Caribbean Travel Deals

The Caribbean is rich in culture, history and unforgettable adventures. From all-inclusive resorts to a cruise to the Bahamas, this tropical paradise has something for everyone and every budget.

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The Caribbean. The name itself conjures images of beautiful white beaches, clear blue waters and a rich culture. It’s the perfect destination for amazing resort-style vacations.

Whether you envision a romantic getaway at an adults-only resort, an all-inclusive vacation package for the whole family or a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, the Caribbean offers unlimited possibilities.

To help plan your dream Caribbean vacation, browse the latest information on resort deals, cruises, airfare, unique sightseeing experiences and more.

Caribbean travel deals: resorts and hotels

Perhaps no country embodies the Caribbean vibe—iconic beaches, wonderful weather year-round, easygoing culture, world-class resorts—better than Jamaica.

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One such place is Montego Bay (above), a hub for travelers to Jamaica. Its airport is one of the country’s main destinations for air travel, where vacationers connect with short flights or bus rides to resorts in popular coastal regions like Negril or Ocho Rios. More than a waypoint, Montego Bay itself boasts diverse vacation offerings at unforgettable locations.

With a AAA Four Diamond designation, Breathless Montego Bay is an upscale adults-only resort where romance, relaxation and fun share top billing. You’ll enjoy fine dining and casual restaurants, an active nightlife and spectacular ocean views. The resort also boasts an extravagant spa that offers massages, facial treatments and hydrotherapy. Stay at Breathless Montego Bay for as little as $730 a night.

If the Caribbean vacation of your dreams includes the entire family, consider the Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, also situated on the outskirts of Montego Bay. The all-inclusive resort offers a world-class vacation experience for children and adults alike.

Kids will love the Sugar Mill Falls water park, with its waterfalls, 280-foot slide and lazy river. Parents can work up a sweat playing tennis or beach volleyball and then relax by the ocean or pool.

The resort also offers golf packages at the championship Cinnamon Hill Golf Course,  considered one of the top courses in Jamaica. Stay at Rose Hall Resort & Spa for less than $400 per room nightly.

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Cancún (above), situated on Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula, is another mainstay for Caribbean vacations. There are seemingly countless hotels and resorts in Cancún —and price points suitable for a range of budgets.

One popular resort is the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancún.  The all-inclusive luxury resort is ideal for a romantic getaway or a family vacation. Amenities and activities include exquisite dining, a wellness spa, swimming and golf.

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Families particularly enjoy kayaking and snorkeling around the nearby coral reef—the second-largest in the world. It’s a truly stunning experience. Stay at the Grand Fiesta Americana Coral Beach Cancún for as little as $490 a night.

While in  Cancún, you’ll want to explore nearby rainforests and historic sites, including ancient Mayan ruins. You may also want to book a visit to the Interactive Aquarium Cancun in La Isla Shopping Village.

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The Dominican Republic (above) is fast becoming a top  destination, and resort towns like Punta Cana make it one of the most popular places for a Caribbean vacation.

Garden Suites by Melia is one of among several all-inclusive resorts designed with both couples and families in mind. It features an array of amenities and activities, from beautiful swimming pools and beach access to golf and outstanding dining options.

Set on the white sands of beautiful Bavaro Beach, Garden Suites by Melia offers a quintessential Caribbean vacation experience for as little as $375 a night.

Caribbean travel deals: airfare

Flights into the Caribbean vary in cost and complexity—expect connecting flights and possible layovers. Getting to remote areas may even require specialty flights on small airlines.

But many countries in the Caribbean are easily accessible. AAA Travel Agents can help you find the best airfare deals.

Caribbean travel deals: cruises

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When it comes to cruising, you can’t go wrong with travel to Jamaica, Cancún and the Dominican Republic. And let’s not forget the Bahamas, Puerto Rico and Antigua. In fact, you may find it difficult to choose a single vacation destination.

Your AAA Travel Agent can help make your cruise search easy. Ranging in duration and price, these cruise options offer multiple ways to see a swath of the Caribbean and its various island settings.

Caribbean Travel Deals: Things to Do

Anywhere you turn in the Caribbean, you can find amazing opportunities for recreation and adventure. From soaking up sun and hiking scenic trails to exploring the wonders of the ocean life, there’s no shortage of ways to spend your Caribbean vacation.

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For many Caribbean visitors, snorkeling is a must, and AAA can help you find fun and affordable snorkeling adventures. For example, you stay might include the unforgettable experience of snorkeling and swimming with sea turtles on a unique day trip to a beautiful secluded bay. Tickets for the excursion start at $250.

Or the Dunn’s River Falls Party Cruise in Jamaica, which includes snorkeling followed by a hike up the famed Dunn’s River Falls near Ocho Rios. Back on the boat, you’ll enjoy music and a lively party atmosphere to round out the day. Reserve a spot for as low as $134 per person.


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Rainforests abound in the Caribbean, making the region as ecologically important as it is a unique destination for adventure.

There are many rainforest hikes and tours to consider like this rainforest hike from San Juan. Rated “moderately difficult,” the route takes adventurers through El Yunque Rainforest (above) in Puerto Rico  to the Mt. Britton observation tower, where majestic views await. The excursion is roughly four hours and tickets start at $125.


Lush greenery, great year-round weather and beautiful views make the Caribbean a top destination for golf. Whether you’re a seasoned, low-handicap golfer or new to the sport, the Caribbean offers an array of golf packages to fit your skill-level and budget.

At the La Cana Golf Club in Punta Cana, one of the top courses in the Caribbean, experience 27 holes, including 14 with ocean views. Comprehensive packages including transportation and driving range practice start at $275.

White-sand Beaches

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While golf, hikes and snorkeling can elevate your Caribbean vacation, arguably the most memorable activity is spending time on the region’s unforgettable white-sand beaches. Whether you enjoy long walks, beach volleyball or just soaking up the sun, the Caribbean boasts some of the world’s most beautiful stretches of sand and surf for you to enjoy.

Among the most pristine white-sand beaches is the Divi section of Aruba. Consider a stay at Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort, starting at $413 a night.

To the north lies Jamaica. Along its seven-mile stretch of white-sand beaches in Negril, you can find a range of packages for a trip. One of the most popular properties in the region is the Royalton Negril, a luxury all-inclusive resort with rooms for a weeklong stay this starting at $471 a night.

Explore AAA Caribbean travel deals

Whether you envision romantic time away from the day-to-day grind or a once-in-a-lifetime family adventure, your Caribbean vacation awaits. We want to help get you there. Get one-stop planning tips and info from AAA. You’ll find diverse options to fulfill your vision of an unforgettable vacation—and to meet your budget.

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