From a stunning outdoor river hike to basking on a white-sand beach and sharing Ital food in a Rastafari village, “Mo Bay” offers plenty to see and do, even during a short stay. What’s more, the majority of activities are either right in the town center or no more than a half hour away. Below are our picks for the top 10 experiences in Montego Bay.
There’s no shortage of beaches in Montego Bay, from the resorts to a few of the outside stretches that welcome visitors. Here are three where your family can enjoy a day in the sun and find all you need in one place.
Treasure Beach, on the south coast of Jamaica, is one of the least touristy areas and remains one of the most authentic parts of the country. Life here is simple and snail paced, with a string of fishing villages dotting the coastline, fringed with black-sand beaches while colorful canoes brimming with fishing nets drift ashore as birds chirp above them. For nature lovers, this is the place to stay. Here are a few activities that should be part of your time in Treasure Beach.
Much like Kingstonians, Montego Bay’s residents love to step out at night–whether it’s bar hopping, heading to a live concert or clubbing till the wee hours of the morning. You’ll find the majority of bars, lounges and clubs on the Hip Strip, where locals, expats and tourists all jam away.