NEW YORK -- Alken Tours packaged several Caribbean music and film
festivals into land programs that cover accommodations, transfers,
taxes and service charges.
To highlight the 11th annual Barbados Jazz Festival, set for
Jan. 12 to 18, Alken has three- and seven-night packages with seven
hotels. Starting prices (not including air fare) range from $252
and $588, respectively.
Sample add-on roundtrip coach air fares to Barbados are $514,
New York; $480, Philadelphia; $515, Boston; and $516,
Air Jamaica's seventh annual Jazz & Blues Festival, set for
Jan. 22 to 25, also has seven three-night hotel programs, with
rates from $154 per person, double, for accommodations, transfers,
tax and service charges. Sample add-on fares also are available
from eight Air Jamaica U.S. gateways.
To tie in with the current Disney hit, "Pirates of the
Caribbean," the operator has a six-night pirate package priced from
$1,899 per person, double.
The rate includes roundtrip air from New York, three nights at
Young Island Resort on St. Vincent, three nights at Friendship Bay
Hotel on Bequia, an island tour of St. Vincent, a one-day dive on
Bequia, transfers, taxes and service charges.
For details, visit www.alkentours.com or call (800) 221-6686.