If you think a small island can't pack a punch, you haven't visited Jamaica. Their playful spirit, natural beauty and prolific history will be an enriching experience for the whole family. Whether you take the gang on a zip-lining through the rain forest, zooming down the mountains on a Jamaican bob-sled or horse riding on the beach, there are numerous activities to ensure you’ll have the time of your life.
Outings for the whole family
Jamaica’s naturally charming and beautiful island makes Jamaica the kind of place your whole family will enjoy – from lazy days by the lagoon and picnics on the beach to adventures for everyone.
Visit the Animal Farm & Nature reserve and take a tour of the exotic animal’s living within the 40 acres of land. You can even hand-feed some of the birds in the walk-in aviary! Or, why not head to Chukka Caribbean Adventure’s Horseback Ride n’ Swim for a spectacular horseback ride through Jamaica’s backcountry. You’ll pass farmland, explore ruins and hear tales Jamaica’s colourful history whilst atop your swimming horse! The fun doesn’t stop there, as those with a taste for heights can ride to the top of Mystic Mountain on the Rainforest Sky Explorer before flying through the tree tops on the Rainforest Zip-line Tranopy. And if that’s not enough, a pulse-quickening bobsleigh ride that races through the forest ‘Cool Runnings’ style, with only a handbrake for comfort, is an absolute must. For more family fun, visit Dolphin Cove where you can swim with the dolphins, sharks and sting rays, Alternatively, the Kool Runnings Water Park is a fantastic day out with ten amazing water slides, Captain Mikie’s Coconut Island for the kids, go-karting and bungee trampolining.
If you need some time to relax after all that excitement, head to Cornwall Beach for lazy days in the sun, beach fun and snorkelling. Bluefields Beach Park is one of the most popular beaches amongst Jamaicans; large enough for everyone to enjoy their own space on the powdery white sand or in the clear warm water. Nestled between the Marine Park and the Hip Strip, you’ll find Doctor’s Cave Beach Club. More than just a world-famous white sand beach and translucent water, the food court and beach bar are sure to satisfy every tastebud!
Naturally charming and beautiful, Jamaica is the kind of place your whole family will enjoy – from exciting days packed with fun to picnics on the beach.