JetAVIVA Journey 2012
April 22, 2012 - April 29, 2012
Meeting point:
New Orleans, LA
8 days
2,125 NM
Day 1 - Sunday, April 22: Brownsville → Merida, Mexico (521 NM) Palm Beach → Merida, Mexico (628 NM) New Orleans → Merida, Mexico (545 NM)

We will meet this morning at the airport for a detailed briefing before our flight to Merida. In addition to weather and safety, the international flying experience will be covered. Air Journey will do the eAPIS filing for all pilots.
Upon arrival, we will clear customs and immigration before transferring to the Hacienda Temozon.

We will end the day with a welcome cocktail and dinner. Dinner will be accompanied with Mariachi players.

Day 2 - Monday, April 23: Merida

In the morning we will enjoy a guided tour of the Maya site Uxmal.
The afternoon is at leisure to enjoy the pool, Spa or explore the tranquil grounds of this former sisal plantation.
Our tour guide will be available for the participants to schedule a swim in a nearby cenote (optional).

Hotel : Hacienda Temozon
Day 3 - Tuesday, April 24: Merida → Boscobel, Jamaica (735 NM)

Fly to Boscobel on the northern coast of Jamaica.
Our hotel for the next three nights, GoldenEye, overlooks the Caribbean Sea in the quiet village of Oracabessa Bay on Jamaica's north coast. A Jamaican retreat built by "James Bond" novelist Ian Fleming and where he penned all 14 of his famous "007" thrillers, this stunning 52-acre property remains home to secret coves, breathtaking private beaches, tropical forests and a singular lagoon.

Non motorized watersports - snorkeling, kayaking, paddle boarding and glass bottom boat - are included.

Day 4 - Wednesday, April 25: Boscobel

We'll visit Dolphin Cove, where we will see exotic birds and reptiles up close on the jungle trail as we walk through the rainforest to swim with the dolphins.
This afternoon we'll go bobsledding through the rainforest on custom designed, high-tech sleds. Enjoy a thrilling ride through dense tropical landscapes and coastal features on sleds the evoke Jamaica's Olympic team.
Dinner tonight at Firefly - the former home of playwright Noel Coward.

Day 5 - Thursday, April 26: Boscobel

Today is at leisure to relax at this tropical paradise or explore on your own. Optional watersports available include sailing, deep sea fishing, scuba diving and jet skiing.

Hotel : GoldenEye
Day 6 - Friday, April 27: Boscobel → Providenciales (335 NM)

Fly to Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos - a collection of 40 islands and cays of which only eight are inhabited.
The afternoon is at leisure.

Hotel : Grace Bay Club
Day 8 - Sunday, April 29: Providenciales → Fort Lauderdale (510 NM)

After breakfast, we will transfer to the airport for our flight to Florida.
Breakfast included