Nearby Jamaica activities

Jamaica offers an array of activities on land and sea. Here are a few of our favorite Jamaica activities near Ocho Rios.

Minutes away from excitement

Boat tours and Fishing with Sunshine Watersport

See Jamaica from the water with a boat ride with Tony. Go to Dunn's River Falls or Laughing Waters and take in the gorgeous coastline. Ask Tony to stop off for you to snorkel. He knows all the great spots!

Fishing is also one of Tony's most popular activities. Bring back your fresh catch of tuna, snapper and more to the Chef who can prepare the fish to your liking for your evening dinner.

Blue Mountain Bicycle Tour

Travel in style to a cool starting point high in the Blue Mountain. Enjoy a leisurely downhill bike ride through a lush tropical rainforest, home to over hundreds of species of birds and blossoming plant life. View the world famous Blue Mountain coffee plantations. Finish your tour with an exhilarating dip at a cool cascading waterfall. Enjoy memories that will last a lifetime.

Chukka Cove Farm

In Ocho Rios, Chukka Cove farm offers polo lessons, horseback riding, farm tour, ATV rides and much more.

Coyaba Gardens & Mahoe Falls

This water garden features Mahoe Falls, a museum with artifacts from the Arawaks to the Plantation era, and gallery with prints, paintings and wood carvings.

Dunn’s River Falls

Jamaica's famous waterfalls are just 10 minutes away. Jamaica Inn guests can choose to take a boat ride with Tony to Dunn’s River Falls to explore the beautiful natural sight before the park opens and without the crowds.


Firefly, the late Noel Coward's residence in Port Maria, is a 40-minute drive away. The scenic route offers spectacular views of the coastline and the Blue Mountains.

Jamaica Tour Society

The Jamaica Tour Society offers Uncommon Custom Adventure, providing the discerning traveler a unique and authentic experience of Jamaica. Visit historic Blue Mountain Coffee Estates, Farm-to-Table meals, Bird, Hike, or explore the island through History & Architecture — we are delighted to introduce you to Jamaica.


Jamaica Inn guests receive preferred green fee rates at Upton Golf & Country Club. Upton is two miles from Ocho Rios and 700 feet above sea level among verdant hills. The course is par 71 and 6,600 yards. Rental equipment is available.

Harmony Hall Great House

This art gallery, restaurant and bar offers the finest in Jamaican art and crafts.

Prospect Estate

Located just 5 minutes from Jamaica Inn, the Estate offers a Plantation Tour and horse trail riding.

Rafting on the Rio Grande

Located in Port Antonio, this is an all-day trip comprising of a two-hour drive along a beautiful, scenic coastal road followed by a two and a half hour bamboo raft trip with lunch.


Shop for souvenirs at Island Village and Ocean Village in downtown Ocho Rios.

St. Ann Polo Club

Watch polo every Saturday afternoon, weather permitting, while sipping tea at one of the Caribbean's oldest polo clubs.