Runaway Bay, Jamaica is a Caribbean cornucopia of history, culture and eco-adventure. And it offers as much relaxing seclusion or interactive recreation as you want. The captivating rhythms, spices and natural beauty unique to Jamaica are wonderfully concentrated in this region.
Luxuriant greenery, mountains that loom over white sand beaches and the world-renowned Dunn’s River Falls are what make Ocho Rios such an extraordinary destination. Tropical perfumed by allspice trees greets you upon arrival on Jamaica’s lushly forested north coast. The spicy aroma is just a start of the paradise to come from the nearby beachfront resorts at Ocho Rios and Runaway Bay.
The most popular activity is climbing the cascading tiers at Dunn’s River Falls. From these heights you can see the cruise ships docked at Ocho Rios, sandy bays, rocky coves and the peaks and valleys. Feel how the tropical heat is moderated by the windswept sea and cool mountain breeze.
There is plenty of local culture and shopping fairs. Ocho Rios is the birthplace of reggae superstar Bob Marley and the James Bond movie, Dr. No was filmed here.
Brides and Grooms who want a “no problem” honeymoon will love Ocho Rios/Runaway Bay. Ocho Rios/Runaway Bay known for its beautiful water falls and water sports is a popular destination for honeymooners. You can take a Catamaran cruise to the falls during the day and then enjoy a rum punch in the evening listening to Reggae sounds at night where you can explore local dance clubs. With such a rich medley of sights, sounds and flavors, Ocho Rios and Runaway Bay are destinations well-suited to families, couples and outdoor enthusiasts.
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