Ocho Rios (Spanish for "Eight Rivers") is located on the northern coast of Jamaica--67 miles east of Montego Bay. Blue-green mountains, white-sand beaches, lilting breezes wafting across flower-adorned hillsides - Jamaica is a sensual feast. Stunning natural beauty and a unique society molded by British, African, Spanish and Asian influences make Jamaica an unforgettable port of call in the Caribbean. Ocho Rios is a superb slice of Jamaica. The area is named for its spectacular rivers and waterfalls, including famed Dunn's River Falls.
Jamaica's world-famous waterfall cascades 600 feet down a giant rock staircase to the Caribbean Sea. Climb to the top or use the adjacent walkways if you prefer not to get wet.
Explore the lush tropical jungles, waterfalls and sparkling pools of this beautifully landscaped garden and adjacent historical museum built on grounds dating back to British colonial times.
Venture away from commercial areas for a tour of one of Jamaica's historic Great Houses or plantation estates, where bananas, sugarcane, coffee and allspice are still cultivated today.
The exciting attraction which opened in 2008 serves up incredible views, and features the Sky Explorer Chairlift, Jamaican Bobsled ride, interesting displays, an infinity pool and a value-priced restaurant. Fun for the whole family!
This is an attraction not to be missed. Enjoy a journey along Jamaica's scenic coastline to the historic Martha Brae River where your 30-foot, two-seater bamboo raft is waiting.
Don't miss an unforgettable opportunity to interact with bottlenose dolphins at Dolphin Cove, a magnificent ocean-themed property. Interact with these playful mammals, learn training secrets and enjoy a host of water-related activities.
Shimmering turquoise waters, soft white sands and postcard-perfect views make the tranquil beaches of Ocho Rios some of the most sought-after sites on the island.
Zipping through the forest on a canopy tour, river tubing and traveling on a bobsled ride are some of Jamaica's favorite soft adventures.
Soar above the treetops on the Sky Explorer, an aerial chairlift, through the Mystic Mountain rainforest canopy. Disembark and enjoy the views, a swimming pool, educational displays, and local cuisine.
Enjoy clear blue water and reggae-style hospitality at Bamboo Beach Club. Relax in a beach chair, swim in the sea and watch the bartender's mixology demonstration accompanied by the DJ playing reggae beats. Lunch and house beverages included.
Mystical Reggae Hill, a lush, riverside hideaway, celebrates the island's cultural heritage, natural landscapes and lively music. Settle into a comfortable chair and feast on a freshly prepared gourmet lunch, listen to the sounds of reggae and dancehall tunes, refresh with exotic drinks, then cool off in the crystal-clear spring water.
Best of Ocho Rios: Rainforest Aerial Chairlift, Ragamuffin & Dunn's River Falls
4 hours | Ocho Rios | OCJ-325O C J - 3 2 5
Dunn's River Falls
Ascend to thrilling new heights at two of Ocho Rios's premier outdoor attractions in Ocho Rios. Ride the Sky Explorer over Mystic Mountain Rainforest and scale Dunn's River Falls to the top of the 600-foot waterfall.
Adventure enthusiasts will delight in two of Jamaica's most spectacular terrestrial wonders. Explore a labyrinth of limestone caves at Green Grotto Caves and climb 600-foot cascading Dunn's River Falls.
Spice up your culinary skills by learning the secrets of cooking authentic Jamaican cuisine at Yaaman Adventure Park, one of Jamaica's oldest estates. After your truly Jamaican lunch, soak up the views, shop for souvenirs, and feed the exotic and colorful birds in the large bird aviary.
Enjoy the VIP section at Bamboo Beach Club. Relax in a beach chair, swim in the sea and watch the bartender's mixology demonstration accompanied by the DJ playing reggae beats. Four course lunch and house beverages included.
Your passport to Great House Estate offers a multi-activity experience at this magnificent 2,000-acre, 18th-century estate, one of Jamaica's treasured landmarks. A guided walk introduces the heritage grounds, lush vegetation and tropical bird aviary. Enjoy access to the swimming pool and children's area, and savor an Appleton Estate Rum tasting experience.
Experience adrenaline-raising thrills with two hands-on adventures! First, put on your hiking boots for a 600-foot climb up Dunn's River Falls, one of Jamaica's most dazzling natural wonders. Then, get a bird's perspective as you soar through the air and walk across suspended jungle bridges positioned directly over the falls!
Aerial Chairlift, Bobsled, Ragamuffin & Dunn's River Falls
4.5 hours | Ocho Rios | OCJ-425O C J - 4 2 5
Dunn's River Falls
Gravity-defying adventure awaits on three thrilling Ocho Rios attractions. Ride the Sky Explorer 700 feet above the rainforest, bobsled down 3,280 feet of track, and climb the 600-foot Dunn's River Falls.
Shift your adrenaline into high gear with a wet and dirty dune buggy ride at Yaaman Adventure Park. Head off the beaten track in your comfortable two-seater and varoom your way through the tropical Jamaican woodlands. Enjoy photo stops of historic sights and learn a little about Jamaican flora.
Local Connections: Buggy Drive & Cooking Lesson at Yaaman Adventure Park with Local Chef
4 hours | Ocho Rios | OCJ-525O C J - 5 2 5
Designed for adventure seekers and gourmands! Stroll through a beautiful ornamental garden, become an expert local chef (as you prepare and feast on your freshly prepared Jamaican lunch), and feel the excitement of an off-road buggy ride through the magnificent tropical scenery during an excursion at Yaaman Adventure Park.
Dunn's River Falls Adventure and Bamboo Beach Club
6 hours | Ocho Rios | OCJ-285O C J - 2 8 5
Dunn's River Falls
Clasp hands and follow your guide up the limestone staircase of Jamaica's iconic waterfall, a 600-foot cascade that flows into plunge pools. Then relax on a private beach, tropical drink in hand, and savor a tasty lunch accompanied by reggae music at Bamboo Beach Club.
Climb to the top of Dunn's River Falls, the island's famed 600-foot cascade with natural rock steps and effervescent pools – the most popular attraction in Jamaica. Then, visit mystical Reggae Hill, where a freshly prepared gourmet lunch accompanied by live reggae music and exotic drinks is served up in a tranquil riverside setting.
Dunn's River Falls Adventure & Bamboo Beach Club VIP Experience
6 hours | Ocho Rios | OCJ-290O C J - 2 9 0
Dunn's River Falls
Don't miss Dunn's River Falls, Jamaica's most iconic sight. Climb to the top of the spectacular cascade, swimming in the refreshing pools along the way. Then, enjoy VIP access at Bamboo Beach Club, where your exclusive beach area is reserved, tropical drinks flow and reggae music adds a festive flair.
In this splashing good time for the whole family, ride the gentle rapids on a guided tubing adventure that showcases Jamaica's natural beauty. Then, take a dip in the naturally formed Blue Hole surrounded by mini waterfalls and lush vegetation. If time permits, visit Reggae Hill, a lovely park along the White River.