60 days in South America & Caribbean Itinerary

60 days in South America & Caribbean Itinerary

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Fly to General José Antonio Anzoategui International Airport, Drive to Puerto La Cruz
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Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
— 2 nights
Fly to Caracas, Fly to Los Roques National Park
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Los Roques National Park, Venezuela
— 2 nights
Fly
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Chichiriviche, Venezuela
— 2 nights
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Drive to Arturo Michelena International Airport, Fly to Flamingo International Airport, Drive to Kralendijk
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Kralendijk, Bonaire
— 3 nights
Fly
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Willemstad, Curacao
— 3 nights
Fly
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Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
— 4 nights
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Coro, Venezuela
— 2 nights
Drive
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Maracaibo, Venezuela
— 2 nights
Drive
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Santa Marta, Colombia
— 3 nights
Drive
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Barranquilla, Colombia
— 2 nights
Bus
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Cartagena, Colombia
— 4 nights
Ferry
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Isla Baru, Colombia
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Andres Island, Colombia
— 3 nights
Fly
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Providencia Island, Colombia
— 2 nights
Fly to Owen Roberts International Airport, Drive to Seven Mile Beach
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Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands
— 4 nights
Fly
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Little Cayman, Cayman Islands
— 2 nights
Fly
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Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands
— 1 night
Fly
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Drive
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Montego Bay, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Drive
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Negril, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Drive
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Petersfield, Jamaica
— 1 night
Drive
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Saint Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica
— 2 nights
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Blue Mountains National Park, Jamaica
— 1 day
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Port Antonio, Jamaica
— 1 night
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Kingston, Jamaica
— 3 nights
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Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela — 2 nights

A port town and home to one of the largest oil refineries in Venezuela, Puerto La Cruz was established by a set of 26 families from Margarita Island who opted to settle in the scenic bay.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Puinare and then explore the ancient world of Casa Fuerte. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta La Cruz and then enjoy the sand and surf at Isla el Faro.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto La Cruz itinerary planner.

Newark, USA to Puerto La Cruz is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newark to Puerto La Cruz due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in January, expect Puerto La Cruz to be warmer, temps between 38°C and 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Roques National Park.
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Los Roques National Park, Venezuela — 2 nights

Indulge in a relaxing, tropical vacation in Los Roques National Park, a stunning chain of more than 300 coral islands.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): head off the coast to Cayo De Agua and then head off the coast to Cayo Fabian. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Madrisqui, head off the coast to Augustin, and then delve into the distant past at Faro Holandes.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Roques National Park journey website.

Getting from Puerto La Cruz to Los Roques National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Chichiriviche.
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Find places to stay Jan 10 — 12:

Chichiriviche, Venezuela — 2 nights

Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cayo Sombrero, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Mero, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Cayo Varadero.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Chichiriviche road trip app.

You can fly from Los Roques National Park to Chichiriviche in 3 hours. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Kralendijk.
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Kralendijk, Bonaire — 3 nights

The capital city and main port Bonaire, Kralendijk possesses a rich and varied history and natural heritage to explore on an adventurous and diverse itinerary.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the activities along Gotomeer, contemplate the waterfront views at Lac Bay, then look for gifts at Salt Shop Bonaire, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally stroll through Bachelor's Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Malmok, kick back and relax at Boca Slagbaai, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Brandaris, tour the pleasant surroundings at Seru Grandi, then kick back and relax at Boka Kokolishi, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Suplado.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kralendijk sightseeing app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Chichiriviche to Kralendijk. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Willemstad.
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Willemstad, Curacao — 3 nights

Willemstad is the capital city of Curaçao, an island in the southern Caribbean Sea that forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Escape the urban bustle at Shete Boka Park and Playa PortoMari. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue and Fortkirche - De Fortkerk - The Fortchurch in Fort Amsterdam. Take a break from Willemstad with a short trip to Kleine Knip in Sabana Westpunt, about 54 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Blue Bay Beach, tee off at Old Quarry Golf Course, delve into the distant past at Fort Beekenburg, and step off the mainland to explore Klein (Little) Curacao.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Willemstad journey builder tool.

