Activities - local tours

Staying at Rio Chico is an adventure in and of itself. The 14-acre property situated at the base of the Dunn's River Falls tributaries offers endless things to do and you never have to leave the privacy of your own estate. Whether you want to sail off your private beach every day or never leave your chaise lounge by the pool, here are the activities available on property to keep you entertained.

Available on property

  • Hobie Cat day sailor.

  • Paddle Boards.

  • 100 ft. of private beach.

  • Natural freshwater pool cut out of the base of the Dunn’s River Falls tributary.

  • Two freshwater pools with sundeck over-looking the ocean below.

  • Private freshwater Jacuzzi with deck

  • Private tennis court with half basketball court.

  • Small Trampoline.

  • 14 acres of manicured grounds with rolling green lawns and meandering streams.

  • Croquet.

  • Regulation-size pool table.

  • Various board games, dominos, backgammon and cards.

Tours available at Ocho Rios - Jamaica

$109

Price per Adult

Island Routes Dunn's River Catamaran Cruise

Overview

All aboard an Island Routes Catamaran Cruise for drinks, music, dancing and, of course our secret-ingredient signature cocktail. The DJ spins a reggae soundtrack and the crew plays host on this luxury catamaran adventure serving up snorkeling and panoramic views. As a highlight, experience the majesty of Dunn’s River Falls, one of Jamaica’s most magnificent natural treasures. Led by expert guides, you’ll join hands to form a human chain, as you wind your way up the rocky slopes of this 600 foot waterfall. Pose for snapshots amid the luxuriant foliage that lines the sides of the ascending falls. Cascading down from its untainted source high in the mountains, you’ll delight in the refreshing, pure water as it caresses your skin. Give in to the unbelievable beauty of this wondrous place.

Tour Highlights

  • Join the crew on a luxury catamaran to Dunn's River Falls

  • Stop for a short snorkeling trip on the way

  • Climb the rocky slopes of the 600-foot waterfall in a human chain

  • Photos and videos of the experience can be purchased afterwards

  • On the way back the bar opens and the party starts!

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • All tours are weather permitting

  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply

  • Tour duration does not include transfer time 

$120

Price per Adult

River Tubing and Blue Hole

Overview

Treat yourself to a relaxing journey along three miles of the beautiful White River before visiting the Blue Hole in Jamaica, one of the island's hidden gems. The guides will take you on a breathtaking voyage from a 17th century Spanish Bridge over limestone riverbeds, under arching bamboo and past a historic coconut plantation. You will then be taken further down the river to the stunning Blue Hole. There you can climb along the many cascades and jump off the rocks into natural swimming pools. Explore hidden underwater caves and tunnels, attempt daring dives and enjoy an exciting rope swing!

Tour Highlights

  • Enjoy river tubing down the crystal clear water of White River 

  • Further down the river is the stunning Blue Hole a hidden gem

  • Swim, climb the waterfalls and enjoy the exciting rope swing 

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • Tour duration is not inclusive of travel time to tour location

  • All tours are weather permitting

  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply

  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

$91

Price per Adult

Horseback Ride 'n' Swim in Ocho Rios

Overview

Explore the gorgeous countryside of Jamaica on horseback! Saddle up for an amazing ride along Papillion Cove; famously known as a popular filming location in the 80’s. You’ll ride through two of Jamaica's oldest estates, Richmond and Llandovery to get a glimpse of Jamaica’s past. Feel the surge of real ‘horsepower’ as you ride into the warmth of the Caribbean Sea atop your trusty horse. No previous experience is required, so get ready to trot through the sea together and enjoy the ride of your life. Maximum weight limit is 220 lbs.

Tour Highlights

  • Begin your day with a horseback swim at a private beach

  • Ride along the trail to the famous Papilion Cove

  • Learn about the region's history on the way

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • Tour duration is not inclusive of travel time to tour location

  • All tours are weather permitting

  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply

  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

$265

Price per Adult

Luxury Airport Transfers Jamaica

Overview

Whether it’s a romantic getaway, a family adventure or an exclusive business group, beat the crowds and take the perfect route to or from Sangster International Airport with a private luxury all-inclusive transfer. Our transfers all include complimentary alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages, appetizers and Wi-Fi. There’s no better way to travel in comfort and style than with Island Routes.

Tour Highlights

  • Ride in comfort and style to or from Sangster International Airport

  • Private luxury cars and minivans are available 

  • Cars: 1-2 persons

  • Minivans: 1-5 persons

  • Transfers include: complimentary alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages, appetizers and Wi-Fi.

  • Departure transfers include access to the airport departure lounge

Important Information

  • Price reflects one way transfer per person

  • Travel time may vary based on destination

  • Call to arrange Pickup/Departure times 

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

$175

Price per Adult

Let's Go Native Kingston City Tour

Overview

Ride in style to Jamaica’s capital city Kingston to see some of the country’s most significant cultural sites. Enjoy the scenic ride aboard one of our luxury state-of-the-art coaches with comfortable reclining seats, power outlets and free Wi-Fi. Once you arrive in Kingston the first stop will be the Bob Marley Museum, where guides will escort you through the former home of the legendary reggae artist. Afterwards you’ll visit Devon House. Built in the 19th century, it is the former home of Jamaica’s first black millionaire, George Stiebel. Here you’ll enjoy lunch at the Grog Shoppe restaurant before a short tour of the great house, followed by complimentary ice-cream!  Next, visit the Holy Trinity Cathedral, one of the island’s most symbolic places of worship. The final stop takes you to Jamaica’s National Gallery for a tour of the island’s premier art collection, which features works of famous Jamaican and international artists. As the day comes to an end, board the coach for a comfortable journey back to the resort.

Tour Highlights

  • Ride in style to the capital city of Kingston to see its cultural sites 

  • Enjoy a guided tour of the famous Bob Marley Museum 

  • Visit the 19th century Devon House mansion and stop for lunch and ice cream

  • Stop at the Holy Trinity Cathedral a symbolic place of worship

  • Marvel at the unique works of art at the National Gallery

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • Tour duration is not inclusive of travel time to tour location

  • All tours are weather permitting

  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply

  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

$87

Price per Adult

Bamboo River Rafting

Overview

Climb aboard a 30-foot, bamboo raft for an authentic Jamaican experience. Upon arrival you will be greeted with a welcome fruit drink and given the chance to explore the “Rafter’s Village.” Before you begin the tour you can take a stroll through “Miss Martha’s Herb Garden,” a presentation of Jamaican herbs famous for their medicinal and healing properties. Then sit back and relax in your personal raft as your captain skillfully navigates the jade-green waters of the Martha Brae River located in the parish of Trelawny (birthplace of sprinter Usain Bolt). Trail your hand in the shimmering waters and gaze into the trees filled with colorful birds and exotic flowers. Surrender to the romance of the moment as you float in the cool water glistening in the beautiful Caribbean sun.

Tour Highlights

  • Upon arrival enjoy a welcome fruit drink

  • See famous Jamaican herbs at  “Miss Martha’s Herb Garden” 

  • Float along the Martha Brae river on a 30 ft. bamboo raft

  • Enjoy the exotic surroundings as your captain navigates the river

  • Surrender to the romance of the moment with someone special

Important Information

  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements

  • Tour duration is not inclusive of travel time to tour location

  • All tours are weather permitting

  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply

  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

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