What should you take in your luggage? Suitcase (or large travel bag) or backpack?
The suitcase or large travel bag will hold in air transport while the backpack, you can keep it in the cabin.
The backpack will contain your personal belongings such as camera, film, paper guides and will be useful during your walks or treks. It will also serve you if you planned nights Lodger accommodation (where it is not always easy to bring a large suitcase, which will be retained by your hotel).
The suitcase or large travel bag containing the rest, (clothes, shoes ...)
Your suitcase you "follow" by land (if you chose the driver option) or meet you at the hotel where you will recover after your hike or trek a few days.
You also have the option to "leave" your luggage at the hotel after checking out the room by identifying your luggage with your name and address and recover in time. Most hotels make you this service.
WARNING: On some international flights, you may be entitled to 30kg of hold luggage (although watch the particular conditions of each company) but on domestic flights, you are only entitled to 20kgs.
A little advice, do not forget to bring in your carry bag some necessities business to prevent any delays in the delivery of your checked luggage.
Security checks at airports are very strict. Know that scissors, knives, liquids, explosives ...... is strictly prohibited. Your luggage is systematically X-rayed at the entrance and at the exit (if arriving by plane).