Shaw Park Botanical Gardens


Shaw Park Botanical GardensNestled on a hilltop overlooking the Caribbean Sea is the 25 acres tropical paradise called Shaw Park Botanical Gardens in Ocho Rios, St. Ann. Visit this magnificent garden to experience the natural splendor of this beautiful garden with its sparkling waterfall surrounding by lush tropical flowers which blossoms all year round.

When you visit Ocho Rios ensure you plan a trip to Shaw Park Botanical Gardens and walk through the park where you will be able to see lots of species of plants flowers and trees. This garden boasts a rich variety of the islands flora and fauna. The Shaw Park Botanical Gardens is about 900 feet above sea level and is tiered over many levels that boast an array of ferns, palms, hibiscus and bougainvilleas.

Shaw Park Botanical Gardens is said to be the only botanical garden in Jamaica to hold a waterfall on its property. There is also a garden pool where you can enjoy a picnic with family and friends. Please to take along a camera and capture all the wonderful moments in this beautiful surrounding. The Shaw Park Botanical Gardens also features a gift shop and bar for all your refreshments needs. Once you enter the property, be prepared to be enchanted by some remarkable natural scenery, which makes you heed to its beauty.

Shaw Park Botanical Gardens is the perfect place for your weddings and other family functions where you can see and feel the renowned Bayon tree, which about 200 years old. There are about 500 species of plants and flowers in the garden. On the property is a stone house that holds the artifacts of the past.

So the next time you are looking for the next vacation treat, take a trip to Shaw Park Botanical Gardens and wander around the trails and wooden steps to the sparkling waterfalls with a bird’s eye view of Ocho Rios.

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