Jamaica is home to nearly 3 million people. Best known for its beaches, reggae music and Olympic track medalists, Jamaica heavily relies upon tourism. Despite attracting nearly 1 million tourists every year, Jamaica’s economy faces many deep rooted challenges to growth. Soles4Souls has been traveling to Jamaica since 2012, providing new shoes to schools in and around the Montego Bay area.
This trip is available for ages 10 years and older. Those under 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult. Price does not include domestic or international airfare.
Day 1 – Arrive in Montego Bay, journey 5 minutes to Verney House Hotel to settle-in, meet fellow travel buddies and rest up for a beautiful week of service
Day 2 – Meet and play with the locals while giving the gift of new shoes.
Day 3 – Enjoy an immersive cultural excursion (example: climb Dunn’s River Waterfalls or visit Negril’s 7-mile beautiful beach). We’ll end the evening with some market shopping.
Day 4 – Experience a fun-filled day distributing shoes.
Day 7 – Participate in an unforgettable activity before departing to the airport.
*This sample itinerary will change between now and the trip depending on our group and in-country partner’s availability. S4S will provide a final itinerary closer to the trip.
Cost varies upon destination. They typically cost between $1,500 – $2,750. All payments and donations for trips are tax deductable.