Ibiza Challenger 411

Welcome to the World’s Largest Photo Shoot & All Inclusive Networking Experience in Ibiza!

This Information will keep you up to date with important event details and itineraries. 

Please take the time to carefully read through the following information.

*IF YOU HAVEN'T AREADY... please send your flight itinerary information to: joel@theparadisechallenge.com.


AIRPORT: Ibiza Airport - IBZ

  • WHEN: May 3rd - May 9th (Friday - Thursday)

  • WHAT: All Inclusive Accommodations

  • WHERE: Cana Sylvia - Poligono 21 Parcela 200, 07819, Jésus

  • AIRPORT: When you come through customs walk out the terminal to the street and look for costa cafe it's on the airport drive way directly in front of Ibiza airport.


Joel Alvarez


Mariel Dolgicier


Steven France



Stay in contact: Make sure to download whatsapp and contact +1 786-287-5437 to be added to our group chat for current updates and details.

Ask your service provider about international plan to have service and data during your trip. Sim cards are available at local phone stores but we recommend your own service from the states.

Currency: The Euro is the currency in Ibiza, you can exchange your dollars at the airport. If you plan to shop or venture off on your own please make sure to bring some money but all major credit cards are accepted. (make sure to notify your bank you will be traveling so you cards are not blocked for suspicious activity

Identifications: A valid Passport is required for International travel to Ibiza. A valid driver license or government issue ID is also needed to complete proper model and photographer releases so please bring both.  
Your luggage and ALL personal belongings are subject to search during customs clearance. To reduce your chance of delays, PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY. Familiarize yourself with Ibiza (Spain) laws and protocols before your trip. 


Americans: Passport valid for period of intended stay and a return ticket or proof of onward travel. 90 days

UK nationals: UK citizens must hold a passport, but no visa is required for a maximum stay of 90 days.

Canadians: Canadians require a passport valid for period of intended stay and a return ticket or proof of onward travel. No visa is required for a stay of up to three months. 

South Africans: South Africans should apply in advance for a visa to enter Spain. Passports should be valid for at least three months beyond expiry date of visa. 

Australians: Australian citizens require a passport valid for at least period of intended stay. No visa is required for stays of up to 90 days.

New Zealanders: New Zealand nationals require a passport valid for the period of intended stay, but no visa is necessary for a stay of up to three months. 

Irish nationals: Irish nationals require a valid passport, but a visa is not necessary for a stay of up to three months.

Passport/Visa Note: The borderless region known as the Schengen area includes the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain and Sweden. All these countries issue a standard Schengen visa that allows the holder to travel freely within the borders of all. Non-EU nationals must hold a return or onward ticket. All visitors may be asked for proof of financial means for their stay in Spain.

Note: Passport and visa requirements are liable to change at short notice. Travellers are advised to check their entry requirements with their embassy or consulate...


BE PREPARED! Make sure to pack the following items and make the proper preparations before your trip.


  • 2 Forms of ID!  Passport is required for International travel to Ibiza.

  • Wardrobe: Several Swimsuits, cover ups, resort wear and accessories including jewelry, sunglasses, hats, etc.

  • Heels: Several pairs of heels. (Black, Nude, etc... NO clear heels.)

  • Nails: For Hands and Toes: No loud color polishes. Neutrals, nudes and blush only.

  • Body: All personal hygiene items (toothbrush, hairbrush, deodorant, etc.) Body oil for swimwear shoots. Sunblock. Avoid spray tan and unnatural tanning skin colors.

  • Beauty: Bring any needed makeup, lashes, etc. for all of your shoots.

  • Makeup and Hair Team will be available on site at affordable prices:

    • Make sure to schedule your appointments on location. Cash payment.

  • Packing: Bring enough for One Large Suit Case. Do Not Overpack!

LODGING. Be respectful of your roommate(s). You may be in a room with one other person. Respect their personal items, hygiene, and personal space.


Bring everything you need to capture you best images but only bring the necessary items. Do Not Overpack. Doing so will make it difficult to clear customs.


  • 2 Forms of ID!  Passport is required for International travel to Jamaica.

  • Equipment:

    • Try to maintain portable as we do hike to locations. 

    • Camera, Lenses, Flashes, Batteries, Chargers, etc... Please make sure to Label ALL of your equipment! Paradise Challenge is not responsible for lost, misplaced or damaged equipment.

    • Make sure to provide documentation for all your equipment. It may be subject for review by customs. 

Trip ItInerary

Friday, May 3rd

Arrivals all day

4pm Check in 

-Food and Snacks at villa

-Explore the property (shoots are welcome)

8pm Dinner 

-Orientation and release forms

-Schedules will be provide

-Paradise Challenge bikinis by Graffinis Swimwear to the first time models

Saturday, May 4th

8-11am Breakfast

-Jet lag recovery day at the Villa

2pm Load Vans for departure Punta Galera

2pm Lunch on location 

8pm Depart Punta Galera return to villa

10pm Dinner at  Villa

Sunday, May 5th

8-11am Breakfast

-Jet lag recovery day and shoot at the Villa

2pm Lunch at Villa

4pm Load vans

5pm Zoo Project Opening Party

8pm Sunset Drum circles - the drums will be going one all day but we will collectively gather around the drums at 8pm for the full experince

9:30pm Dinner at Villa

Monday, May 6th

7-10am Breakfast at villa

12 Noon Load vans for departure to Ibiza town/ ferry to Formentera. (ferry optional)

1pm Ferry to Formentera Beach -(bring money if you wish to order food and drinks on the beach)

2pm Shoot at Formentera Beach 

7pm Depart Formentera Beach and return to Ibiza town

9pm Traditional Spanish Dinner at Villa with Special Guest Chef Alex Coto

Tuesday, May 7th

7-9am Breakfast

2pm Load Vans for departure Cala Comte

2pm Lunch on location

8pm Depart Cala Comte return to villa

10pm Dinner at  Villa

8pm Sponsored Dinner 

Wednesday, May 8th

8-10am Breakfast at villa

12 Noon Load vans for departure to Atlantis. (Atlantis is the most challenging but most breathtaking location of them all. This is a 750 meter hike down to the beach called the Eye of the Mediterranean where Arabian pirates have carved out the landscape to excavate the stone for their forts and walls, then a hike back up to the cars on to of the mountain. we have done this hike every year with the whole group and every says the same, IT"S WORTH IT. 

1pm Hike and Shoot at Atlantis

2pm Lunch on location - everyone will carry their own lunch and bottle water, we will have extra water on vans and snacks on location. 

8pm Hike back depart Atlantis return to villa

10pm  Dinner at in the city

1am Pasha Paradise Challenge closing Party

Thursday, May 9th

11am Checkout


-Breakfast is served 7am to 10am

-Lunch is usually served on shoot location around 2pm

- the villa is always open for shoots

-Dinner times may vary but usually after 8pm

-Snacks and food aways available

-Hair and make up will be scheduled with Christina usually starts at 5am

-All locations, times and activities subject to change at any time. 

-A social media post schedule will be provided to give shout outs and use the proper tags for our sponsored cars yachts, dinners and nightlife. it is very important to us that we give the sponsors proper recognition and exposure for their generosity and accommodations for our group. 

Check out our Sponsors on Instagram Below:





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