You can fly from Kralendijk to Willemstad in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Palm - Eagle Beach.
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Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba — 4 nights

A long stretch of powdery white sand and aquamarine waters, Palm - Eagle Beach remains one of Aruba's most visited vacation spots.
Get in touch with nature at Eagle Beach and Palm Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Baby Beach and Surfside Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Palm - Eagle Beach side-trips: Arikok National Park (in Santa Cruz) and Seroe Colorado (in Oranjestad). There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with Aruba Bob Snorkel & Scuba, explore the striking landscape at Hooiberg, stroll through Donkey Sanctuary Aruba, and take an in-depth tour of Fort Zoutman Historical Museum.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Palm - Eagle Beach trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Willemstad to Palm - Eagle Beach in 4 hours. In January, daytime highs in Palm - Eagle Beach are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Coro.
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Find places to stay Jan 20 — 24:

Coro, Venezuela — 2 nights

The oldest city in western Venezuela, Coro was founded in 1527 and possesses a rich, varied cultural heritage.
On the 25th (Wed), examine the collection at Museo Guadalupano, admire nature's extreme beauty at Medanos de Coro, then see the interesting displays at Casa De Las Ventanas De Hierro, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Basilica de Santa Ana de Coro.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Coro trip builder site.

Explore your travel options from Palm - Eagle Beach to Coro with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in January, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Maracaibo.
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Find places to stay Jan 24 — 26:

Maracaibo, Venezuela — 2 nights

Beloved Land of the Sun

Home to more than 2 million residents, Maracaibo boasts giant shopping malls and attractive parks, as well as a modern skyline that hugs the shore of an eponymous lake.
On the 26th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Barrio y Templo Santa Lucia, then relax and rejuvenate at Calantha Spa, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Paseo del Lago 3. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Plaza del Rosario de Nuestra Señora de La Chiquinquirá, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana de Maracaibo de los Apóstoles San Pedro y San Pablo., and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basílica de Nuestra Señora del Rosario de Chiquinquirá.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Maracaibo trip maker tool.

Drive from Coro to Maracaibo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. January in Maracaibo sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Santa Marta.
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Find places to stay Jan 26 — 28:

Santa Marta, Colombia — 3 nights

America's Pearl

Many visitors begin their Santa Marta holiday, surrounded by urban clutter and heavy traffic, expecting little from the city in terms of historical importance.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): kick back and relax at Playa El Rodadero, admire the sheer force of Valencia Brook's Waterfalls, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional Natural Tayrona, then admire the sheer force of Cascadas de Marinka, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at El Dorado Bird Reserve. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then admire the natural beauty at Quinta de San Pedro Alejandrino, then get a sense of history and politics at Alcaldia de Santa Marta, and finally steep yourself in history at Paseo El Camellon.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Marta day trip planning tool.

Getting from Maracaibo to Santa Marta by car takes about 7 hours. Traveling from Maracaibo to Santa Marta, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. January in Santa Marta sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Barranquilla.
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Barranquilla, Colombia — 2 nights

Golden Gate of Colombia

An industrial port city on Colombia's Caribbean coast, Barranquilla represents the fourth-most populous city in the country.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Museo Mapuka, then contemplate the long history of Castillo de Salgar, and then wander the streets of El Prado. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Tolentino, see the interesting displays at Museo del Caribe, and then browse the different shops at Centro Comercial Villa Country.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Barranquilla trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Marta to Barranquilla takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to catch the bus to Cartagena.
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Cartagena, Colombia — 4 nights

City of Heroes

The site of the continent's first Spanish colony, Cartagena retains much of its colonial flavor thanks to a World Heritage-listed old town, encircled by old walls and protected by imposing fortresses.
You'll explore and learn at Museo del Oro Zenu and Casa Museo Rafael Nunez. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Convent of Santa Cruz de la Popa and Catedral Santa Catalina de Alejandria. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Walled City of Cartagena, don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Proclamacion, explore the historical opulence of Castillo de San Felipe de Barajas, and appreciate the history behind La Gorda Gertrudis.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Cartagena travel route builder tool.

