When to Go

High Season (mid-Dec–mid-Apr)

  • Dry season throughout most of the region.
  • Higher demand for hotels; rates increase by 25% to 50%.
  • Significantly more tourists in the most popular destinations.

High Season Peak (holidays)

  • Includes Christmas, New Year and Easter week.
  • Hotel rates may be up to double the normal rates.
  • Resorts, festival towns and beaches are crowded with national vacationers.

Low Season (mid-Apr–early Dec)

  • Rainy season in most of the region; hurricane season between June and November.
  • Many destinations can still be enjoyed – check regional climates.
  • Accommodations and resorts are better priced.