Jamaica Attractions – Ocho Rios

Situated in the heart of Jamaica and characterized by gushing waterfalls and fern-clad cliffs, Ocho Rios was once described by an explorer as ‘the fairest island ever eyes beheld.’ Today it is known as one of the hottest spots in Jamaica and offers a combination of tranquil beauty and stunning attractions.

A holiday in this part of Jamaica promises to offer a fun-filled and joyous experience, which will motivate you to come back to this paradise time and again. However, if you really want to make your holiday a memorable event, you should consider staying at one of the Ocho Rios apartments.

It is worthwhile to stay in a vacation rental home in Jamaica because they not only give you the choice to stay among beautiful surroundings, but also experience a luxurious lifestyle. Once you have comfortably settled down in at your Ocho Rios condo, you can relax and chalk out a well thought out plan of visiting the important sights and attractions.

There are many interesting attractions that will keep you occupied all day long; however, if you were to start at one place, the ideal spot would be Dunn’s River Falls.

It is a magnificent series of falls that cascade from a height of 600 feet and trickle down slippery steps to finally join the vast expanse of the blue sea. You can even climb up the steps and reach the top of the waterfalls, and then from there, proceed to the vibrant and a colorful local market.

If you are traveling with your kids, you must take them to Dolphin’s Cove. Here your kids and you can enjoy watching the adorable antics of the dolphins and even swim with them.

However, this is just the beginning of your exciting adventure in Ocho Rios since there is much more that this beautiful paradise offers. A visit to the Coyaba River Garden and Museum will give you the opportunity to enjoy a colorful display of a species of different flowers and plants. Among the many beautiful varieties, one, which is worth marveling at, is the multi-colored New Guinea impatiens, also known as Busy Lizzie.

Ocho Rios is also famed worldwide because it is known to be the home of the legendary writer Ian Fleming, who made this place his base for penning down the famous James Bond novels. You can visit his hilltop home Goldeneye and also enjoy live music performances in the evening at the popular James Bond Beach.

You can round up your day of fun and activities by heading to the warm comforts of your villa in Jamaica. Here you will be well taken care of and looked after by courteous maids and housekeeping staff.

Various entertainment options such as CD/DVD player, TV, Internet access will make you feel completely at home. These villas in Jamaica are well surrounded by scenic vistas and amazing beach views, therefore not allowing you to face even one dull moment. So, get set to plan a holiday in this magical wonderland called Ocho Rios in Jamaica.