Traveling by bus from Barranquilla to Cartagena takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Isla Baru.
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Isla Baru, Colombia — 2 nights

Lying south of Cartagena, Isla Baru was connected to the mainland until the construction of the Canal del Dique.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with Afronautica. On the next day, kick back and relax at Playa Puntilla, stroll through Aviario Nacional de Colombia, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Blanca.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Isla Baru online trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Cartagena to Isla Baru in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to fly to San Andres Island.
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Find places to stay Feb 6 — 8:

San Andres Island, Colombia — 3 nights

The coral San Andres Island boasts a rich colonial history, exotic beaches, and a laidback, tropical lifestyle.
We've included these beaches for you: Playa de San Luis and Bahia Cocoplum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Plaza Canon de Morgan and Island House Museum. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Spratt Bight, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bahia del Cove, explore the gorgeous colors at West View, and head off the coast to Cayo Bolivar.

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You can fly from Isla Baru to San Andres Island in 4 hours. In February, daily temperatures in San Andres Island can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Providencia Island.
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Providencia Island, Colombia — 2 nights

Although part of Colombia, the small, isolated Providencia Island retains its Caribbean culture and English-Creole language.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Bay, step off the mainland to explore Crab Cay-Cayo Cangrejo, explore the wealth of natural beauty at McBean Lagoon National Natural Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Morgan's Head, then step off the mainland to explore Santa Catalina, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Almond Bay. On your second day here, meet some fierce fish with Entre Mares Dive Center.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Providencia Island day trip site.

You can fly from San Andres Island to Providencia Island in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. February in Providencia Island sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Seven Mile Beach.
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Find places to stay Feb 11 — 13:

Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands — 4 nights

Seven Mile Beach is a long crescent of coral-sand beach on the western end of Grand Cayman island. Visit Seven Mile Beach and Smith's Barcadere for some beach relaxation. Let the collections at Pedro St. James National Historic Site and National Gallery of the Cayman Islands capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Royal Palms Beach Club, get engrossed in the history at Cayman Islands National Museum, cast your line with George's Watersports, and explore the gorgeous colors at Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Seven Mile Beach route maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Providencia Island to Seven Mile Beach. In February, daytime highs in Seven Mile Beach are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. You'll set off for Little Cayman on the 18th (Sat).
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Little Cayman, Cayman Islands — 2 nights

The smallest and undeniably quietest of the Cayman Islands, Little Cayman is truly little in terms of its population, with fewer than 200 permanent residents, almost all of whom work in the tourism industry.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from West End Lighthouse, then take an in-depth tour of Little Cayman Museum, then explore the gorgeous colors at Point of Sand, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Booby Pond. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Owen Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Wall West., and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Little Cayman Baptist Church.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Little Cayman travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Seven Mile Beach to Little Cayman by flight takes about 2.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Little Cayman are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Cayman Brac.
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Cayman Brac, Cayman Islands — 1 night

At just 36 sq km (14 sq mi), Cayman Brac is a small but hugely rewarding eco-tourist's paradise, offering countless chances to spot birds, scuba dive, fish, spelunk, hike, and rock climb.
On the 20th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at The Bluff, explore the fascinating underground world of Cayman Brac Caves, then explore the fascinating underground world of Peter's Cave, and finally enjoy the sea views from Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach and then see the interesting displays at Cayman Brac Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Cayman Brac holiday planner.

You can fly from Little Cayman to Cayman Brac in 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Ocho Rios.
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Ocho Rios, Jamaica — 2 nights

A trip to Ocho Rios, the tourist hub of Saint Ann Parish, offers travelers a staggering amount of activities and cultural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Columbus Park, admire all the interesting features of Seville Great House, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then stroll through James Bond Beach, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls. Keep things going the next day: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bob Marley Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Ocho Rios online trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cayman Brac to Ocho Rios. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Montego Bay.
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Montego Bay, Jamaica — 2 nights

The second largest city in Jamaica, Montego Bay boasts an international airport and a major cruise-line terminal, so it regularly receives a big influx of visitors to the island.
On the 24th (Fri), kick back and relax at Treasure Beach, fulfill a lifelong dream with Dolphin Cove Montego Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Silver Sands Public Beach, tee off at Tryall Golf Course, then take some stellar pictures from Ahhh...Ras Natango Gallery and Garden, and finally kick back and relax at Doctor's Cave Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary (near Montego Bay), then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then kick back and relax at Burwood Beach, and finally play a few rounds at Half Moon Golf Club.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Montego Bay journey planner.

