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Things to do on the island

See the best of the island.

Planning your itinerary? We’re fortunate to have a range of memorable experiences, right here on Jamaica Inn’s doorstep.

There’s reggae for culture lovers, jungle, river and sea adventures for thrill seekers, an endlessly beautiful paradise landscape for nature fans to discover and culinary excursions for foodies.

Pack some sunscreen, throw on your shades and prepare to explore some of our favourites…

Bob Marley’s Birthplace

Lively up yourself and make for Nine Mile.

Discover the birthplace of reggae and the true soul of Jamaica with a pilgrimage to nearby Nine Mile, the village once called home by music legend Bob Marley.

Blue Mountains By Bike

Hop on and ride out.

Coffee plantations. Sparkling waterfalls. Verdant jungle. What better way to experience the lush Blue Mountain terrain than by bike?

Noël Coward’s Firefly

Pay a flying visit.

Just 20 minutes from Ocho Rios, you can tour Firefly, the enchanting winter home of one of the most English famous playwrights of the 20th century

White River Adventures

Go with the flow.

Float down the sparkling waters of the White River Canyon under the shade of a cooling tree canopy and soak up the beautiful scenery all around.

Glass Bottom Boat Tour

Clearly wonderful.

Discover the colourful coral and tropical fish that make the Caribbean their home, and learn about conservation efforts in the area.

Mystic Mountain

Chase thrills in the forest.

Have an adventure in the rainforest canopy with a trip to this nearby adventure park – one of the most popular attractions in Ocho Rios.

Konoko Falls

Back to nature.

Just 10 minutes from the inn, this lush natural beauty spot has a waterfall trek, botanical gardens and views across Ocho Rios and beyond.

Shop & Cook Tour

Sample the vibrant flavours of Jamaican cuisine.

Take a trip to the local farmer’s market to choose ingredients with our very own executive chef, then master a signature Jamaican dish with a cooking demo back at the inn.

Dunns River Falls

One of Jamaica's natural wonders.

Take Jamaica Inn's local fishing boat 'Little Children', for a drive down the coast to Dunns River Falls, climb up the beautiful waterfall lead by a certified tour guide. 

Appleton Rum Tour

Voted one of the best distilleries in the Caribbean.

Marvel at the workings of the Appleton Estate, a rum distillery that's known for creating one of the world's smoothest and most sought-after rums. The day includes colorful stories about the locale and breathtaking grounds that surround the Estate, and the island's role in early rum trade, making this spirited excursion a once-in-a-lifetime experience. 

Rafting on the Martha Brae

Our Climb aboard a 30-foot, bamboo raft for an authentic Jamaican experience.

Sit back and relax in your personal raft as your captain skilfully navigate the jade-green waters of the Martha Brae River located in the parish of Trelawny. Trail your hand in the shimmering waters and gaze into the trees filled with colorful birds and exotic flowers. Surrender to the romance of the moment as your float in the cool water glistening on the beautiful Caribbean sun. 

Stush in the Bush

Experience gastronomic euphoria.

An organic farm-to-table vegan dining experience that takes patrons into a gastronomic euphoria. Set in the luscious hills of St. Ann, your day here starts with a walking tour of the farm, learning about what you'll eat, and then proceeds to a beautiful rustic cabin with tremendous views for your meal.