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Rocklands Bird Sanctuary

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Rocklands Road, Wiltshire, Jamaica
+1 876-952-2009
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Private Tour: Rio Bueno River Rafting and Rocklands Bird Sanctuary in Jamaica
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Bird lovers have enjoyed visiting this country cottage, patios & Garden, Rocklands Bird Sanctuary and Feeding Station for over 55 years. Visitors get to feed these colorful hummingbirds birds by hand. Fritz your soft spoken guide will show you how to feed the birds.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“montego bay” (48 reviews)
“bird sanctuary” (26 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Rocklands Road, Wiltshire, Jamaica
+1 876-952-2009
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Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Such a must-do activity. Fritz, the overseer, allows you to stay there and let the hummingbirds land on your finger for as long as you want to remain. If cost us a $20 Per person donation at the end, well worth the fee. Be forewarned,...More

6  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 5 June 2015

We spent about 45 mins and for the first part of the visit we sat in a chair and hummingbirds came and landed on us to feed out of small bottles of sugar water. The birds were interesting - we saw 2 species of hummingbird...More

Thank OceanWanderer
Reviewed 3 May 2015

The hummingbirds were raised to enjoy human contact by a woman who started the preserve in the 1930's - it is so pleasurable to have a hummingbird sit on your hand while it feeds from a tiny bottle that you are amazed and awed by...More

1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I fuilfilled No.1 on my bucket list and my main reason for visiting Jamaica right here - I got to feed no less than 4 different streamertails. A dream come true. As you enter the porch there are birds all around you, everywhere you look...More

1  Thank Musemonster
Reviewed 16 April 2015

My son had found Rocklands online and since he is an avid birder, we went. Fritz greeted us and gave us a long guided bird walk. The highlight of the walk was a Jamaican owl - very, very cool! Fritz said it isn't always there...More

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Rocklands Bird Sanctuary is tucked away on a mountainside overlooking Montego Bay. Once you start heading up the hillside, the road is really tricky to navigate. Our driver handled this without issue but it is worth noting. The guide asked us for $20 per person....More

Thank OchoIIX
Reviewed 15 April 2015

A soon as we arrived, there were humming birds all around. It was wonderful to have the chance to feed these beautiful birds. Oliver took some really good photos for us, thank you! There is a trail to walk along too. Lots of other birds...More

Thank chip60
Reviewed 15 April 2015

If you fancy venturing off the tourist trail this is an excellent place to go, this really is a unique once in a lifetime thing. Got some amazing photos of the Jamaican red-billed streamertail hummingbirds, and wear red it seems to attract them.

1  Thank R D
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This place is amazing. You get to have hummingbirds and doctor birds (the national bird of Jamaica) land on your finger so you can feed them sugar water. It's a beautiful experience and one you'd be sorry to miss. The sanctuary comprises several acres of...More

1  Thank fay_fran
Reviewed 7 April 2015

This is a wonderful experience to participate in, you could never imagine that you would be able to have Doctor Birds and Humming Birds sit on your finger drinking Sugar Water from a small bottle, what is more amazing is that they are free to...More

Thank p-rogers7
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13 October 2017|
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Response from conleysalmon | Property representative |
the humming birds are there all day the doors open at 10 AM other birds tend to feed in the early morning and after noon.
17 September 2017|
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Response from Molly J | Reviewed this property |
25 August 2017|
Response from kmomma | Reviewed this property |
Depending on traffic, it is about a 20- 30 minute drive.