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Rio Grande

Port Antonio, Jamaica
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US$ 128.75*
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Bikini Beach, Blue Lagoon and Rio Grande Day Trip from Runaway Bay or Ocho Rios
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US$ 222.00*
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Rafters Delight, Rio Grande and Blue Lagoon Tour
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Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my tour with Raft Captain Lanny and had a wonderful time. Had a gorgeous sunny day. The water is crystal clear. The scenery is truly beautiful with lush greenery either side. We drifted along and we had a tasty lunch at the amazing ...More

Thank debbiewilliams0n
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is an attraction to do when it is cloudy, if you do not want to get burnt! We booked it through our hotel, and the taxi picked us up and left us at the start. The level of the water was not really high,...More

Thank Allis245
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had so been looking forward to this trip and were left really disappointed. On our taxi up to the river, the taxi driver picked up a man (his uncle) who happened to be a guide. Garfield was friendly and chatty and explained that he...More

1  Thank Kate S
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We had a choice of rafting options in Jamaica, with the Martha Brae River in the West or the Rio Grande in the East. We chose the Rio Grande because it was where Errol Flynn and friends first popularized it, and a raft trip here...More

Thank gatorboyOrlando_FL
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We did go on a guided rafting tour down the rio grande and stopped at a place midway to have lunch. Simple rafting guided by experienced guides. Lunch was yummy only what is being cooked for the day and it was kind of expensive. Given...More

Thank DandMRidgefield_CT
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent way to enjoy life, raft captains very skilled and good company. A really relaxing way to travel down the Rio Grande.

Thank MaggieT6
Reviewed 11 March 2017

About an hour and a half trip with a stop for lunch a Belinda's. This was a great day and Gary, our rafter, was knowledgeable about the river.

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 6 March 2017

When we read about the rafting on the Rio Grande, it didn't sound that exciting but in fact it was the highlight of our stay. We're so glad we went! The scenery is breathtaking, and it's so relaxing to glide down the river thanks to...More

Thank LondonLola
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a must for couples The car ride up is so beautiful to the Rio Grande Valley, on a really good road for Jamaica. The ride down the river is so scenic and natural. The rafters are strong and personable, and I took my...More

Thank georgethill
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Usually a 4 hour experience, rafting on the Rio Grande is one of the most relaxing activities in Portland, Jamaica. The scenery of tranquil waters, distant mountains, and lush greenery are truly a priceless experience. I even enjoy passing through the occasional rapids (tiny bumps...More

Thank Tamikablakey
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Can the rafting be booked right at the mouth of the river? I don't want to book through a tour operator, wondering if we can drive to where the rafting starts. Thanks!
19 August 2016|
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Response from TravelMom3bees | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can go right to the operator and get right on the rafts. There were people on the road that kept directing us to the office. Beware. There were some people that told us not to join to the office,they wanted us to... More
Camila M
How much for two nights and how much person per room
20 March 2016|
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Response from Elmar G | Reviewed this property |
There is a hotel right at the river mouth, on a hill with a beautiful view on the river and to the sea. Good place to start the "rafting" there. Prices are about 60$ a tour, if you do not like to negotiate. Some guys try to... More
Are there crocodiles in this river? One person spoke of this and I haven't read anything from anyone else. Thanks
27 August 2015|
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Response from 725jammygirl | Reviewed this property |
None, they say there's really no wild life on Jamaica. We asked and they said, "Na Mon!"