Top Adventure & Outdoor Things to Do in Jamaica for Adventure Lovers

Last Updated on March 28, 2021

Here you can read our guide on the top adventure and outdoor attractions and things to do for adventure lovers in Jamaica, the Caribbean. Jamaica is home to lush beaches, a dazzling ocean and a vibrant mix of food, music, art, history and plenty of adventure. Visitors will also find a whole range of adventures in this wonderful and exciting Caribbean gem – this landscape lends itself perfectly to all sorts of trails, rides and other action-packed activities.


From soaring over forest, to riding horses in the Caribbean Sea, here are a few to think about if you’re heading to the hot climes of Jamaica – you’ll need to pack a bit more than a bikini!

For an experience that makes you feel an enormous sense of fulfilment, try a horseback and a swim in the warm Caribbean Sea. Private beach offers visitors the luxury of a ride on well-trained horses, so enjoyment is at the core of this activity – no worries or stress. It is a completely uniquely wonderful experience that will create a sense of exhilaration and joy. Full of serenity and splendor, a horseback ride with views of cliffs and ocean stretching for miles is well worth doing.

If that doesn’t peak your interest then why not investigate a canopy tour called The Flight of the White Witch, which is full of all the magical goodness its name suggests. This particular canopy tour offers a zip line that actually criss-crosses its way through the tree-lined forest to a height of 1,2000ft.

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Those who fly through the forest will get to explore the suspended platform that overlooks the forest floor and cast their eyes out to the ocean in the distance. It’s a thrilling ride and one that will be remembered. The tour last approximately 2 hours and will require a solid pair of trainers!

Those looking for an all-day adventure should head to the heart of Jamaica not usually seen by tourists. Take in the sights of Jamaica’s hidden corners and head out in a Safari Jeep. The drive will introduce visitors to ‘Fern Gully’ where they’ll take in about 200 different types of fern.

Take a Jeep Safari

Those looking for an all-day adventure should head to the heart of Jamaica not usually seen by tourists. Take in the sights of Jamaica’s hidden corners and head out in a Safari Jeep.

The drive will introduce visitors to ‘Fern Gully’ where they’ll take in about 200 different types of fern. Mountains,valleys and nature at its most sparkling and dramatic stretch as far as the eye can see. Visitors can head to the highest viewpoint, ‘Murphy Hill, which is about 2000 feet above sea level.

Murphy Hill

Mountains, valleys and nature at its most sparkling and dramatic stretch as far as the eye can see. Visitors can head to the highest viewpoint, ‘Murphy Hill, which is about 2000 feet above sea level.

From here you can see Ocho Rios, the Blue Mountains to the east – and on a clear day a lucky group can cast their eyes on neighboring Cuba.

Jamaica has incredible old villages and visitors will get to marvel at their old history, churches, market places and the famous statue of Christopher Columbus.


There are cattle stations to see, fruits to taste and a 600 foot climb up the cascades. No wonder it takes 5 hours, there’s a lot to pack in!

From here you can see Ocho Rios, the Blue Mountains to the east – and on a clear day a lucky group can cast their eyes on neighbouring Cuba.

Jamaica has incredible old villages and visitors will get to marvel at their old history, churches, market places and the famous statue of Christopher Columbus. There are cattle stations to see, fruits to taste and a 600 foot climb up the cascades.

No wonder it takes 5 hours, there’s a lot to pack in!