Jamaica is a small island in the Caribbean Sea that is well known with its white sand beaches, bright blue seas, rainforests, waterfalls and slow rhythmic reggae tunes, all these attractions made Jamaican vacations become amazing . Jamaica has also been called Land of Springs and has a 10,990 square kilometers area and a tropical climate. This country offers you best destinations to visit and each of them have varieties attraction. Determine where you will go and what activities you can do in each place, the following reviews will help you.
Ocho Rios is located on Jamaica’s northeast cost, around this place you can shopping, snorkeling, downhill mountain bike riding, botanical gardens tours, plantation tours, horseback riding treks, river tubing adventures, and river rafting. For beach lovers, there are Mahogany, Boscobel, and James Bond beach. One of the most famous place is Dunn’s River Falls, it is world famous waterfall drops down to the beach from 600 foot height. Many daring people climb to the top of the falls with a guide or on their own.
Originally it is a small fishing village and one the famous place is Dolphin Cove Jungle. The beautiful cove is surrounded by 5 acres of captivating tropical rainforest and this is the largest natural dolphin cove in the world. Choose from a variety of program to suit you including: the touch program, swimming with one dolphin or swimming with two dolphins.
In addition, the cove also offers interaction with lots of other animals including reptiles birds and fish. If you’re feeling brave you may swimming with Sharks. Among the many available options you see the native reptiles being fed, be photographed with the local parrots and macaws and enjoy a delicious fresh Jamaican produce from a fruit-lady’s cart, including fresh coconut, pineapple and other juicy fruits. You can also interact with stingrays, eels and turtles during their visit at the cove.
As the city’s most crowded in Jamaica, Montego Bay is the spring break party town bustling and a destination for those looking for mild adventure. Besides being known as a tax-free shopping, snorkeling in the crystal clear waters, diverse nightlife, as well as its natural beauty, Montego Bay is also a destination perfect weekend getaway.
The city is also called as MoBay and is the second largest island of the nation of Jamaica. As history states, it was discovered by Christopher Columbus who was the first person to arrive here. The sheltered Doctor’s Cave beach is amazing popular amongst tourists for its turquoise waters, pristine scenery and water sport activities. The beach offers many adventurous activities such as snorkeling, swimming, water scooters for the tourists to enjoy. Other exciting options on offer include Kite Boarding, Montego Bay Underwater Sea Trek, and fun boat rides at Walter Fletcher beach.
It is the largest city in Jamaica, thus earning the right to be the nation’s capital. It is located southeast of the coast of the island country with one of the largest natural harbors in the world, placing in on 7th place internationally.
The story of this historic Mansion is an intresting one. The house was built in 1881 by George Steibel the son of a housekeeper and Jamaica’s first black millionaire. Mr. Steibel goes abroad, makes his fortune, returns and builds his house smack in the middle of “Millionaires Corner” as it was called then, due to the elaborately designed houses. He basically spat in the face of the establishment and as the story goes, one particular Lady was so upset about having to see the house on her morning ride that she had another road cut for her – which is now known as Lady Musgrave Road.
The history and beauty of Devon house is one of the main reasons to visit. It is located in the heart of Kingston a few minutes away from the Business District and from the bustling city centre – Half-Way Tree. There are also a number of shopping and dining options available at the location.
Negril is located in Western Jamaica and it is famous for its natural waterfalls and beautiful miles along coastline with sandy beaches and crystal clear water to have fun and relax under the sun made this perfect place to visit in Jamaica vacations. The white sandy beach with coconut palm make visitor happy to relax while sun bath and water invite you to do some activities like jet skiing, banana boat rides, kayaking, scuba diving, snorkeling and parasailing. The equipment of all these activity usually you can rent from the resort or vendor around the beach.
On the land golf and horseback riding are great options and at the southern end of the beach there is a small river estuary and south of here a rocky headland provides a different landscape with some picturesque cliffs. Renting scooters to explore this part is also amazing activity. You will find a plethora of activities to participate in and have fun at Chukka Caribbean Adventures. Some of the activities offered include a river tubing safari, 4×4 adventures, and a canopy tour.
The Blue Mountains are located on the eastern portion of the Jamaica Island. They are sprawled almost 28 miles in length and approximately 12 miles in height. Rising above an elevation of 7,000 ft, both the North and South coasts of the island can be seen at the summit. Visitors can arrange for a hike or bicycle tour which passes through tropical rainforests and coffee plantations with dramatic mountain views. The awe inspiring bluish peaks are the effects of the perpetual mist that blankets this sacred vegetation thus providing the perfect conditions for the growth of the internationally known “Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee”.
This enchanting area is quenching to the soul of the adventures. While not a place of many earthly pleasures it is balanced greatly with its aphrodisiac quality for the lovers of nature. You will find your self engulfed with bluish mountains, languid falls, rugged mountain trails, and being surrounded by an electric blue transparent fluid. Naturally the unequivocal solace will rejuvenate the mind and instill a greater sense of soulful peace.
All Inclusive Jamaica
One of the great ways to enjoy your vacation in Jamaica is getting an all inclusive vacation package. This is because these kinds of vacation packages can offer you the utmost convenience and comfort while you are enjoying Jamaica. The biggest advantages in an all inclusive vacation is that you do not have to bring a lot of extra cash during the trip since you would not have to pay for any major expense. However, there are also some disadvantages in going on an all inclusive vacation especially for those who want their Jamaican vacation to include activities outside their hotel or resort.
Some packages offered by tour and travel companies may offer you everything from airfare, meals, and airport transfers to hotel fares. You can go with either a group or independently. Jamaica vacation got a lot to offer, For those who love nightlife there are numerous party scenarios to enjoy Jam.
For those who like unique and varied food the ingredients and methods of preparation are influenced by visitors and immigrants from China, Britain, Africa and East India. The local food is typically made from vegetables, seafood, fresh meats and seasonings. You can find an amply array of restaurants in all inclusive Jamaica vacations that ranges from conventional road side sellers to four-star dining rooms presenting intercontinental dishes as well as local cuisines and to stay, you may choose many options from all inclusive resorts, hotels, rental properties,villa and etc.