Dunn's River Falls: Jamaica’s most famous visitors attraction, Dunn's River Falls is said to be the site of the 1657 battle of “Las Chorreras” between the English and the Spanish for possession of the island. Guides escort groups of visitors on a climb of the 600 ft. falls. No visit to Jamaica would be complete without this invigorating experience.
Harmony Hall: This historical building - a mid-1800's Methodist manse houses a gallery of Caribbean art that has been named "The best of the North Coast galleries" by Caribbean Travel and Life Magazine. Located a short distant away from Chrisanns, this must see example of architecture is also home to a gift shop and a gourmet Italian Restaurant.
Firefly: The Jamaican retreat of the late Sir Noel Coward. The home and resting place of the late British playwright who penned such critically acclaimed plays as Private Lives (1930) and Blithe Spirit (1940) rests on a hill with one of the most breathtaking views of Jamaica. The property is located a short drive away from Chrisanns. Visitors are taken on a guided tour of the house through the very rooms that Coward and his guests enjoyed. There is also a museum dedicated to Coward complete with theatrical memorabilia and the playwright’s own paintings.
White River Valley Adventureland: This amazing 300-acre property located 7 miles outside of Ocho Rios is dedicated to soft adventure, recreation and relaxation. Here you can discover the thrill of River Tubing, or revel in the exotic natural beauty along the Horseback Riding Trail. You can take a Bike Tour, or walk the Hiking Trail. Complete with its own restaurant and bar, this is a must see for any visitor to the island. The Chrisanns front desk would be happy to make reservation for you.
Hooves Horseback Riding Tours: If you’re looking to do something a little bit different on your visit to Ocho Rios then horseback riding is the way to go. Hooves horseback riding tours has the tour to meet any want. From a family beach ride that is both educational and fun to a romantic guided tour for two. They’ve got it all! Visit them here: Hoovesjamaica.com
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