30 days in Jamaica Itinerary

30 days in Jamaica Itinerary

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30 days in Jamaica Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly:  14​h
Montego Bay
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  1​h 45​min
Kingston
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
Port Antonio
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
Ocho Rios
— 6 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
Negril
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
Saint Elizabeth Parish
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Munich

5
days
Montego Bay

Montego Bay ©
The second largest city in Jamaica, Montego Bay boasts an international airport and a major cruise-line terminal, so it regularly receives a big influx of visitors to the island.
Take a break from the city and head to River Rafting & Tubing and Croydon Plantation. Get a sense of the local culture at Ahhh...Ras Natango Gallery and Garden and Greenwood Great House. Explore Montego Bay's surroundings by going to Falmouth (Red Stripe Beach & Horseback Riding Tours). The adventure continues: play a few rounds at White Witch Golf Course, look for all kinds of wild species at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, stop by Tropicana Jewelers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Blue Diamond Shopping Mall.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Montego Bay road trip planning website .

Munich, Germany to Montego Bay is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Munich in August, you will find days in Montego Bay are a bit warmer (39°C), and nights are warmer (29°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kingston.

Things to do in Montego Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

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Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, Red Stripe Beach, Rastafari Indigenous Village
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River Rafting & Tubing
Croydon Plantation ©
Croydon Plantation

4
days
Kingston

Kingston ©
The country's capital, Kingston offers all the excitement of a lively and storied city, while also housing the services and facilities travelers need to get around and see the rest of the island.
Popular historic sites such as Port Royal and Fort Charles are in your itinerary. Visiting Blue Mountains and Hellshire Beach will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Moravian, look for gifts at Reve Jewellery & Accessories, and examine the collection at Peter Tosh Museum.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kingston trip itinerary maker app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Montego Bay to Kingston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daily temperatures in Kingston can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Port Antonio.

Things to do in Kingston

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Outdoors

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Hellshire Beach
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Port Royal ©
Port Royal
Hellshire Beach ©
Hellshire Beach
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

3
days
Port Antonio

Port Antonio ©
A coastal getaway from coastal getaways, Port Antonio offers a break from the more touristy retreats in the west of the island.
Get outdoors at Boston Beach and Rio Grande. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Winnifred Beach and Portland Parish Church. And it doesn't end there: admire the sheer force of Somerset Falls, savor the flavors at Boston Jerk Centre, enjoy the sand and surf at Frenchman's Cove, and explore the activities along Blue Lagoon.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Port Antonio online itinerary builder .

You can drive from Kingston to Port Antonio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Port Antonio can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Ocho Rios.

Things to do in Port Antonio

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Winifred Beach ©
Winifred Beach
Boston Beach ©
Boston Beach
Rio Grande ©
Rio Grande

7
days
Ocho Rios

A trip to Ocho Rios, the tourist hub of Saint Ann Parish, offers travelers a staggering amount of activities and cultural attractions.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Scuba & Snorkeling and Spas & Wellness. Get a sense of the local culture at Firefly and Bethel Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ocho Rios: Runaway Bay (Runaway Bay Golf Club & Sharkies Beach) and Stush in the Bush (in St. Ann's Bay). Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Rainforest Adventures. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bamboo Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at James Bond Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls, and contemplate the long history of Seville Great House.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Ocho Rios trip builder website .

Drive from Port Antonio to Ocho Rios in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Ocho Rios sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Negril.

Things to do in Ocho Rios

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

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St. Ann's Bay, Runaway Bay, Firefly
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Bamboo Beach ©
Bamboo Beach
James Bond Beach ©
James Bond Beach

7
days
Negril

Negril ©
Once Jamaica's hidden gem, Negril has significantly expanded its infrastructure without losing its casual way of life.
Step off the beaten path and head to Half Moon Beach and Barney's Flower & Hummingbird Garden Jamaica. Mary, Gate of Heaven Catholic Church and Negril Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Bluefields Beach in Bluefields (about 1h 10 min away). Spend the 24th (Fri) with some fine spirits on a distillery tour. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Booby Cay Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Bloody Bay, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountain Experience, and stroll through Seven Mile Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Negril trip itinerary tool .

Take a bus from Ocho Rios to Negril in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Negril sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Saint Elizabeth Parish.

Things to do in Negril

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature

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Bluefields Beach
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Half Moon Beach ©
Half Moon Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Booby Cay Island ©
Booby Cay Island

2
days
Saint Elizabeth Parish

Saint Elizabeth Parish ©
Ecotourism and beach break activities dominate most Saint Elizabeth Parish itineraries, as this wild and relatively undeveloped region offers a wealth of natural environments.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Appleton Estate and then contemplate the waterfront views at Black River. On the next day, explore the striking landscape at Lovers' Leap, then take in the exciting artwork at The Mud Palace Gallery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Treasure Beach.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Saint Elizabeth Parish road trip website .

Drive from Negril to Saint Elizabeth Parish in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Saint Elizabeth Parish are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Elizabeth Parish

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Jamaica
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Black River ©
Black River
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Treasure Beach
Appleton Estate ©
Appleton Estate

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