7 days in Jamaica Itinerary

7 days in Jamaica Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chicago
Fly + Bus:  9 h 15 min
1
Ocho Rios
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Negril
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Montego Bay
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Chicago

3
nights
Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios ©
A trip to Ocho Rios, the tourist hub of Saint Ann Parish, offers travelers a staggering amount of activities and cultural attractions.
Attractions like Bamboo Beach Club and Ocho Rios Bay Beach make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Dunn's River Falls and Park, get in on the family fun at Rainforest Adventures, relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and get outside with Outdoor Activities.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Ocho Rios online travel route planner.

Chicago, USA to Ocho Rios is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Chicago to Ocho Rios, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in March, things will get much warmer in Ocho Rios: highs are around 87°F and lows about 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Negril.

Things to do in Ocho Rios

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Dunn's River Falls and Park ©
Dunn's River Falls and Park
Rainforest Adventures ©
Rainforest Adventures
Ocho Rios Bay Beach ©
Ocho Rios Bay Beach

1
night
Negril

Negril ©
Once Jamaica's hidden gem, Negril has significantly expanded its infrastructure without losing its casual way of life.
On the 27th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Barney's Flower & Hummingbird Garden Jamaica, contemplate the waterfront views at Bloody Bay, then kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach, and finally stop by Irie Art.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Negril vacation planner.

Getting from Ocho Rios to Negril by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. March in Negril sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Montego Bay.

Things to do in Negril

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Bloody Bay ©
Bloody Bay
Barney's Flower & Hummingbird Garden Jamaica ©
Barney's Flower & Hummingbird Garden Jamaica

2
nights
Montego Bay

Montego Bay ©
The second largest city in Jamaica, Montego Bay boasts an international airport and a major cruise-line terminal, so it regularly receives a big influx of visitors to the island.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Rose Hall Great House, look for gifts at Jewels & Time Duty Free Jewelers, and then kick back and relax at Doctor's Cave Beach. On your second day here, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Montego Bay holiday planner.

Traveling by bus from Negril to Montego Bay takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Montego Bay can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Montego Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Rose Hall Great House ©
Rose Hall Great House
Doctor's Cave Beach ©
Doctor's Cave Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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