Camel Safari & Dunn's River Falls
Local Sightseeing, All
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Approximately 5 hours
Enjoy a scenic drive, in air-conditioned comfort, along Jamaica's beautiful coastline to the world-famous Dunn’s River Falls.
Climb through 600 feet of cool refreshing water as it cascades over natural limestone terraces. Guides are provided to assist you when ascending the rushing waters as it plunges directly into the pristine Caribbean Sea.
Head to Prospect Plantation -- an 18th century estate -- where the friendly hostess will offer you a fruit drink upon your arrival.
Board a jitney open-air tractor-drawn carriage for a journey through time. As you ride along, your entertaining and informative host will share tales of this amazing estate and those that once inhabited it as well as Jamaica’s flora and the secret medicinal powers the plants and trees hold.
Catch a bird’s-eye view of the magnificent White River George, deeply incised through the lush rain forest below.
Hear tales of the buccaneers as you view the channel between the two islands, known as the Spanish Main. This was the main route taken by ships en route to Spain from Central America. Next, watch in amazement as a farmer climbs a 30-foot coconut tree and enjoy a sample of this wonder fruit.
Continue to the Great House, which once served as a fort and now houses the largest collection of turtle shell combs in the world.
Stroll in the gardens to enjoy the beautiful and fragrant flowers, and marvel at the magnificent view from the Great House verandah. As you gaze out upon the lush tropical forest, beautiful gardens and the magnificent stretch of Caribbean Sea, you will completely understand why Columbus named Jamaica the ‘land of wood and water’ when he first discovered this lush island so many years ago.
Head to Memory Lane to see the many trees that have been planted by the hands of popular celebrities, Prime Ministers and even royalty on their past visits to this amazing plantation.
At Camel Park, meet your ride and take a moment to appreciate the beauty and grace of these gentle giants. After a brief orientation and helmet fitting session, hop onto your camel for a ride that you will never forget.
View the plantation from a fascinating perspective as your camel gently walks along the sandy path through wooded forests. See if you qualify for a Camels Driver’s License by the time you’re done!
Enjoy a truly Jamaican lunch in a secret garden, surrounded by the beauty of Jamaica's bright flora. Return to where you began this fascinating journey with a new understanding of Jamaica’s culture, secrets and fascinating history.
Lockers are available for rent at Dunn’s River Falls. Wear aqua shoes or bring a pair with you if you choose to climb Dunn's River Falls. Please be advised that the falls can be very slippery in places. Jumping from the falls is not permitted. Wear your swimsuit under your clothing; bring a towel, sunscreen and a hat. Leave valuables (such as jewelry) in a secure location on board the ship. Minimum age is 3 years. Maximum weight is 250 lbs.