Canadian travel agents invited to register for Jamaica 2014 fams

TORONTO — The Jamaica Tourist Board in Canada is inviting agents to register for upcoming 2014 FAMs.

These trips will be a great opportunity for agents to brush up on their island knowledge and encourage clients to make the trip. Jamaica is particularly hot this year, and it’s not just the weather – reggae beats, jerk flavours, colourful festivals and the widest variety of visitor attractions in the Caribbean are guaranteed to add some spice to every visit.

The FAMs will visit Negril, Montego Bay and Ocho Rios.

FAMs depart via WestJet or Air Canada rouge from several major cities across Canada between May and November as follows:

• Toronto departures for five nights for $399 – May 22-27 (via WestJet), Sept. 18-23 (via WestJet), Sept. 26-Oct. 1 (via Air Canada rouge), Oct. 5-10 (via Air Canada rouge).

• Toronto departures for seven nights for $449 – Sept. 9-16 (via Air Canada rouge), Nov. 3-10 (via Air Canada rouge), Nov. 25-Dec. 2 (via Air Canada rouge).

• Ottawa departure for seven nights for $499 – Nov. 1-8 (via WestJet).

• Montreal departure for six nights for $499 – Nov. 3-9 (via WestJet).

• Montreal departures for seven nights for $499 – Sept. 8-15 (via Air Canada rouge), Oct. 27-Nov. 3 (via Air Canada rouge).

Cost includes return airline ticket, all meals, local transportation, sightseeing, all taxes and shared accommodation in a twin-bedded room. Please note that overnight hotel in Toronto, if required, will be the agent’s responsibility.

To apply, agents should visit: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/JTBFams2014. Application deadline is 31 days prior to departure.