Think of Jamaica and you think of sizzling jerk chicken, reggae beats and the laid-back resta way of life. Beyond those typical images are idyllic beaches, beautiful blue mountains and a jumping street life. We never forget that beneath all the green, yellow and black memorabilla, Jamaica is a paradise.
Low Season: May - November
High Season: January - March
Currency: Jamaican dollar
Time Zone: GMT -5 hours
Average Flight Time: 9.5 hours
Nestled in the very centre of the azure Caribbean Sea, Jamaica is a colourful Caribbean island with a bit of a difference; although it has the same white sandy beaches and searing sun that also draw visitors to its neighbouring islands, Jamaica also boasts the majestic Blue Mountains where the worlds best coffee is grown, outstanding coral reefs, and an utterly unique, influential culture that has become recognisable across the globe for its pioneering music, delicious food and inimitable Rastafarian spirit. Whether you want rest and relaxation on a palm-fringed beach, the chaos, colour and culture of a Caribbean city or the endless slew of activities and adventure available across the country’s diverse landscape, no one ever leaves Jamaica disappointed.
Our knowledgeable team of Caribbean experts have visited Jamaica on numerous occasions, frequently returning to the resorts that we sell in order to stay up to date on all their latest developments. Not only are they clued-up on the endless diverse attractions that this vibrant island has to offer, they are genuinely passionate about Jamaica as a holiday destination, and committed to ensuring that you soon feel the same way!
Jamaica has a typical Caribbean climate of year-round sunny weather, however it tends to be at its driest from mid-December through to April, coinciding with Britain’s cold, winter period. Be advised that the hurricane risk in Jamaica is at its highest in the months of September and October, although severe hurricanes are rare.