We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rocklands Bird Sanctuary

#1 of 1 things to do in Wiltshire Features Animals
Rocklands Road, Wiltshire, Jamaica
+1 876-952-2009
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 68.75*
and up
Rocklands Bird Sanctuary and Montego Bay Highlights Tour
More Info
US$ 76.23*
and up
Rocklands Bird Sanctuary and Montego Bay Highlights Tour from Falmouth
More Info
US$ 50.00*
and up
Rockland Bird Sanctuary Tour from Montego Bay
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
1 week ago
“Hand-feed little birds”
3 weeks ago
“Hummingbirdtastic”
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
Rocklands Road, Wiltshire, Jamaica
CONTACT
Website
+1 876-952-2009
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (219)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

When you turn off the highway on the road to Rocklands you will likely think you made a mistake, but press on you will get there and it is worth the trip.Feeding the Doctorbird hummingbird by hand from a small bottle of sugar-water is a...More

1  Thank Nat_Hrynuik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An absolute gem, hidden about three miles above Montego Bay. If your into birds can pick up most endemic species here Dr Bird, Mango hummingbird,Jamaican owl and woodpecker.J Oriole. If not the pleasure of feeding humming birds in such a spectacular setting from your fingers...More

2  Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We spent about an hour feeding the Doctor Birds and watching the other birds and small animals (lizards), Fritz was very helpful, and showed us all kinds of plants, shrubs and trees on the property. Quite interesting and informative! If visiting with kids (we did)...More

1  Thank Simona N
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to Rockland Bird Sanctuary last Tuesday (April 4). I'd been looking for something fairly short that my less mobile father-in-law could experience during the time off of our cruise ship. He and my mother-in-law enjoyed it a lot as did...More

2  Thank OkieSusan
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our experience at the Rockland Bird Sanctuary was priceless. To have beautiful hummingbirds sitting on your finger, drinking out of a bottle of sweet water that you're holding.....just awesome. The sanctuary itself is very modest, nothing flashy. The host is the same. He is, however,...More

2  Thank NSBooklover
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Spent a couple of hours here one morning photographing the birds. They have many bird feeders that attract quite a few species. Several hummingbirds, doves, potoo, grassquits, orangequit, etc.

1  Thank joefischer
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome little mountain top paradise. My husband is a big Birder, which usually involves long hikes. I enjoyed the opportunity to sit on a beautiful veranda and let the birds come to us!! My husband saw 16 different species to add to his life list....More

2  Thank Molly W
conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments Glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 22 March 2017

My wife insisted that we visit here as she had been here over 40 years previously. The owner at that time had passed away, but she remembered it vividly. Located in the hills above Montego Bay, it is not the easiest to find unless you...More

2  Thank gatorboyOrlando_FL
conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments.

Reviewed 21 March 2017

If you enjoy natural history/wildlife viewing this venue offers an unforgettable experience. View numbers endemic birds at the feeders and hand feed two endemic hummingbird species. Fritz is a great host and will tell you all about the birds and local area. Not to be...More

1  Thank Vanellus01
conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this review

thanks for your kind comments

Reviewed 19 March 2017

We visited during the week and were the only visitors there. If you are in no hurry, there are hammocks on the upper deck for lounging. The only sound you will hear are the birds and there are plenty of them. Well worth the trip...More

Thank Suespace
conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this review

thanks for your kind comments

Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Juici Patties
328 reviews
5.84 km away
Pork Pit
948 reviews
6.11 km away
The Houseboat Grill
408 reviews
3.47 km away
Pier 1
630 reviews
5.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Jamaica Zipline Adventure Tours
454 reviews
4.43 km away
Jamaica Experience Travel Tours
13 reviews
4.68 km away
Montego Bay Yacht Club
142 reviews
4.04 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
shellartist
Thank you all for your answers. I enjoyed my time in Jamaica, though very short. Went to a different Aviary close to Ocho Rios. Will try Rocklands on next trip, with more time.
21 May 2017|
Answer
Response from KimmieJa | Reviewed this property |
Glad you enjoyed it.
0
Votes
mamamia71
Hi, How far are you from the Royalton White Sands? And what time of day do you recommend visiting? Thanks, Mia
25 January 2017|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from conleysalmon | Property representative |
We are on south side of town 30-45 minutes depending on traffic.
0
Votes
56bw
Could you tell me the cost of the sanctuary visit itself? We have a driver from Half-Moon, but would like to know additional costs in advance. Thanks.
15 December 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Jacandcol | Reviewed this property |
We pad 20US dollars each. Well worth it.
1
Vote