Welcome To Things To Do in Jamaica!

We spend our time combing through this magical island seeking out the best attractions in Jamaica. But there’s so much to see and do that we suggest you narrow down your search by selecting a category in the menu bar above. Or, feel free to browse our latest posts below…





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There’s more to Jamaica than excellent food, top-notch beaches, and vibrant nightlife. The island’s lush mountainous interior and ample rainfall create the essential ingredients for our magnificent waterfalls. Most people know about the popular ones like Dunn’s River Falls and Mayfield Falls. But there are others that are not as popular, but just as stunning… Read More

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The Blue Hole in Ocho Rios Jamaica has become one of my favorite places. It's one of my more recent discoveries. I only found out about it because I've been spending lots of time in the countryside, trying to find those hidden gems in my country. Even my local Jamaican friends didn't know this place… Read More

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Visiting Floyd’s Pelican Bar in Jamaica is definitely something to brag about.  Floyd’s Pelican Bar is a tiny bar made of driftwood stilted on a huge sandbar about ¾ mile out in the sea. Floyd’s Pelican Bar is located in Parottee Bay on the South Coast of Jamaica and has to be one of the… Read More

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This place is MAGICAL!!! Glistening Waters is a glowing lagoon on the north coast of Jamaica. This marvel is only found in 4 places in the world, however, this lagoon is the brightest of them all due to more consistent climate. Here, the fresh water from the Martha Brae River meets the salt-water ocean and… Read More

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Mystic Mountain is one of the top attractions in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. There is so much to do there - from zip lining and bobsledding to bird watching. As the name suggests, this attraction is located on a mountain so you first have to travel up the mountainside via chair lift. The view on the… Read More

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White River Tubing is a refreshing adventure in Ocho Rios, Jamaica.  The White River is known for its beauty and fresh water rivers. Create some great memories here as you tube down this fresh body of water surrounded by lush and tropical scenery. If you’re looking for a tour that’s a little different, this is… Read More

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Ribbiz Ultra Lounge is my absolute favorite hang-out spot in all of Jamaica. This is where I go when I want to let loose, and have a good time. In my opinion, the atmosphere is perfect. The music is great, the bar has everything, the food is excellent, and you'll be hard pressed to find… Read More

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My 6 year old daughter has done a few riding lessons at Annandale and I've always admired the property. So when I found out that they started offering tours to the public, I had to share it with my readers. It's a 200+ year old great house sitting on over 600 acres of land. And… Read More

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I recently got the opportunity to spend the weekend at the Royalton White Sands all-inclusive Resort in Falmouth. I had some family visiting so what better time to go check this newly renovated hotel out. I happen to know one of the managers there so I supposedly got a "diamond club" upgrade. Now to be… Read More

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Located not far away from one of Jamaica’s most popular attractions, The Blue Mountains, is the National Park, Holywell Park. The property is 330 acres and stands about one kilometer above sea level. It is the perfect sweet escape from the hustle and bustle of Kingston City. The property offers 10 gazebos, restrooms, picnic areas… Read More

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Are you a Bob Marley fan? Have you ever been curious to find out just exactly who helped Bob Marley and under what circumstances did he become the world’s number one reggae artist? Where did it all begin for him? Who was his instructor and who mentored his abilities? Well, if I have fueled the… Read More

Devon-House

Sitting on 11 acres of property, located in the heart of the country’s capital, Kingston, is one of Jamaica’s finest and leading Heritage Sites. This 127 year old testimonial was built for Jamaica’s first black millionaire, Gorge Stiebel, the World Famous; Devon House!   Devon House is one of Jamaica’s most celebrated landmarks, due to… Read More

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Jewel Lagoon Water Park is located at Jewel Beach & Golf Resort on the North Coast Highway in Runaway Bay, Jamaica. This one of a kind pirate theme water park was completed in 2015 and clearly designed with all age groups in mind. There is something exciting at Jewel Lagoon Water Park for everyone. The… Read More

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At Hellshire you can expect to be greeted by the warm Caribbean Sea, people selling raw oysters (I dare you to try), horse rides, local music and the best fried fish you’ll ever taste! Jamaicans who now live abroad always stop by Hellshire for their escovitch fish fix. Hellshire Beach, locally referred to as just… Read More

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Location: Next to Riu Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica Cuisines: Seafood, Jamaican #876-974-9983 Hours: 10am-10pm (kitchen closes at 9pm) Find via Waze: enter Mammee Bay Estates and ask guard at the gate to direct you to Bamboo Blu. Bamboo Blu is an open-air restaurant and bar located on a private white sand beach very close to… Read More

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5 Old Hope Road Kingston 6, Jamaica 876-847-3915 876-978-7873 JERKAZ Restaurant offers a good selection of flavourful Jamaican dishes and appetizers including jerk, curry, BBQ and seafood. It opened its doors in October 2014 and boasts some of the most unique style in Kingston, Jamaica. The décor is clean, rustic and quite welcoming. The atmosphere… Read More

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If you're a "true" Bob Marley fan (who isn't?), then you have to check out the Bob Marley Museum in 9 mile, St. Ann, Jamaica. It's a hell of a ride through the hills, on some of the worst roads you'll ever see. But once you get there, you'll enjoy how crisp and fresh the… Read More

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I finally made it to the Green Grotto Caves in Discovery Bay, Jamaica. I live about 5 minutes from this place. But for whatever reason, it took me all these years to finally make it inside. I had some family visiting from the UK so I figured we could all go and check it out… Read More

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I recently got the opportunity to visit this firewater mineral healing spring in St. Ann's Bay. I've been hearing about it for some time now but it's not a popular attraction so it's difficult to find any information on it. I happened to be driving with a friend that knew where it was, so I… Read More

