Balmy beach days and rum-fuelled nights
Montego Bay is a Caribbean postcard of sugary sands and coconut palms. The port is also a cruise route classic, so expect plenty in the way of beach clubhouses and cocktail bars.
Flight time from the UK to Jamaica is approximately 9 hours 45 minutes.
The island basks in sunshine for most of the year, with highs usually hovering in the high 20s and early 30s. The best time to visit Jamaica is between December and April, although you can still expect plenty of sunshine in the 'rainy' months between May and November.
UK visitors don't need a visa for Jamaica (unless you're planning on staying for longer than 90 days).
The official language of Jamaica is English.
When travelling to Jamaica, the following immunisations are recommended: hepatitis A, typhoid and polio. All routine immunisations should be up to date. For full details, please contact your GP.