things to do in Ocho Rios

Once a sleepy fishing village, Ocho Rios is a picture-perfect backdrop for non-stop island adventure paired with all-out luxury. Highlights of this seaside town on the island’s north coast include Dunn’s River Falls, open-air craft markets, dolphin swims, and river rafting.

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    Hooves Horseback Tour

    Horseback ride along the beach, tour the Great House and explore the history of Seville.

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    Mystic Mountain

    Bobsled down Mystic Mountain on this thrilling trip to one of the island’s top attractions.

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    Martha Brae Rafting

    Drift down the beautiful Martha Brae River on a 30-foot handmade bamboo raft. Accompanied by a personal guide, explore a three-mile stretch that weaves through dense jungles in Jamaica’s Trelawny Parish. 

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    Glistening Waters Tour

    Experience the wonder of Jamaica’s famous luminous lagoon with a magical evening boat excursion through Jamaica’s only natural nighttime attraction.

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    Kingston Tour

    Visit Jamaica’s capital and explore historic Spanish Town, the Bob Marley Museum and the stunning views from the hills of Kingston. Shop local crafts and a wide selection of duty-free treasures.

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    Blue Mountain Downhill Bicycle Tour

    Bike through Jamaica’s highest mountain range, zip glide through the rain forest and finish your adventure with a dip in a cool cascading waterfall.

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    Local School Visit (Build A Playground Initiative)

    Through the Issa Trust Foundation, guests can experience true Jamaican culture and make a difference first-hand by volunteering at the Free Hill Primary & Infant School. This excursion is offered every Friday, 9:30 am to noon.

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    Appleton Estate, Black River & Y.S. Falls Tour

    Explore the beautiful south coast on this in-depth tour to Appleton Estate, where some of the world's finest rums are made. Refresh beneath the Y.S. Waterfalls, take a boat ride on the Black River and get set for a crocodile encounter.

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    Chukka Adventure Tours

    Fly through the canopies of trees, trek along the sea on horseback and experience so much more on this wild Chukka Adventure.

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    The Dolphin Cove Experience

    Experience these amazing animals up close and personal at The Dolphin Cove. From swimming with the dolphins to a shark encounter, this is an experience not to be missed.

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  • Sangster International Airport Hotels Distance
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      (1 hr 49 min)
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      (1 hr 47 min)
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      (1 hr 28 min)
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      (1 hr 32 min)
  • Norman Manley International Airport Hotels Distance
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      (1 hr 45 min)
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      (1 hr 47 min)
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      (4 hr 25 min)
    • Couples Swept Away
      (4 hr 25 min)