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Mayfield Falls is an eco-tourism attraction centrally located in the parish of Westmoreland, Jamaica. It consists of 2 beautiful waterfalls, 21 natural pools, 52 types of ferns and lots of exotic flowers, plant species, birds, butterflies and wildlife native to Jamaica. Most parts of Mayfield Falls are pretty calm. You won’t find some of the… Read More

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If you are looking for food, entertainment and an exciting, cool atmosphere then Margaritaville is the place for you. Margaritaville Montego Bay is located in the town’s “Hip Strip” on Gloucester Avenue. Just so you are aware, this isn’t an authentic Jamaican spot.  This place is considered to be somewhat Americanized.  It is a restaurant/bar… Read More

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Croydon is a beautiful coffee and pineapple plantation located at the bottom of the Catadupa Mountains, near Montego Bay, Jamaica. The grounds at the Croydon Plantation are impeccably maintained and the panoramic views of the mountains are amazing. Your tastebuds will be nicely delighted here as you get to sample many exotic fruits.  You will… Read More

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Cinnamon Hill Golf Course is an 18-hole tropical golf course located in Montego Bay, Jamaica.   Overlooking the beautiful Caribbean Sea, it is one of world’s finest destinations for golf.   This golf course is suitable for all levels and is the most visually striking in the Caribbean.   Located on the Rose Hall plantation… Read More

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There are a few Scotchies restaurants located throughout the island and they are all known for their authentic Jamaican jerked chicken and jerked pork. Along with great food and a real Jamaican outdoor atmosphere, the prices are relatively reasonable. This is no frills type restaurant.  Its appearance is rather rustic and authentic.  It is situated… Read More

Blue-Lagoon

Blue Lagoon is located in Port Antonio and is a wildly popular travel destination for families and honeymooners. With glistening, turquoise blue waters surrounded by lush greenery, Blue Lagoon is a vision of beauty. When you first arrive, you may notice that the lagoon looks familiar to you. If you’ve seen the Brooke Shields’ movie… Read More

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Rocklands Bird Sanctuary is home to some of Jamaica’s most exquisite species of bird. This place is a must see if you are a bird or nature lover! The bird sanctuary is located at a quaint little house.  The setting here is absolutely peaceful and relaxing. When I first arrived, it was raining. So I thought… Read More

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The Blue Mountains form the longest mountain range along the eastern edge of Jamaica and features majestic scenery. Many people hike or bike through the mountains to witness first hand nature at its finest. This under-explored area is also the source of the world famous and fragrant Blue Mountain Coffee. The ride up to Blue… Read More

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Presently the Rose Hall Great House has been transformed into a tour site as well as a museum which is used to show the history of slavery as well as the famous legendary story of the white witch of Rose Hall which is Annie Palmer. This has attracted a number of tourists to the house… Read More

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The Bob Marley Museum is former residence and studio of the legendary reggae singer, Bob Marley.  It is located in the capital, Kingston and was Marley’s home until his death in 1981. It was also home to Tuff Gong record label that was founded by The Wailers back in the 1970s. Today, the house is… Read More

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The White Witch golf club is located on 600 acres of land on the Rose Hall Plantation in Jamaica. This course is recognized as one of the Caribbean’s premier golf courses. The par-71, 6,859-yard golf course is differentiated by its mountainous landscape, cool trade winds, colorful plant life and impressive ocean views.  The elevation changes… Read More

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Appleton Estate Jamaican Rum….aaahhh!!!  World renowned it is and there's a good reason. Jamaica has some of the best rum in the world.  The Appleton Estate Tour will give you an exclusive tour of an iconic part of Jamaica’s history and rich culture. The Estate is located in Nassau Valley in the parish of St… Read More

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Frenchman’s Cove beach is a very unique beach located in the parish of Portland, Jamaica. This place is often referred to as Paradise! The grounds at the cove spread about 42 acres with villas throughout, however, the actual beach is relatively small.  This is not a problem because this beach is rarely crowded. What makes… Read More

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YS Falls is located on the South end of Jamaica in a parish called St. Elizabeth.  It's on a working cattle ranch and thorough-bred horse farm. Like much of Jamaica, the falls are surrounded by lush gardens and beautiful trees. Many people say YS Falls is one of the most beautiful sights they have ever… Read More

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Reach Falls Jamaica is one of the most amazing natural waterfalls that the island has to offer. It is peacefully situated amongst exotic virgin rain forest. Located on the eastern end of Jamaica in Portland, it's approximately an hour and a half drive from Ocho Rios, Jamaica. This is truly beautiful setting.  The water is… Read More

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Rafting on The Martha Brae River in Jamaica is one of the most relaxing things you'll ever do. It is located on the north coast of Jamaica in a parish called Trelawny. You'll peacefully coast down this 3 mile river on a handmade bamboo raft. Relax and take in the scenery. You'll be surrounded by… Read More

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Negril Jamaica has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. It is one of my favorite parts of the island. Rick's Cafe in Negril Jamaica is one of Jamaica's most famous hot spots. Resting at the top of a cliff on the far west end of Jamaica, it boasts some of the best… Read More

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Dunn's River Falls in Ocho Rios is one of Jamaica's most popular attractions. It is definitely one of the most beautiful places you'll ever see. When you arrive, you'll be greeted by Dunn's River Fall's resident Donkey. His name is Bunny. Bunny is quite possibly the most famous donkey in the world. People from just… Read More

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Dolphin Cove Jamaica was founded in 2001 and has become a very popular attraction in Jamaica. It is Jamaica’s #1 marine attraction and has been the talk of many visitors worldwide! You get to swim with dolphins, sharks, and stingrays in natural seawater.  No artificial pools or tanks here. Many people describe this tour as… Read More