Whether you're a fan of Bob Marley or just want to see the real Jamaica, this one's a must. There's a trip to the music legend's home and burial place and a delicious lunch at a jerk restaurant too.You'll start with a scenic drive through St. Ann. Known as the ‘garden parish' it's a beautiful area of lush mountains and villages. Climbing up the slopes, you'll head for Nine Miles, the village where Marley was born in 1945. Here, you'll visit his old home, which is now a museum. Wander round viewing the memorabilia as your Rasta guide offers snippets about the reggae king's life before visiting the mausoleum where the musician is laid to rest.After paying your respects, you'll end the afternoon with a tasty local lunch at Scotchies Jerk Centre – voted by Trip Advisor as one of the top things to do in Jamaica.
As one of the largest islands in the Caribbean, Jamaica packs a punch in the natural beauty stakes. On this trip, you'll get to visit two of her knockout spots in just one day. Make a Tarzan-like rope swing splash into the exotic Blue Hole springs before making the trek up Dunn's River Falls – the nation's number one natural attraction.
Explore the Jamaican rainforest on this 4x4 tour at Mystic Mountain. The adventure kicks off straight away as you hop on the Sky Explorer chairlift to take you 700ft above sea level to the park. Then, you'll take to the wheel of an eco-friendly four-wheeler, whizzing through meandering mud trails and taking in views of the scenic mountain side. And what's more, you'll have the chance to swing through the tree tops on Anancy's Web rope course, too.
When it comes to bucket list experiences, Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios wears the crown. Set across a whopping five acres of tropical rainforest, its natural cove makes it a perfect habitat for dolphins to thrive. Choose from a range of packages, all with lunch, drinks and use of the infinity pool guaranteed. Options include:Admission - watch dolphins play, interaction with stingrays, Jungle Trail, buffet lunch with drinks, infinity poolEncounter - admission benefits, small interaction with one dolphinSwim Adventure - admission benefits, small interaction and swim with one dolphin Royal Swim - admission benefits, interaction and swim with two dolphins
Yaaman Adventure Park serves up a full menu of thrills alongside authentic Jamaican cuisine. Tear through tropical jungle on a powerful ATV before a refreshing swim in a secret river. And when it's time to take a break, tuck into tasty jerk chicken and a cool cocktail courtesy of a cooking class by the on-site chef.
This is a very unique and rare combination whether you are from the cruise ship or stopover, where you get to do horseback riding plus any one of four River Rapid activities, the white sand Bengal Beach and lunch on the same day at a minimal cost.
Jamaica's longest river, Black River, is a tropical wildlife haven. Spend time on its waters with this private full-day tour, taking in ancient mangrove swamps and prehistoric crocodiles and having a refreshing dip in the waterfall pools of the famous YS Falls. Learn about the ecosystem's specific wildlife from your local guide and round the day off with a tasty lunch.