woollen scarf
  • Hat
  • A light rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shampoo, body gel, toothpaste, toothbrush, loofah (The right quantity for 2 weeks, 1 litre shampoo bottle not required)
  • Deo/Perfume (Very important!)
  • 1 Towel (Not required for hotel and family stay)
  • Camera/Phone/charger/power bank – international charging plug
  • Necessary medicines, if any, recommended by your doctor. (Need a letter from Parents and doctor’s prescription regarding the medication)


Please make a note of the following points

  • Inside your check-in luggage, leave an A4 paper with your contact number/email/address
  • Pack one pair of clothing in your check-in luggage
  • Don’t pack any liquid, gel, paste or sharp objects (Nail cutter, pins, nail files etc ) in check-in luggage
  • Gifts for your partner will be appreciated. (Something Indian)
  • You can carry around 10 euros per day for your own expenses
  • Take less quantity if your luggage is full.
  • Have the right quantity. (You can wash your clothes at the host family)
  • Remember to keep some space/weight for your shopping in France.
  • For your hand luggage (cabin bag=7 KG).
  • Don’t carry what you can’t transport on your own.
  • Please check the weather forecast a day or two before the departure to adapt the content of your luggage:

Paris (10 days forecast): 


Piscop (10 days forecast):