Day Trips From Kingston


Day Trips From KingstonAre you looking for a unique, custom-made package for your holiday in Jamaica? Day trips from Kingston offer the ultimate cultural holiday experience for your time in Jamaica. These day trips provide a diverse set of tours for the independent traveler to cover every nook and cranny of the island.

You can start your day trip from Kingston and head to the beautiful Blue Mountains. On your way, you will see the real Jamaica and be able to share in the joy of irie settings. Visit the Bob Marley museum, the University of the West Indies and other captivating attractions along the way as you learn and taste homemade coffee at Mavis Bank.

Lying between the mystical Blue Mountains and the stunning beaches is charming Portland. This is where Jamaica's spirit and culture come alive; go down into Port Antonio to see the unique Georgian-style buildings as you step back in time. Stop for lunch at Boston Bay to enjoy mouthwatering jerk chicken or pork. 

Hit the road and head to parish of St. Mary, while there, its cool and rustic atmosphere allows you to enjoy the views of Annotto Bay, Port Maria and gorgeous Oracabessa. Stop by the lovely Firefly attraction to take in the breathtaking views that it holds while learning about its history.

Day Trips From Kingston2Continue you exploits until you arrive in amazing St. Ann. This parish houses eight wonderful rivers to include the refreshing Dunn’s River Falls. You can stop for a while to experience the thrill of climbing the falls. After, you can explore the wonders of Mystic Mountains to enjoy zip-lining through a tropical forest of Ocho Rios hills. 

All that fun for just one day, on your way back to Kingston you can take the scenic route through Fern Gully to admire the lovely array of ferns and other tropical foliage. Also this is where you will see unique pieces of art work and craft to buy.         

Enjoy a scenic ride from Fern Gully to Walkerswood to learn about the spicy jerk seasonings. Take a bottle or two home with you. Stop by Faith’s Pen to enjoy authentic Jamaican foods. Delicious roast yams, more jerk chicken with an icy cold Red Stripe Beer, as you will be having the time of your life on this adventure.

Linstead MarketJust a few miles away is the popular Linstead Market with its wide array of locally grown produce. Stop for a few minutes to buy exotic fruits, such as guavas, naseberries or pineapples. Learn more about Jamaica’s folklore at Linstead Market and leave sing its favourite tune, “carry mi ackee go a Linstead Market, not a quattie would sell”.

From Linstead you will enjoy the views of the Rio Cobre River and historic Spanish Town with all its wonderful colonial buildings. Once you are back in Kingston and get a good night’s rest, you will be energize to take on another day trip from Kingston to the resort city of Montego Bay via the Jamaica’s south coast, this is a fun discovery that lies just around the corner.