15 days in Caribbean Itinerary

15 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  12 h 45 min
1
Varadero, Cuba
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Havana, Cuba
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Montego Bay, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  11 h 15 min
5
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
— 1 night
Fly + Taxi:  2 h
6
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Manchester, United Kingdom

2
nights
Varadero, Cuba

Varadero ©
One of the largest resort towns in the Caribbean, Varadero boasts a 20 km (12 mi) long stretch of sand, lined with hotels and all-inclusive resorts.
Get out of town with these interesting Varadero side-trips: Matanzas (Pharmaceutical Museum & Cuevas de Bellamar). The adventure continues: stroll through Varadero Beach, make a trip to Parque Central, see the interesting displays at House of Rum, and kick back and relax at Coral Beach - Playa Coral.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Varadero trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Varadero is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Varadero is minus 5 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in April; daily highs in Varadero reach 36°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Havana.

Things to do in Varadero

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Matanzas
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Varadero Beach ©
Varadero Beach
Pharmaceutical Museum ©
Pharmaceutical Museum
Cuevas de Bellamar ©
Cuevas de Bellamar

2
nights
Havana, Cuba

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Old Havana, then don't miss a visit to Malecón of Havana, and then make a trip to El Capitolio. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Revolution (Museo de la Revolucion), then don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral, then make a trip to Plaza de Armas, and finally steep yourself in history at Old Square (Plaza Vieja).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Havana trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Varadero to Havana takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of taxi and train. April in Havana sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Montego Bay.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites Museums
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Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Old Havana ©
Old Havana
Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral

2
nights
Montego Bay, Jamaica

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Rose Hall Great House, don't miss a visit to Hip Strip, and then kick back and relax at Doctor's Cave Beach. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Cinnamon Hill Golf Course and then get outside with Outdoor Activities.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Montego Bay trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Havana to Montego Bay in 6 hours. Traveling from Havana in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 28°C in Montego Bay. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Ocho Rios.

Things to do in Montego Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Doctor's Cave Beach ©
Doctor's Cave Beach
Rose Hall Great House ©
Rose Hall Great House

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, take in the dramatic scenery at Dunn's River Falls and Park, and then admire the sheer force of Blue Hole. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bamboo Beach Club.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Ocho Rios attractions website.

Getting from Montego Bay to Ocho Rios by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. April in Ocho Rios sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Ocho Rios

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Dunn's River Falls and Park ©
Dunn's River Falls and Park
Horseback Riding Tours
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church ©
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church

1
night
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.
On the 14th (Tue), kick back and relax at Bavaro Beach and then get interesting insight from Tours. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Macao Beach and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Punta Cana trip planning website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Ocho Rios to Punta Cana in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Punta Cana are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Tours Beaches
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Swim with Dolphins
Zipline

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Primada de America and then make a trip to Zona Colonial. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at The 3 Eyes National Park, then explore the historical opulence of Alcazar de Colon, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Santo Domingo vacation builder site.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Punta Cana to Santo Domingo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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The 3 Eyes National Park ©
The 3 Eyes National Park
Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial

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