18 days in Caribbean Itinerary

18 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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Start: San Diego, United States
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
2
Montego Bay, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h
3
Bridgetown, Barbados
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  7 h
4
Noord, Aruba
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  2 h 15 min
5
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h 15 min
6
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Nassau, Bahamas
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: San Diego, United States

1
night
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Ocho Rios ©
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 11th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Dunn's River Falls and Park, trek along Fern Gully, and then admire the sheer force of Blue Hole.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Ocho Rios holiday planner.

San Diego, USA to Ocho Rios is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Ocho Rios is 3 hours. In June, Ocho Rios is a bit warmer than San Diego - with highs of 90°F and lows of 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can take a bus to Montego Bay.

Things to do in Ocho Rios

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Dunn's River Falls and Park ©
Dunn's River Falls and Park
Fern Gully ©
Fern Gully

2
nights
Montego Bay, Jamaica

Montego Bay ©
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 12th (Sat), tee off at Half Moon Golf, Tennis & Beach Club, then steep yourself in history at Rose Hall Great House, and then play a few rounds at White Witch Golf Course. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sun): kick back and relax at Doctor's Cave Beach and then play a few rounds at Tryall Golf Course.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Montego Bay trip itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Ocho Rios to Montego Bay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daily temperatures in Montego Bay can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Bridgetown.

Things to do in Montego Bay

Outdoors Golf Shopping

Side Trip

Tryall Golf Course
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Tryall Golf Course ©
Tryall Golf Course
Rose Hall Great House ©
Rose Hall Great House
Doctor's Cave Beach ©
Doctor's Cave Beach

2
nights
Bridgetown, Barbados

Bridgetown ©
Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Bridgetown is known for wildlife, beaches, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Harrison's Cave., head outdoors with The Boatyard, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bathsheba Beach, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Mount Gay Visitor Centre.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bridgetown itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Montego Bay to Bridgetown takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Montego Bay to Bridgetown due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Montego Bay in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Bridgetown: temperatures range from 86°F by day to 78°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Noord.

Things to do in Bridgetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Saint Joseph Parish, Saint Thomas Parish, Gun Hill Signal Station, Sunbury Plantation House
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Hunte's Gardens ©
Hunte's Gardens
Harrison's Cave. ©
Harrison's Cave.
Boat Tours & Water Sports

3
nights
Noord, Aruba

Noord itineraries allow for cultural exploration and adventure tourism, as the most populous and visited town on the island.
Take a break from Noord with a short trip to Baby Beach in San Nicolas, about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: stroll through Eagle Beach, enjoy the sea views from California Lighthouse, see Off-Road Tours, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Noord online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Bridgetown to Noord in 7 hours. June in Noord sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 80°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Noord

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Baby Beach, Eagle Beach
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Off-Road Tours
Eagle Beach ©
Eagle Beach
Baby Beach ©
Baby Beach

2
nights
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Alcazar de Colon, then admire the masterpieces at Amber Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Zona Colonial. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at The 3 Eyes National Park, steep yourself in history at Fortaleza Ozama, then contemplate the long history of Palacio Consistorial, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral Primada de America, and finally make a trip to Parque Duarte.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Santo Domingo trip itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Noord to Santo Domingo in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America
Fortaleza Ozama ©
Fortaleza Ozama
Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon

3
nights
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Punta Cana ©
In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
Punta Cana is known for beaches, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Bavaro Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Hoyo Azul, stop by Nino's Liquors, and stroll through Macao Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Punta Cana online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Santo Domingo to Punta Cana in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. In June in Punta Cana, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nassau.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Swim with Dolphins
Macao Beach ©
Macao Beach

3
nights
Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau ©
On a trip to Nassau you can immerse yourself in a dynamic city atmosphere or spend your days lazing on the soft golden sands.
On the 25th (Fri), observe the fascinating underwater world at Marine Habitat at Atlantis and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cabbage Beach. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get your game on at Jetline Simulation Bahamas, then try your luck at Atlantis Casino, and then head off the coast to Blue Lagoon Island.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Nassau tour planner.

You can fly from Punta Cana to Nassau in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Punta Cana to Nassau due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Nassau can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Paradise Island
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Marine Habitat at Atlantis ©
Marine Habitat at Atlantis
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Cabbage Beach ©
Cabbage Beach

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