(BPT) – Discover Negril’s Seven Mile Beach
Soft white sand, crystal clear water and the serene sound of the waves create the perfect beach day at Negril’s world-renowned Seven Mile Beach. Relax against a backdrop of swaying palm trees while enjoying a refreshing rum cocktail. With first-class amenities and an array of exciting water activities from jet skiing to kayaking and snorkeling, you’ll soon realize that you’ve discovered the most beautiful beach on earth.
Ride a Bobsled at Mystic Mountain
Located in the lush rain forest of Ocho Rios, Mystic Mountain is a nature theme park among lush greenery with a range of adventure-inspired rides suited for the whole family. The park features a famous bobsled ride that allows riders to steer their own bobsleigh at thrilling speeds, zipline courses, waterslides and panoramic views of the coast from a chairlift canopy ride.
Become a Chef at Yaaman Adventure Park
This Ocho Rios attraction combines adventure, culture and nature. Begin your day at Yaaman Adventure Park with a jitney ride through the middle of the rainforest followed by a diverse array of attractions to choose from including a Mud Buggy Ride, a Segway Excursion, a Camel Ride and an afternoon learning to cook your own authentic Jamaican meal with a Flavours of Jamaica Cooking Tour.
Taste the Spice of Jamaica at Joy Spence Appleton Rum Estate Experience
In the heart of Jamaica, discover the Joy Spence Appleton Rum Estate Experience; swirl your glass of rum around and experience a multi-sensory immersion to learn about the world-famous Appleton Estate Jamaican Rum range. Visitors will explore the process of making rum and learn about rum’s history from the 18th century through the present. Reduced tour sizes and private tours are available.
Swim Through the Glistening Waters at Luminous Lagoon
An enchanting natural wonder in Jamaica, the famous Luminous Lagoon is a glistening body of fresh water that glows the brightest by night. Jamaica’s only natural nighttime attraction, visitors can swim through the phosphorescent lagoon, which is filled with microorganisms that glow at night, giving off a luminous effect. This natural phenomenon is only found in four locations in the world but shines the brightest in Jamaica.
Visit the Legendary Rose Hall Great House
Immerse yourself in the heritage of the island as you learn about the lifestyle of the European bourgeoisie in the isles of the Caribbean in the Eighteenth Century. The tale of Annie Palmer, the famed White Witch of Rose Hall Great House, is sure to spook and delight. Nature enthusiasts can explore the beautiful tropical gardens surrounding the property. Reduced tour sizes and private tours are available.
Raft on Rio Grande for a Unique Jamaican Experience
Rafting on the Rio Grande in Portland is truly a one-of-a-kind Jamaican experience that allows you to relax and unplug in nature, glide down the river and take in the lush landscape aboard a bamboo raft. Travelers can personalize their tour with the addition of a lunch stop or break for swimming in one of the largest rivers in Jamaica. The tour begins at “Rafters Rest” followed by a 2- to 3-hour excursion down the waters of Rio Grande.
Climb Up the Waterfalls at Dunn’s River Falls
The adventure begins at Dunn’s River Falls & Park as you climb exhilarating waterfalls that cascade over limestone ledges and pour into the ocean. A jewel of the Caribbean and one of Jamaica’s national and natural treasures, Dunn’s River Falls extends more than 600 feet across with lagoons interspersed on the climb. At the foot of the falls, the Dunn’s River Falls Beach provides spectacular views of the cascading waterfalls. Sit back, relax and take it all in.
Feel the Rhythm at the Bob Marley Museum
Once home to Bob Marley, this museum provides a fascinating glimpse into the life of the king of reggae. At the Bob Marley Museum, feel the rhythm of reggae with his favorite guitar still sitting beside his bed, articles of his beloved clothing and the One Love Café featuring many of Marley’s favorite dishes. All visits include hour-long tours and screenings of a 20-minute informational film.
Explore the Blue Mountains at Craighton Estate
Follow the misty paths of the Blue Mountains where some of the world’s most sought-after coffee is grown. Smell the irresistible aroma of the world-famous Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee as you tour the Craighton Estate and walk through the working coffee farm and historic great house. Learn about the history of Jamaica’s coffee production, experience the caffeine jolt of Blue Mountain Coffee during a coffee-tasting session, and learn how you can recreate the famous brew at home.