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Club Mobay Airport VIP Lounge
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Club Mobay Airport VIP Lounge

Travel in style from start to finish with the full VIP service at Montego Bay airport. Avoid all the usual hassle as the team from Club Mobay assist you on both arrival and departure. Kick off your holiday with fast track through customs, security and immigration. Then on your return journey, enjoy access to the all-inclusive departure lounge.

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Appleton Rum, YS Falls & Pelican Bar
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Appleton Rum, YS Falls & Pelican Bar

Rum, waterfalls and floating bars – this excursion has 100% Jamaica stamped all over it. A tour and tasting of the Appleton Estate rum factory gets the day off to a great start, followed by a refreshing dip in the famous YS Falls and a boat ride over to the one and only Pelican Bar.

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Kingston & Blue Mountains Tour
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Kingston & Blue Mountains Tour

The contrasts between urban and rural Jamaica will surprise you during this tour of Kingston and the Blue Mountains. Among the star attractions are visits to a coffee plantation, Emancipation Park and the Bob Marley Museum.

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Martha Brae Rafting & Luminous Lagoon Tour with Dinner
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Martha Brae Rafting & Luminous Lagoon Tour with Dinner

‘You'll feel at one with nature as you glide down the Martha Brae River on a bamboo raft,' says Tania, one of our expert local guides. This truly Jamaican experience is one of the highlights of this tour, along with the chance to watch a wow-factor natural phenomenon at the Luminous Lagoon. The magic of nature makes the waters glow an electric blue here – so a swim in the neon deep, plus a Jamaican dinner and limbo show, make this tour a bucket-list must.At Miss Martha's Herb Garden, you'll learn how to build a bamboo raft before hopping on to one, ready to float downstream. Your very own raftsman will pilot you downriver, so you can sit back and take in the tropical scenery. Along the way, your guide will tell tales of local folklore and introduce you to the importance of wild herbs in traditional Jamaican medicine and cuisine.After rafting, you'll drive through the historic town of Falmouth – a childhood stomping ground of world's fastest man Usain Bolt – and see St Peter's Anglican Church, one of the oldest churches in Jamaica. Next up is the star of the show. Tania says, ‘This lagoon is one of only four of its kind anywhere in the world. It's like a scene from the movie, Avatar. That's why I find it such a special, magical place.' Arriving at the Luminous Lagoon just after sunset, you'll have time to take a swim in the glowing neon waters. Finally, there's a welcome drink and a Jamaican dinner made from locally sourced ingredients as you watch an entertaining limbo dancing show.

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Kingston & Blue Mountains Private Tour
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Kingston & Blue Mountains Private Tour

This exclusive private tour of Kingston and the Blue Mountains highlights the contrasts between urban and rural Jamaica. Among the star attractions are visits to a coffee plantation, Emancipation Park and the Bob Marley Museum. First, we'll head into the Blue Mountains. Stop for an authentic Jamaican lunch and then tour the Craighton Estate – certified by the Rainforest Alliance – and taste its coffee. Then, it's on to laid-back yet noisy Kingston. Tour historic sites in the capital's uptown like Emancipation Park – here you'll see the Redemption Song and the Bob Marley statues. At the Bob Marley Museum, you'll see mementoes such as his gold and platinum discs as well as his outfits and instruments.

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Montego Bay Shopping Trip
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Montego Bay Shopping Trip

You can mix shopping with sightseeing during this Montego Bay tour. Tick-off top sights like Sam Sharpe square and the statue of local hero, Usain Bolt, before indulging in some serious retail therapy. Hit the Hip Strip – also known as Gloucester Avenue – and spend a few hours searching for souvenirs along this seafront stretch of shops, stalls and street vendors.

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Appleton Rum, YS Falls & Pelican Bar Private Tour
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Appleton Rum, YS Falls & Pelican Bar Private Tour

For an experience that's 100% Jamaica, look no further than this exclusive private excursion. A tour and tasting of the Appleton Estate rum factory gets the day off to a great start, followed by a refreshing dip in the famous YS Falls and a boat ride over to the one and only Pelican Bar.

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Spirit of the Maroons Cultural Tour in Jamaica
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Spirit of the Maroons Cultural Tour in Jamaica

Your journey through Jamaica's north will unveil the culture and history of the island. You'll visit the Charles Town Maroon Museum to learn about the Maroons' struggle for freedom, enjoy a tasty lunch at Strawberry Fields Together, and stroll through Sun Valley Plantation to sample fresh fruits and vegetables. Jada, one of our expert local guides, says 'The Jamaican Maroons have a proud and fascinating heritage. They are descendants of West African slaves who escaped from plantations and created communities known as Maroon Towns. These communities preserved their African roots - the Maroon culture is known for vibrant music, dance, storytelling, herbal medicine, and cuisine.'Our first stop is the Charles Town Basic School, a small school at the heart of the Charles Town Maroon community. Then we'll visit the Charles Town Maroon Museum - home to a wealth of artifacts, including traditional clothing, weaponry, and musical instruments. You'll learn about the Maroons' long struggle for freedom and their important role in Jamaica's history. Next, we'll enjoy a tasty lunch at Strawberry Fields Together, overlooking the coast where you can savour Jamaica's famously flavoursome cuisine. Our final stop will be at Sun Valley Plantation, a farm that showcases the best of Jamaica's produce. Take a stroll through gardens bursting with tropical flowers and sample the fresh fruits and vegetables that grow there. You'll also learn about traditional farming practices that have sustained Jamaican communities for generations.

