Once a small fishing village Ocho Rios is now one of Jamaica’s major tourism hubs. Fun and excitement blend with rest and relaxation within this astoundingly beautiful garden parish and there’s no shortage of things to do. Popular activities include swimming with the dolphins at Dolphin Cove and bobsledding through a tropical rainforest at Mystic Mountain.
( via Chukka Caribbean )
From ATV Safaris to Zip Line Canopies and River Tubing Chukka Caribbean Adventures is well known for its thrilling and adrenaline pumping tours that invite travelers to experience the wild side of Jamaica. In addition to these there are however a vast collection of calm and relaxing tours that allow you to simply sit back, relax and enjoy the beautiful Jamaican Scenery. Their Zion Bus Line is one such tour.
This pilgrimage has been specifically designed for Reggae enthusiasts and hardcore Bob Marley fans, who would like to visit the “Graceland” of Reggae. Ideal for travelers looking to relax while getting in touch with their Reggae Roots. This authentic Jamaican ‘Country Bus’ will take you on a unique tour from Island Village in Ocho Rios, via Claremont to the birth and final resting place of the King of Reggae. Get ready to rock to rhythms of Bob Marley’s greatest hits such as “One Love”, “Buffalo Soldier” and “Three Little Birds” as your “dreadlocked” driver negotiates the narrow winding country roads to the mountain village of Nine Miles.
After reaching the Mountain Village of Nine Miles. Listen to the life and times of Bob Marley while enjoying your complimentary Rum Punch, Water and Jamaican Patties. On the return trip via Higgin Town and St. Ann’s Bay, you will stop at the local Jerk Centre for an authentic Jamaican lunch treat of Jerk Pork & Chicken, Rice & Peas, Festival and Lemonade. If you are a baby boomer who was hip to the 60’s & 70’s music of Bob Marley, Peter Tosh and Jimmy Cliff or if you are now a fan of Shaggy, Beenie Man and the Dance Hall phenomenon, this is a Reggae experience you can’t miss. For more details go here!