A Historical Affair! A private tour in Ocho Rios.

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Tour Number

Activity Level

29753


Categories

Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (basic)

Explore Some Historical Spots on the Island's North Coast!


Seville Great House is located on the north coast of the Island. This is the place where one of the first encounter among the peoples of the Americas, Africa and Europe took place. The 301 acre property on which Seville Great House / Heritage Park is situated, still has interesting relics that tell a story about the people who inhabited the Island hundreds of years ago.

The Green Grotto Caves are said to have been a haven for runaway slaves in the 18th century. The caves are characterized by coastal limestone and are easily accessed. They feature a series of interconnected passageways and chambers, light holes, stalactites, and stalagmites. Their most striking features are the rock formations and the small grotto lake at the innermost cavern.
See the statue of Marcus Garvey, Jamaica's first National Hero and the little house in which he was born in St. Ann's Bay. Then see Columbus Park an open museum with artifacts that verify s Columbus visit to this area. Then enjoy a swim at the beach or go shopping.

Itinerary

Our day and the time we start the tour is flexible and is meant to accommodate your schedule and interest.

You will be picked up from your pre arranged location.

We will visit the Seville Great House which displays our world of history.
See the Green Grotto Caves in Runaway Bay.
Visit Columbus Park.
Lunch (optional) at an authentic Jamaican eatery.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 6 hours

Transportation

We will be transported in a modern, clean, comfortable Toyota Hiace van with a seating capacity for 13 people.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Transportation from pick up point to attraction and return to point of pick up.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - Extra cash will be required for snacks, personal expenses, souvenirs, drinks and entry fees.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: You are responsible for purchasing any item of a personal nature related to shopping, souvenirs, snacks, restaurant meals and entry fees to selected attractions.

A Recent Review of this tour

Richard was very effective and accommodating as a tour guide, we would highly recommend anyone using him! He was also very personable and we enjoyed being with him.
Bernard Worst

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    Tour Price

    220 USD(for up to 6 people) (duration: 6 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    29753


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 6

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), German (basic)

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