Dazzling beaches and exciting excursions
Ocho Rios holidays will find you in a charming resort situated in the North of the island, once a small fishing village the resort has now blossomed into a popular tourist destination. With a buzzing atmosphere complementing the laid back feel to the resort this makes Ocho Rios the perfect destination for all ages and tastes. Now known as Jamaica's cruise capital the town sees many visitors arrive day by day wanting to soak up the great ambiance, amazing beaches and witness the lush countryside surroundings of this perfect holiday retreat.
With a sixteen mile stretch of dazzling beaches ranging from bleached white sands to secluded coves there's a section of coastline to win the heart of everyone. The warm sparkling Caribbean seas lap gently at the shoreline and invite you to take a refreshing dip to cool off from the glistening sunshine. Holidays in Ocho Rios offer a diverse range of daily activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay from unwinding on the astounding sands, trying out the fun filled assortment of water sports or sampling one of the many excursions available. The most famous excursions here are The Bob Marley Experience and Dunn's River Falls, which cascades from high up in the hillsides nearly 700 feet down into the sea and is an astonishing sight.
Quick Ocho Rios Tips
The transfer time from the airport is approx 1 hour 30 minutes
The currency used in Jamaica is the Jamaican Dollar
The national drink of Jamaica is rum
Tax free shopping and luxurious accommodation
Other exciting days out include the chance to swim with dolphins, cycle through the Blue Mountains or play a round of golf on one of the islands best courses. Being a tax free resort Ocho Rios is a shopper's paradise with numerous malls scattered around offering a great selection of jewellery, clothing and gifts for all the family.
Ocho Rios holidays offer a varied selection of restaurants serving great meals alongside the incredible hotel based cuisine. Seafood in particular is a treat here with many combinations available to suit all taste buds. Evenings are generally hotel based here but still offer diversity from jiving to live reggae beats on the beach, watching cabaret shows or taking part in family fun filled quizzes. However you wish to spend your evenings on holidays in Ocho Rios you will be well catered for. As with most Jamaican holidays the hotel accommodation available ranges from 3* all inclusive hotels to 5* adult only hotels with luxurious spas and top class facilities, for the more independent holidaymaker there is a small selection of self contained apartments dotted around the resort. Whatever your budget, book your holidays to Ocho Rios at Latedeals.co.uk
Top Places To Visit
Coyaba Botanical Gardens
The beautiful Coyaba Botanical Gardens have a variety of attraction in the one location, the Coyaba Botanical Gardens, an Arawak Museum and the Mahoe Falls and is a must visit
Green Grotto Caves
This limestone cave is a natural attraction with numerous rock formations. The cave is steeped in history and can be identified with different groups of people
Heritage Beach Horse Ride
Enjoy horseback a riding adventure in the Jamaican countryside and through the waves before resting at the beach