1 ½ hours (excluding transfer time)Start time
Start time: 9:00am and 1:00pm
Duration: 1 ½ hours (excluding transfer time)
Your hotel in Ocho Rios. (Please mention your hotel details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)Ending Point
Your hotel in Ocho Rios
The White River cuts through one of Jamaica’s most verdurous valleys, and is believed by some to be a fountain of youth.
Conquer challenging rapids and paddle around placid lagoons, as you learn the many moods of the river.
Trade your paddle for a camera to capture the sprawling gardens, groves and plantations of the White River Valley.
Enjoy a cold one at a local bar and reflect on your exhilarating adventure.
You will be picked up from your Ocho Rios hotel in a bus for this White River Valley tubing adventure . You will be accompanied by an English-speaking driver/ guide.
Take a scenic drive through the hilly interior of Ocho Rios to the Spanish Bridge , an old stone overpass from the 17th century and one of the last relics of Spanish colonization in Jamaica. The bridge spans the White River , whose waters are believed by some natives to reverse the aging process.
There will be a short safety briefing before each person is assigned a river tube, paddle and a life-vest.
Embark on a breathtaking three-mile journey down the White River with your experienced tubing guides at the helm.
The river is known not just for its purity and rumored mystical powers, but also as the dividing line between two of Jamaica’s most beautiful parishes, St. Mary and St. Ann.
Feel the changing moods of the river, as its pace shifts from furious to serene, while passing coconut plantations and bamboo groves that spread out from the banks. Enjoy the challenge of roaring rapids and the serenity of still lagoons.
Paddle to shore and enter the beautifully landscaped gardens of the White River Valley , where you can browse a gift shop full of Jamaican treasures or seek out refreshment at the Parrot Bar. You’ll likely have worked up an appetite by now, and you’ll also be able to indulge in complimentary refreshment.
You will be returned to your hotel at tour’s end.
Minimum age required for this tour is 06 years
Pregnant women are not allowed
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details
Weight Limit for the tour: 250 lbs
We had been to Jamaica several times and always had too much we wanted to see so didn't consider this experience. I now wish we had taken the opportunity sooner. It was...Mr l s harvey