Jamaica Carnival: Apr 20th –  Apr 26th 2022.

  • Enjoy Jamaica Carnival on the streets of New Kingston, Jamaica; the land of Bob Marley and Usain Bolt.
  • Have fun at the world famous Dunn’s River Falls.

Our customisable experiences are designed for persons who:

  • are too busy and you don’t have time to plan anything.
  •  want to experience everything Carnival.
  • do not have a clue about what to do.
  • are just “lazy”.

What’s included in this experience?

Included in our Ultimate Jamaica Carnival 2022 experience which is designed to get the most from your visit. You can customise your experience further  by logging into your Soca Islands account.

Your choice of single, double, triple or quad occupancy rooms at the Courtyard Marriott, The Knutsford Court, or Pulse Room at Trafalgar.

Airport Transfers and Ground Transportation
Pick-up from and, drop-off to Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) only. We arrange daily transportation (private and group) from your accommodation to the events on your itinerary. Additional transportation services are available on request.

We do not include the flights, but we will help you to book the best fight based on your location. No matter where you are flying from we will help you pick the best connections to join the tour on time.

Backline Carnival Costume
Choose from Xodus, Xaymaca, or Bacchanal JA. You have the choice of upgrading to a frontline version of your favourite section, or partying with a different band.

J’ouvert Morning Experience
Choose from Caesar’s Army AM Bush, or Bacchanal JA J’ouvert.

Island Tour
Visit sites around New Kingston like Devon’s House Bob Marley Museum, and Emancipation Park. We also take a road trip to Ocho Rios where we climb Dunn’s River Falls and take a dive into Blue Hole Lagoon.

Fete Tickets
The following events are included with our ultimate Trinidad Carnival experience: I Love Soca; Aloat Barge Party; Tribe Ignite; Illusions Back to Blue; _uck Work Jamaica; Frenchmen Bazodee All-Inclusive. You may choose to opt out of one or more of these events, or swap one or more for alternative events. Click here to download our guide to learn more about these events.

Add-ons (optional)
Enhance your experience by adding one or more of the following: Travel Insurance; Make-up services.

Jamaica Carnival Price details.

The price reflects the itinerary displayed on this page and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. During the trip-planning process, Soca Islands can customise your itinerary around your budget. Please be advised that flights are NOT included.

double occu. triple occu. quad occu.
Price per person $2,799 USD/per $2,680 USD/per $2,499 USD/per

This itinerary for Jamaica Carnival has been crafted by our team with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every aspect can be customised to your specific needs, budget and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day one: Arrival in Jamaica
You arrive on the beautiful island of Jamaica to begin your week of fun and no sleep. We pick you up from the Norman Manley International Airport and take you to your accommodation to get settled in.

Day one to four: Fete after fete after fete
We party… we gather the crew and party like it’s 1999. Here’s to team #nosleep.

Day four: J’ouvert Morning
Look how de sun now raising up. We head out early on Saturday morning to party with Caesar’s Army AM Bush. After that we head back to our accommodations to change and get ready for more feting.

Day five: Carnival Sunday (street parade)
The day we have all waited for has arrived. We put on our full costumes and get ready to pound the pavement to sound of sweet Soca music.

Day six: Island tour
Today we take in some of the sights in Jamaica. We spend the day in Ochie climbing Dunn’s River Falls and diving into Blue Hole…

Day seven: Depart Jamaica
We hug, cry and say our goodbyes, while reflecting on the memories created during the past seven days. We drop you off safely to the airport so you can catch your return flight. The tabanka is real.

Jamaica Carnival Payment plan.

Initial Deposit: 15%
Final Payment is due on or before February 20 2022

Soca Islands provides you with the most flexible payment plan making it super easy and affordable to book your Jamaica Carnival experience.

The down payment is paid when you officially sign up for a Soca Islands experience to secure your spot. When you make this first payment, it shows us your serious commitment to the experience and gives us the confidence to start booking all of your arrangements on your behalf.

  • 15% of the total cost of the experience must be paid immediately upon booking.
  • 25% of the total cost of the experience must be paid no later than 30 days after the date of your initial deposit.
  • 60% of the total cost of the booking must be paid no later than 60 days before the start date of your experience.
  • Bookings made between 90 and 60 days before the start date of the experience, 40% of the total cost of the booking must be paid upon booking.

Jamaica travel information.

Time Zone: GMT -05:00
Currency: Jamaica Dollar. 1USD = 120JMD

From each morning’s glorious sunrise until the sea swallows the sun at night, Jamaica presents a magnificent palette of experiences, a kaleidoscope of colors and sounds that make our island the most precious jewel in the Caribbean. We are a land of unique culture, engaging activities, breathtaking landscapes, and a warm, welcoming people.

The beat of reggae. The searing smell of jerk over the fire. The swizzle of rum in your glass. No place on earth provides the range of attractions and the cultural diversity that can be found here. No place on earth feels like it. No place on earth shines like it. Jamaica, the home of rhythm and sway.

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