But the best known and most popular tourist attraction in Ocho Rios and all of Jamaica is amazing Dunns river falls. Dunn’s River Falls ; Park is the perfect environment for fun and relaxation for the entire family. Visitors can make the 600 feet climb from the base of the falls, hand-in-hand like a human daisy chain, guided by competent staff. Guides at Dunn’s River Falls are skilled at leading you up the falls and can use your camera to take your picture as you pose under the many falls. The not so daring can walk alongside and observe the falls and climbers from many entry points; while taking those memorable photographs.
For those sun lovers; there is a beach located at the base of Dunns River Falls where the river meets the ocean. At the top of Dunns River, you can expect to find souvenirs and crafts, shoe rentals, changing Dunn’s River Falls at 600 feet is in fact so well known that the parking lot on the compound is an enormous sea of tour buses. Climbing Dunn’s River Falls is a group activity as each group gets a guide. The guides instruct their groups to hold hands, so there is in fact a chain formation going up the falls which makes the trip upwards more safe and fun for everyone.
When visiting Dunn’s River Falls please be sure to wear swimwear, aqua socks or just an old pair of shoes that you do not mind getting wet to shield your feet and avoid excess slipping when climbing the falls. Also remember to bring a waterproof camera. Although the climbing area is usually crowded, the walk up the waterfalls is always lots of fun. The fall guides are very helpful in carrying cameras and they are sure to make time for photograph occasions. A lot of children make the climb up the waterfalls.
However, age seven is probably a reasonable minimum age, depending how sturdy your child may be. Dunn’s River Falls Tours Dunn’s River Falls is without a doubt the most renowned tourist and local attraction in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. The setting is amazing, and the cascades of waterfalls refresh and mesmerize visitors no matter their age. Ocho Rios and Dunn’s River Falls Tours give you the best of Ocho Rios in luxurious transportation. The driver or tour guide is very sociable, well informed and will guarantee your comfort, safety and delight at all times.
Montego Bay is located on the northern coast of Jamaica and is a well known tourist destination. It is exciting, beautiful and has some of the most prominent resorts in the Caribbean, and it serves as an ideal getaway. Vacationing in Montego Bay also allows you the chance to go on tour and climb the famous Dunn’s River Falls. Popular Tours include: Dunn’s River & White River Tubing This is a well liked combination that allows you to experience two different rivers where you will discover cascading water falls, mild river rapids and gorgeous greenery.
First stop is Dunn’s River Falls where you are able to see or ascend this natural phenomenon. Your tour guide will then take you for a 15 minutes ride along the coast and then head approximately two miles inland to start your river tubing escapade on the White River. Dunn’s River & Margaritaville This unbelievable tour starts with getting picked up from your cruise ship. Then you are taken on a short drive along the north coast of Ocho Rios to Dunn’s River Falls.
Afterwards your guide will take you to Margaritaville where you can go to the pool side, have cocktails, jump on the water trampolines, do any last minute shopping or just take a dip in the Margarita Ville beach. Dunn’s River & Beach Horseback Riding Travel along the picturesque Ocho Rios coastline to the legendary Dunn’s River falls, where you may climb or observe this 600 feet waterfall. Your guide will then take you on a 15 minute ride along the north coast to the stables for a spectacular beach horseback ride, which is said to be the best on the island.
The ride unites history with enjoyment and is unique to Jamaica. Dunn’s River & Ocho Rios Shopping Tour Ocho Rios is home to the renowned Dunn’s River Falls. The tour includes spending the morning visiting the numerous shopping malls and craft stores available. Afterwards have a spectacular Jamaican lunch, and then it is off to the famous Dunn’s River Falls. If you are up for an adventure Dunn’s River Falls is definitely the place to be. There is a lot of fun and excitement waiting there for you.