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Best things to do in Jamaica

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Art Museum
“Great place to learn about the music legend Bob Marley and the impact he has had on our country ”
141 locals recommend
River
“Take the trek down to Ocho Rios and enjoy the world Renowned Dunns River Falls. Climb up and then back down and have a swim in the cool waters.”
156 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Ready for an awesome and memorable, day or Club night.. Margarita Ville it is! Try the best Margaritas made in Jamaica, learn the newest Jamaican dance moves and Lingos, also enjoy a 150 ft long slide, collect Jamaican rums and crafts?”
64 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Shopping centre with movie theatre, local restaurants and foreign franchises, pharmacy, supermarket and various shops.”
67 locals recommend
Park
“This is a local park that you can come and relax. There is also a walking tracking and a fitness zone.”
73 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“Visitors get to interact and swim with dolphins, sharks and stingrays in their natural habitat while enjoying the thrill and love of these amazing animals. Fun for the entire family. Less than a half hour away!”
70 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Our world-renowned Rainforest adventure park! Zip across the natural rain forests, or slide down a thrilling bobsled as you overlook beautiful Ocho Rios and watch as cruise ships dock at the pier and passengers disembark and embark.”
73 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“A Fun place to hang out, drink, eat swim or even lay on the beach, right at the cruise port in Island Village. Good entertainment ( sometimes concerts) and a very busy place on ship days and chill when there is no ships ”
51 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“Food and music is awesome. Watch the divers jump off the cliff at break neck heights ”
68 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The best place to just relax by the seaside and enjoy great mixed drinks or simple wines. A very romantic and relaxing environment; unless it is a Friday night where the venue completely transforms into a party scene.”
64 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“You have got to try the world famous ice cream or yogurt . If you enjoy spicy food then the curried goat patty is must! Lobster patties also available in season ”
78 locals recommend
Park
“One of the oldest Botanical Gardens in the Caribbean. Magnificent scenery and wonderful spots to sit and enjoy. Don't miss the recently added Chinese Garden - make sure you do a tour with Mr Creary who is a font of information”
57 locals recommend
Establishment
“Here you'll find Jamaican local crafts, local food, accessories such as local jewelry and souvenirs. ”
56 locals recommend
Sports Bar
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“Moderately priced menu. Specializes in American and Caribbean cuisine and has a bar.”
42 locals recommend
River
“The beautiful seven-tiered YS Falls is one of Jamaica's most scenic attractions. Located on Jamaica's South Coast, the waterfalls are surrounded by beautiful gardens. The waterfall feeds several natural pools which are great options for swimming. Experienced guides and lifeguards are on hand to assist visitors.”
47 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Jamaica is know for its Jerk Chicken and Scotchies has some of the best jerk chicken in the island! This location is only a 10-minute walk from Jamrock Villa Dolce. Menu items include: jerk chicken, jerk wings, jerk pork, chicken sausages, pork sausages, roasted sweet potatoe, bammy (cassava), french fries, fried festival, and soup, to name a few items. The bar offers typical drinks like rum, whiskey, vodka and the famous Jamaican Red Stripe beer and more! The restaurant offers a nice outdoor setting with rustic wooden seating areas, so give Scotchies a try.”
52 locals recommend