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Yaaman Adventure Park and Cooking Experience
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Yaaman Adventure Park and Cooking Experience

Yaaman Adventure Park serves up a full menu of thrills alongside authentic Jamaican cuisine. Tear through tropical jungle on a powerful ATV before a refreshing swim in a secret river. And when it's time to take a break, tuck into tasty jerk chicken and a cool cocktail courtesy of a cooking class by the on-site chef.

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Rose Hall Haunted House Tour
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Rose Hall Haunted House Tour

There's nothing quite like a candlelit tour of a haunted mansion house and some spooky tales to get your spine tingling. You'll make your way to Rose Hall Great House at night to hear stories of love, murder and mystery while admiring the antiques that fill the house.

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Dunn’s River Falls Tour
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Dunn’s River Falls Tour

If you've seen Cocktail, you'll remember Tom Cruise and his leading lady enjoying a moment at Dunn's River Falls. And on this half-day tour you'll get to scale one of Jamaica's top natural attractions where you'll leave both astounded and slightly soaked – but it's well worth the journey.

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Evening Cruise on the Luminous Lagoon
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Evening Cruise on the Luminous Lagoon

Luminous Lagoon is aptly named by locals of Falmouth, Jamaica. Discover why on this evening boat cruise. Like a scene from hit-movie Avatar, the waters around you glow an electric shade of neon blue – a wondrous natural event. A chance to swim here, followed by a traditional Jamaican limbo show, makes this a bucket-list must.

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What to do in Montego Bay

Montego Bay, affectionately known as MoBay by locals, is a tropical haven nestled on Jamaica's northwest coast. This vibrant city, the country's second-largest, offers a captivating blend of natural scenery, cultural richness, lively nightlife, and relaxation options, serving as an ideal gateway to explore the rest of Jamaica. Whether lounging on the renowned Doctor's Cave Beach, strolling along the Hip Strip for shopping, or immersing yourself in the roots of reggae music, Montego Bay promises a memorable vacation experience. Here are the top six activities and excursions to do in Montego Bay:

1. Explore the Legend of Bob Marley No visit to Jamaica is complete without delving into the legacy of reggae icon Bob Marley. Tour Nine Miles, Marley's birthplace, where you can visit his former home and mausoleum. In Kingston, the Bob Marley Museum houses personal artefacts, including gold and platinum records.

2. Marvel at Jamaica's Spectacular Waterfalls Nature enthusiasts will revel in excursions to YS Falls or Dunn's River Falls. YS Falls, nestled in a tropical rainforest, features seven tiers and natural pools, while Dunn's River Falls offers a thrilling climb up its 180-meter terraced waterfalls.

3. Experience a Night Cruise on the Luminous Lagoon Just 30 km from Montego Bay, the Luminous Lagoon showcases a rare bioluminescence phenomenon. At nightfall, microscopic organisms emit a fluorescent blue glow, creating a magical experience as you swim in its luminous waters.

4. Visit Negril and Rick's Café Negril is a popular day trip destination from Montego Bay, renowned for its Seven Mile Beach and water sports. Admire eye-catching sunset views at Rick's Café, Jamaica's most famous bar and restaurant.

5. Shop on the Hip Strip Gloucester Avenue, known as the Hip Strip, is Montego Bay's shopping hub. Explore numerous boutiques, jewelry stores, and souvenir shops amidst cafes and restaurants. Don't miss the vibrant handicraft market for unique handmade souvenirs.

6. Tour Rose Hall Mansion Perched on a hill overlooking the Caribbean Sea, Rose Hall Mansion is a stunning Georgian-style estate and a prominent Montego Bay attraction. Take a guided tour to admire its opulent furnishings and learn about the legend of Annie Palmer, the "white witch of Rose Hall."

Plan your visit in Montego Bay

When is the best time to visit Montego Bay?

Thanks to its tropical climate, Montego Bay is an ideal holiday spot year-round. For the best weather, plan your visit between December and March when temperatures are warm and rainfall is minimal. Even during the rainier months of September and October, temperatures stay pleasant and showers are typically short-lived, lasting only a few hours.

How many days do I need to visit Montego Bay?

To maximise your trip to Montego Bay, it's best to stay for at least a week or ten days. This allows you to not only unwind on the idyllic beaches but also to explore the country. Montego Bay serves as an excellent hub for excursions to Jamaica's iconic spots like Dunn's River Falls or the Luminous Lagoon.

What are the best beaches of Montego Bay?

Montego Bay is the ideal place to discover the beauty of the Caribbean Sea. One of the most popular beaches here is Doctor’s Cave Beach, renowned for its white sand and turquoise waters. Located on Hip Strip, this beach offers a wide range of amenities. It's a private beach, so there's an entrance fee to access it. Aquasol Beach Park is another favourite among families, featuring attractions like water slides, go-karts, and a skating rink for kids. For eye-catching sunsets, Dead End Beach is a great choice, while Dump-up Beach is a fantastic free option frequented by both locals and tourists alike.