Drive from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in February, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Negril.
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Find places to stay Feb 24 — 26:

Negril, Jamaica — 2 nights

Once Jamaica's hidden gem, Negril has significantly expanded its infrastructure without losing its casual way of life.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Blue Mountain Experience, witness a stunning natural landmark at Blue Hole Mineral Spring, steep yourself in history at Fort Charlotte, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mary, Gate of Heaven Catholic Church, then contemplate the waterfront views at Bloody Bay, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at The Throne Room, then get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Negril trip builder.

You can drive from Montego Bay to Negril in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Negril sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Petersfield.
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Petersfield, Jamaica — 1 night

Petersfield is a small town in Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): kick back and relax at Bluefields Beach, admire the sheer force of Original Mayfield Falls Jamaica, then explore the activities along Roaring River, and finally get outside with Reggae Style Mayfield Falls.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Petersfield route builder.

Getting from Negril to Petersfield by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. February in Petersfield sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Saint Elizabeth Parish.
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Saint Elizabeth Parish, Jamaica — 2 nights

Ecotourism and beach break activities dominate most Saint Elizabeth Parish itineraries, as this wild and relatively undeveloped region offers a wealth of natural environments.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take a stroll through Bamboo Avenue, admire the sheer force of YS Falls, and then contemplate the long history of Accompong Village. On the 2nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax and rejuvenate at Shirley's Steam Bath & Massage, view the masterpieces at The Mud Palace Gallery, and then explore the striking landscape at Lovers' Leap.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Saint Elizabeth Parish trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Petersfield to Saint Elizabeth Parish takes 1.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Saint Elizabeth Parish are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Blue Mountains National Park.
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Blue Mountains National Park, Jamaica — 1 day

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): trek along Blue Mountain Peak and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cinchona Botanical Gardens.

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You can drive from Saint Elizabeth Parish to Blue Mountains National Park in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In March, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Port Antonio.
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Port Antonio, Jamaica — 1 night

A coastal getaway from coastal getaways, Port Antonio offers a break from the more touristy retreats in the west of the island.
For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Antonio trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Blue Mountains National Park to Port Antonio takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Port Antonio can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. You will leave for Kingston on the 4th (Sat).
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Kingston, Jamaica — 3 nights

The country's capital, Kingston offers all the excitement of a lively and storied city, while also housing the services and facilities travelers need to get around and see the rest of the island.
Explore hidden gems such as Bob Marley Museum and Hellshire Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Trench Town and St. Jago De La Vega Cathedral. There's more to do: admire the sheer force of Cane River Falls and look for gifts at Reve Jewellery & Accessories.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kingston trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Port Antonio to Kingston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Kingston sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Tue).
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Curacao travel guide

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Take a trip to Curacao and lounge on its picture-perfect beaches and coves. Although part of the Kingdom of Netherlands, the island's population has developed its own distinct culture, a blend of Afro-Caribbean and Latin American, with a Creole language called Papiamento. Along with its neighbors, Aruba and Bonaire, Curacao sits outside the Caribbean "hurricane zone" and boasts a warm, breezy climate throughout the year. On a Curacao vacation, you can laze, dive, or snorkel on its scenic stretches of sand, visit charming plantations in the interior, or roam the streets of Willemstad, renowned for its distinct architecture.
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Aruba travel guide

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Happy Island
A Dutch outpost in the Caribbean, sun-drenched Aruba provides a mix of modern seaside resorts and quiet coastal areas ideal for those wishing to escape the crowds. Vacations in Aruba, known affectionately as the "Happy Island," generally combine water-based activities with tours of the untamed backcountry, where you can discover unusual rock formations, historic churches, ostrich farms, and animal sanctuaries. Island capital Oranjestad offers some of the finest shopping and cultural sightseeing in Aruba, with an eco-friendly electric streetcar providing quick access to all of the city's major attractions, including numerous shops, restaurants, and hotels.
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Grand Cayman travel guide

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The largest of the Cayman Islands, the aptly named Grand Cayman packs quite a punch when it comes to modern tourist attractions. Banking may be the main reason to take a trip to Grand Cayman for the world's business elite, but casual travelers come here to swim, dive, snorkel, and pet, feed, and swim with placid stingrays. With countless shops, spas, hotels, and restaurants, the island is also a major destination for couples, who come here to either honeymoon or get married. Traffic congestion and big crowds can make a vacation in Grand Cayman a hectic affair, but you can always take a day trip to Little Cayman or Cayman Brac to find tranquil beaches and dive offshore shipwrecks and reefs.
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