Best Winter Family Vacations With Kids
Wondering where to go while planning for your family winter vacation this year? With the holidays fast approaching and the weather starting to get chilly, it’s high time you started planning towards taking a family vacation to Jamaica, the most beautiful island nation in on the Caribbean, ideal for winter family vacations.
If you envision lounging in the sun, kids splashing in the beautiful ocean waters, and enjoying the cool ocean breeze while sipping your favorite cocktail, book your next trip to Jamaica. For moms and pops looking to escape the real stress of life, Jamaica Oceanview Villas offers an all-inclusive vacation option to make your trip an adventure to cherish for a lifetime.
For the adventurous, Jamaica is home to plenty of adrenaline pumping activities including zip lines, hiking to the top of the waterfalls and a Jamaican bobsled run to zoom down at high speeds.
And more importantly, don’t forget to get up close with locals to learn more about the country’s rich culture and traditions. Let your tour guide take you to the best attractions on the island. Appreciate the stellar weather of winter and enjoy every minute of your stay in Jamaica until you’re ready to go back home.
Pleasant Tropical Weather
Visitors in Jamaica will enjoy a warm, pleasant atmosphere of the Caribbean throughout the year, with temperatures averaging between 71 degrees – 88 degrees. Occasional winds and temperature dips in the early hours of the day and late evening provide an enjoyable chill for travelers.
One of the reasons why millions of travelers flock to Jamaica during the winter season is because of the friendly weather. Families enjoy winter vacation devoid of rainfall. No doubt, a summer vacation with family promises loads of fun and entertainment, but it comes with a brief, daily mist.
The beaches in Jamaica stay open for visitors all year round. Rest assured that the magnificent landscapes and the beautiful ocean waters will welcome you regardless of travel season, ideal for kayaking, snorkeling, and other island activities.
If you want to learn more about the rich cultural heritage in Jamaica, plenty of opportunities await you during the winter season.
Jamaican Jazz & Blues Festival
Jamaica plays host to the annual Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival held late January running through to early February. The 3-day festival is packed with a host of activities and live performances. It’s sure to get you up on your feet.
Carnival in Jamaica
Carnival in Jamaica is filled with amazing Caribbean attractions. Locally known as Bacchanal, Carnival is held from March to April. During this time, the island comes alive with plenty of activities including parades and local performers. The highlight of the event is the “socacise” a blend of exercise, dance and calypso soul music.
When most people think of a vacation to Jamaica, they think of tropical beaches. There is more to Jamaica than the beaches. There is more than enough adventures and activities for the family. The Mystic Mountain, Dunn’s River Falls, the Chukka Adventure’s Good Hope – the list of attractions is endless.
To get the most out of your trip to the Mystic Mountain in Jamaica, visit on a clear day – the views from the top are stunning. Generally, your tour starts at the bottom of the mountain where the Sky Explorer is waiting to take you on a short ride to the mountain summit which stands at about 700 feet. From the top of the mountain, you can enjoy spectacular views of the rainforest, Ocho Rios, the ocean, and other surrounding areas.
Families can now catch great views of colorful birds and butterflies as they journey across the rainforest. Highlights of the Mystic Mountain Jamaica are the hummingbird garden, an open-air museum, and a nature trail.
Don’t miss the mountain coasters with your kids in the mountains as it promises a rewarding experience. The experience is available for kids aged 6 and above so rest assured that the Mystic Mountain caters to the needs of the entire family.
Dunn’s River Falls
Another experience that will make you want to revisit Jamaica is hiking up the Dunn’s River Falls – it’s an experience like no other. Feel the flowing river run over your feet as you hike the falls. The climb takes on average 50 minutes. Due to its spectacular beauty, the Dunn’s River Falls draws millions of visitors year round. Regardless of its busy state, the views of the falls are nothing short of amazing.
Kids aged five years and below can stay back with a family member while parents and older siblings complete the climb. For kids who are unable to make the climb, the splash pad located close to the parking lot will keep them entertained.
Chukka Good Hope
Located between Montego Bay and Ocho Rios, Chukka Good Hope is home to loads of adventures ideal for kids age 6 and up. Enjoy a leisure float down the Martha Brae River, fly over the river through the zip lines or try the adrenaline pumping aerial adventure course. After a long day of pleasurable activities, relax by the poolside.
In Jamaica, there are lots of interesting activities for the whole family to enjoy together.
Enjoy Your Winter Vacation in Jamaica At Villa Serenity.
When you’re looking for the best family vacations in the Caribbean, there’s no place better than Villa Serenity. Where your family vacations offer something for everyone, from unlimited land and water sports to gourmet dining choices for every palate.
Grown-ups will enjoy the bar serving premium brand liquors, while the Kids swim in private pool, play Xbox, Wii, Game tables.
You would love some time off.
The villa staff are caring and will play with and care for your children. it’ll feel like your kids are in the loving hands of a family member who just wants to spoil them.