Our Top 10 Reasons For Visiting Jamaica

Sat in the heart of the Caribbean Sea, Jamaica’s irresistible soul will leave you coming back for more. The island offers an unforgettable experience with its pristine beaches, natural wonders, lively culture, and the warm spirit and hospitality of its community. There’s a great variety of attractions on offer for everyone – adventure seekers, history buffs or beach lovers. Here are our top 10 reasons to visit this captivating island.

1. The Beaches

Jamaica beaches

Some of the most breath-taking beaches can be found on this jewel of an island. Not least the famous Seven Mile Beach in Negril but also Doctor’s Cave Beach in Montego Bay – just a few of what’s on offer. Crystal clear turquoise waters and white soft sands are waiting for you to snorkel, sunbathe, swim, or watch the candy floss sunsets from.

2. The Music Scene

Jamaica music scene

No trip to Jamaica is complete without enjoying the rhythmic music scene – especially with reggae and dancehall being globally recognised Jamaican born beats. Montego Bay and Negril are known for their energetic nightlife – bop to live music performances or savour a cocktail at a bustling beachfront bar.

3. The History

Port royal jamaica

Dive into Jamaica’s heritage and cultural roots and explore cobbled streets of historic towns – Port Royal was once a thriving pirate city – or soak up storied ancestral pasts celebrated through art, music, and dance.

4. The Blue Mountains

Blue Mountains Jamaica

Love hiking? Love coffee? Then the Blue Mountains are for you! Filled with a variety of trails through its lush rainforest and coffee plantation to be toured – expect cooler crisp air and 360-degree views!

5. The Natural Beauty

Nature Jamaica

Speaking of mountains, Jamaica’s diverse landscape offers a medley of activities – explore and swim in any number of the island’s waterfalls, enjoy a bamboo raft ride down Martha Brae River, or an eco boat tour through the Black River to spot crocs in their natural habitat. For an adrenaline pumping experience, have a go at bobsledding down Mystic Mountain…when in Rome!

6. The Charismatic Luxury Hotels

Jamaica luxury hotel

There’s no end of luxury hotels perfectly dotted around this stunning island. Each offers unparalleled relaxation and opulence, world class spa treatments and gourmet cuisine. Choose from a selection of iconic waterfront properties in Negril, Montego Bay, Ocho Rios and more.

7. The Rum

Jamaica bar

One of the most widely enjoyed beverages on arrival to Jamaica is, you guessed it…rum! This island is notorious for its storied rum production making it a great place to sample the country’s liquid heritage, and well worth a visit to a distillery.

8. The Adventure and Water Sports

Jamaica watersports

A playground for adventure seekers, Jamaica boasts a huge variety of exciting adrenaline activities and water sports. Try some surfing or explore the beautiful underwater world while snorkelling or scuba diving, windsurf, paddle board and more, have a go at ziplining, or even hop on an ATV for a tour of the island.

9. The Food

Jamaica heritage

Jamaica’s cuisine is filled with bold flavours. Of course, one of the most iconic dishes is jerk pork or chicken, famously known for its fiery seasoning. Seek out a Jamaican patty or two, a tantalising street food stuffed with spiced vegetables or meat. The island’s national dish, ackee and saltfish, a unique combination of creamy ackee fruit and sautéed cod is also on the menu.

10. The Sunsets

Jamaica Sunset

A Jamaican sunset is magical! For an incredible undisturbed view, enjoy a cocktail in Negril and watch the bright hues spread across the sky.

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