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Ocho Rios

Within the past thirty years, Ocho Rios is known to be one of Jamaica's fastest growing towns.  During the period mentioned, this booming north coast resort town as made a landmark for itself by hosting many mega cruise ships from various large cruise shipping companies, develop a large number holiday resorts, after being a small fishing village since the recording of Jamaica's history.  Just before Ocho Rios' tourism development, this fast-pace sea-side town was only known for exporting bauxite during late 50s into the early years of the 70s.  During this period small hotels and other guest homes could be found within the town and other nearby areas, east and west along coast. 

In the early 1980s, cruise-shipping was introduced to the town of Ocho Rios.  In a short period of time the small town had grown to be one of Jamaica's most booming tourist destinations and highly visited town for Jamaicans on excursions relating schools, churches and other recreational groups.  Although Ocho Rios is mainly marketed as a sea and sun destination, this resort town has seen visitors from far and near.  These are business travelers, vacationer, stop-over visitors, explorers and also one day visitors who come to our shores via cruise ships.  Having one of the world's most famous tourist attractions, "Dunns River Falls," people from home and abroad visit Ocho Rios on a daily basis.  In addition to the Dunns River attraction, Ocho Rios offers numerous attractions and activities to visitors staying in its world-class accommodation venues or just passing through the resort town for a day.

Accommodation Venues In Ocho Rios

Similar to other resort areas such as KingstonMontego Bay, Negril and Port Antonio, Ocho Rios is known for its luxurious accommodation venues.  Although "luxurious accommodation venues" are mentioned, persons visiting this resort town can find affordable accommodation facilities to match their budget.  If you are thinking of visiting Jamaica and for any reason you decide on taking some time or your whole holiday period in Ocho Rios, you are welcome to contact our reservation and booking department for additional information regarding acommodation in Ocho Rios.

Our reservation and booking team will more than happy to assist you in coming to a conclusion on suitable accommodation in Ocho Rios, transportation from the airport to Ocho Rios and things to while you are in Ocho Rios.  Please feel free to contact us using the facility which is provided on the contact us page.  

Attractions In Ocho Rios

Like all other resort areas in Jamaica, Ocho Rios has several attractions for you as a vacationer or visitor to enjoy.  First and foremost, let us look at the famous Dunns River Falls.  This attraction is World renowned and has hosted visitors from all over the World.  During the 1980s to date, numerous cruise ships have docked in the town of Ocho Rios.  From these cruise ships over fifty percent of their passengers have gone to this refreshing waterfall.

Ocho Rios also hosts the Prospect Plantation tour.  This is an ancient day plantation which still have its coconuts, pimentos plus various plants that are used for spices and other domestic purposes.  Today the plantation tour still operates and is still accommodating large numbers of visiters.  In Ocho Rios there is Dolphin Cove.  Here persons can have fun swimming with dolphins.  Take a drive Fern Gully.  This you can see on your return leg of the Kingston tour!  If do not wish to take that tour you can go from your hotel.

Excursions/Tours From Ocho Rios

If you are visitor who prefers to have your vacation in Kingston, Montego Bay, Negril, Treasure Beach or Port Antonio, Attractions Link Tourism Services offers day tours to Ocho Rios; and from Ocho Rios to all the other resort towns listed.  Currently, our featured tours from Ocho Rios are, single day birding excursions to the Cockpit Country, Hard-war Gap plus other nearby habitats.  You can join one of our day tour of Kingston which is an excursion that takes from Ocho Rios via a scenic rout that goes along the north-coast and lush valley of east central Jamaica to Kingston, visit various attractions in Kingston and return to Ocho Rios via Spanish Town, the gorgeous Bag walk Gorge and Fern Gully.

You are invited to join one of our day tour of Port Antonio which is an excursion from Ocho Rios to Port Antonio along the northeast coast of Jamaica.  While in port Antonio you will be able to visit the Blue Lagoon, Boston Bay, Frenchman's Cove Beach or Winifred's Beach and Rio Grande Rafting.  These are just a few of Jamaica's natural spots that are still in their natural state.  After your rafting, you will return to Ocho Rios along the north coast main road.  We are also inviting you to join one of our Blue Mountain Hiking and Coffee Plantation tours.  Please note that information regarding tours to other resort areas can be obtained by contacting our reservation and booking personnel.  Please, feel free to inquire about additional information regarding transportation, accommodations, meals, rates  and how to get to and from Ocho Rios from anywhere in Jamaica. This can be done by utilizing the information provided on the contact us page.