Falmouth Jamaica Cruise Excursions
The old historic town of Falmouth is now home to a beautiful cruise ship port that Royal Caribbean, Disney, Carnival and Celebrity now call to port. Falmouth is situated on the northern coast of Jamaica with Montego Bay thirty minutes to its west and Ocho Rios home of Dunn’s River Falls and the Blue Hole just one hour to the east.
If you will be on a cruise that will be stopping there then you may want to experience some of the best shore excursions around Falmouth. Best Jamaica the most guest centered Tour Company in Jamaica would like to help you enjoy the best cruise excursions in and around Falmouth Jamaica soaking up the local culture.
A sightseeing tour of the town of Falmouth is a good idea since it has some of the oldest churches in Jamaica. Falmouth is renowned for its beautiful Georgian architecture, which is characterized by colonnades, wrought iron and balconies. Falmouth also enjoys the distinction of the best laid out town in the Caribbean so much so that Williamsburg Virginia in the United States was recreated based on the layout of Falmouth. Falmouth town also was the first to received piped running water in the western hemisphere even before New York City. The old spiral water wheel is still standing and turns as well which makes an interesting visit to the site.
The name Ocho Rios derived from Spanish which means eight rivers and although Ocho Rios doesn’t have eight rivers it has more than its fair share. The most famous of them all is the Dunn’s River Falls which is Jamaica’s premier tourist attractions. However in the view of many the Blue Hole is just as or even more striking and enjoyable. No wonder why it is the number one attraction in Jamaica.
Montego Bay on the other side has the beaches, shopping, great for sightseeing, restaurants. We at Best Jamaica are vacation planners and would like to help you plan your day here on the island for you. Tell us your interest and we will make the recommendations while creating a customized day of fun and activities for you on you short sojourn on the island.