Know Before You Go
Here is some basic information that is good to know if you are traveling to Jamaica. For more specific information visit our Jamaica Resource Center.
Jamaica has a warm tropical climate with an average high temperature of 92F. Days are sunny with an occasional thunderstorm.
Jamaica's currency is the Jamaican dollar, although U.S. currency is often accepted. For the current exchange rate, click here.
- Passport Requirements
All U.S. citizens need a current passport to travel to Jamaica. For more information, visit the State Department Passport page.
The water is safe to drink in Jamaica. Bottled mountain spring water is also sold in Jamaica.
- Medical Assistance
Medical facilities are located in all of our destinations. Check your travel documents or call us for more information.
Taxi is the best form of transportation around town. Look for red license plates, which indicates an officially licensed taxi.