10 days in Jamaica Itinerary

10 days in Jamaica Itinerary

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10 days in Jamaica Itinerary

Start: Grand Rapids
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Montego Bay
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Saint Elizabeth Parish
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Portland Parish
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  16​h 15​min
End: Grand Rapids

6
nights
Montego Bay

Montego Bay ©
The second largest city in Jamaica, Montego Bay boasts an international airport and a major cruise-line terminal, so it regularly receives a big influx of visitors to the island.
Visit Seven Mile Beach and Burwood Beach for some beach relaxation. Head to Ahhh...Ras Natango Gallery and Garden and Blue Diamond Shopping Mallfor plenty of shopping. Change things up with these side-trips from Montego Bay: Mary, Gate of Heaven Catholic Church (in Negril), Original Mayfield Falls Jamaica (in Pennycooke) and Good Hope Plantation (in Clarendon Parish). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Doctor's Cave Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Whitter Village Shopping Mall, pause for some serene contemplation at Blessed Sacrament Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Rastafari Indigenous Village.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Montego Bay trip planner.

Grand Rapids, USA to Montego Bay is an approximately 14-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Grand Rapids in August, expect Montego Bay to be a bit warmer, temps between 92°F and 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Saint Elizabeth Parish.

Things to do in Montego Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Negril, Rastafari Indigenous Village, Good Hope Plantation, Burwood Beach, Rocklands Bird Sanctuary (Near Montego Bay)
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Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Doctor's Cave Beach ©
Doctor's Cave Beach
Ahhh...Ras Natango Gallery and Garden ©

1
night
Saint Elizabeth Parish

Saint Elizabeth Parish ©
Ecotourism and beach break activities dominate most Saint Elizabeth Parish itineraries, as this wild and relatively undeveloped region offers a wealth of natural environments.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the sheer force of YS Falls and then view the masterpieces at The Mud Palace Gallery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Saint Elizabeth Parish online journey maker .

You can drive from Montego Bay to Saint Elizabeth Parish in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Saint Elizabeth Parish can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Portland Parish.

Things to do in Saint Elizabeth Parish

Nature Parks Museums
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YS Falls ©
YS Falls
The Mud Palace Gallery ©
The Mud Palace Gallery

2
nights
Portland Parish

Portland Parish ©
Tourism in Portland Parish has changed focus in recent years.
On the 21st (Fri), pick up some local products at Boston Jerk Centre, stroll through Frenchman's Cove, and then take a stroll through Titchfield.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Portland Parish trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Saint Elizabeth Parish to Portland Parish in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. In August, daytime highs in Portland Parish are 91°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland Parish

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Frenchman's Cove ©
Frenchman's Cove
Boston Jerk Centre ©
Boston Jerk Centre

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