Things to do in Montego Bay (The ultimate list of Montego Bay Excursions)

There are a myriad of things to do in Montego Bay Jamaica.  This is a given since Montego Bay is known as the tourist capital of Jamaica.

We know one of the main questions visitors ask is “What to do in Montego Bay” .  Hopefully the list below of Montego Bay excursions will help.

Montego Bay Jamaica Excursions


Rose hall greathouse

The Rosehall greathouse has an illustrious history and is based on the legend of the White Witch of Rosehlall.  Lengend has it that Annie, the White Wtich of Rosehall killed all her husbands and numerous lovers.  Rose hall great house is one of the most popular Montego Bay Attractions.  There is a day and night tour.

Ahh Ras Natango Art Gallery

At Ahhh Ras Natango Garden tour and Art  you will enjoy Jamaican hosptitality at its best.  Tripadvisor has rated this attractions one of the best excursions in Montego Bay.  There is a garden tour and after the tour you can visit their art gallery on premises.  It’s a great opportunity to purchase souvenirs for a loved one.

Chukka tours

Chukka Tours is one of the largest tour companies in Jamaica.  They have a number of shore excursions in Montego Bay.  They also have a lot of activities in Montego Bay.  Some Montego Bay activities that come to mind are zip lining, atv buggy, tubing, horse back riding in the ocean,  great house tours and much more.


There are three main ziplining locations in Jamaica.  You can go zip-lining over the Great River with Chukka Tours,   Chukka tours also offers  zip-lining at Rosehall where you will have beautiful views of the Caribbean sea.  The other company is Jamaica zipline in Lethe.  You can also go rafting in the adjacent property.

Luminous lagoon

The luminous lagoon is located in Falmouth around 35 minutes from Montego Bay.  Jamaica is one of the four countries in the work where yuou The luminous lagoon in Jamaica is one of the four places in the world where you can see the glistening water phenomenon.

Club Mobay

Why not start and end your vacation in style.  Imagine being treated like a VIP on your arrival and departure from Jamacia.   Enjoy genuine Jamaican hospitality.

Johns Hall Montego Bay Adventure Tour

Johns Hall Adventure is a great way to learn about the food and culture of Jamaica.  Explore the Jamaican country areas.  Take a nature tour and try some Jamaican cuisine.

Croydon Plantation Tour

Visit this working pineapple and citrus plantation.  This attraction has been voted by Tripadvisor as one of the top ten things to do in Montego Bay, Jamaica.  This nature attraction captures the true Jamaican spirit. 

Rastafari IndigenousVillage tour

The Rastafarian village showcases the life, skills and experiences of the Rastafarian people.  Visitors can learn about Rastafari, learn about organic farming or receive music lessons.

Doctors Cave Beach

Doctors Cave is one oftthe best beaches in Montego Bay and Jamaica.  It is fed by a natural spring and is a great place to people watch.  It is centrally located on the hip strip.

Green wood Greathouse

Greenwood great house is located around 20 minutes from Montego Bay.  Greenwood Great house is one of the most beautifully preserved great houses in Jamica.

Dreamer Catamaran

Dreamer Catamaran cruises has been part of the tourist landscape for over 20 years.    They offer catamaran cruises along the Montego Bay coastline.  They offer have a catamaran cruise that goes to Negril from Montego Bay.


If you are a golf aficionado and are planning to visit Jamaica, Montego Bay should be your golf destination.  Montego Bay has four world class golf course all in close proximity to each other.  The main golf courses are Cinnamon Hill, White Witch Golf Course, Half Moon

Rafting on the Martha Brae

Rafting is a unique Jamaican experience.  Rafting on the Martha Brae is one of the top attractions in the Montego Bay area.  This attractions is operated over a three mile stretch of the Martha Brae River.

Dolphin Cove

Dolphiin Cove Lucea is located one hour from Montego Bay.    Go to Dolphin Cove and live your dream of swimming with the Dolphins.  You can also interact with sting rays, pet the camels and watch their  shark show.

Ricks Café  Negril Sunset Tour

You can take the one and half hour road trip to Negril to watch the gorgeous sunsets at Ricks Café.   You can watch the divers jumping off the cliffs.  If you are brave you can try jumping off the clifs yourself.

Black River Safari

Black River Safari is located on the Southern coast of Jamaica and is around two hours from Montego Bay.  Take a safari boat ride up the longest navigable river in Jamaica.

YS Falls

YS Falls Is around one and half hours from Montego Bay.  YS Falls along with Dunns River Falls are one of the main tourist attractions in Jamaica.  This seven tiered fall is breathtakingly beautiful.  If you are feeling a bit daring you can go zip lining over the waterfalls.


Appleton Rum tour

The Appleton rum tour is located in the beautiful Nassau valley in St. Elizabeth around two hours from Montego Bay.  Take a step back in time and learn about the rum making process.  Enjoy samples of Jamaica’s premiere rum company.

Pelican Bar

How many bars do you know that are located in the middle of the ocean?  Floyds Pelican Bar is located on a sandbar on the souther coast of Jamaica.  This unique bar should definitely be on your list of places to visit in Jamaica.  Pelican Bar is around two hours from Montego Bay.

 Chukka Catamaran Cruise to Dunns River

If you don’t feel like taking a road trip to Dunns River Falls why not take a Catamaran cruise to Dunns River and experience the beauty of the Jamaican coastline.

Dunns River Falls

Dunns River Falls is the major tourist attraction in Jamaica.  They are two hours away from Montego Bay.  If you are traveling to Ocho Rios why not make a day of it and visit other nearby attractions such as Mystic Mountain, Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios or the Blue Hole.

Mayfield  River Tour

Mayfield Falls is located around 2 hours from Montego Bay.  The drive to the waterfalls will take you through some of the most beautiful countryside in Jamaica.  Immerse yourself in 44 mineral pools and 21 natural Jacuzzis.  The highlight is the washing machine waterfall.

Blue Hole tours

The Blue Hole is around two and a half hours from Montego Bay. This quintessential Blue Hole should definitely be on your list of attractions to vist.


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