Destination of the Month - October
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Ocho Rios, is located on the coast of Jamaica. It boasts of lush greenery, world famous jerk chicken, Jamaican rum and reggae music. Ocho Rios is about 90 minutes from the airport and was a former fishing village which has developed into a hub for resorts and cruise ships. From boutique-style to large all-inclusive resorts; The Moon Palace Jamaica, Jewel Dunn’s River Beach Resort, Sandals Ochi and Luxury Bahia Principe Runaway Bay to name a few. To learn more about all of Jamaica’s Sandals Resorts click here.
Ocho Rios offers opportunity to go out and explore its hidden gems. Dunn’s River Falls is a beautiful famous waterfall that you can climb up or simply take the stairs up to. If you have been to Dunn’s River Falls, just a short distance away is Konoko Falls. Konoko Falls is a much steeper waterfall. At Konoko Falls they have indigenous animals that you can check out too! Mystic Mountain is a great day out for the family – full of activities such as s chairlift ride above the treetops and then zip-lining from spot to spot. If a day in the water is more appealing to you – Cool Running Catamaran Cruise offers a day of fun in the sun. The catamaran makes its way to Mahogany Bay where you may go swimming, snorkeling and enjoy the convenience of an open bar and a Soca dance party. Another great day time activity is to simply go into the town of Ocho Rios and shop for souvenirs to bring back home to your family and friends.
The benefit of staying in Ocho Rios is that you are only s short distance away from many attractions to see! There are miles of breathtaking beaches, delicious Jamaican food, and the Jamaican culture is one of a kind.