Experience our mini zoo and its wildlife some indigenous to Jamaica at Swamp Safari Village located in Falmouth, Trelawny. It is located in a natural mangrove habitat and is home for over 30 endangered American Crocodiles, the endangered Jamaican Boa constrictor (yellow snake) and the once thought extinct Coney. You can witness the crocodiles been fed and handled by experienced crocodile handlers. Swamp Safari is where famous movie star James Bond filmed parts of Crocodile Dundee.
You can visit the walk through Aviary and view several species of rare local birds and other animals at the zoo. Swamp Safari is open daily from 9:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. the tour is less than 2 hours in duration. You can partake in local cuisine at the Safari Jerk Restaurant while having a cool beverage for the village bar.
One of Jamaica’s prominent natural attractions situated on a 25.9 hectares of the island’s beautiful North Coast, Green Grotto is located between the resort Centre’s of Ocho Rios and Montego Bay and are precisely 3.2 km from Discovery Bay to the west and 4 km from Runaway Bay to the east.
The central feature of this natural attraction is the large labyrinthine limestone cave with the unique rock formations, its stalactites, stalagmites and abundance of overhead ceiling pockets and bats. Green Grotto is characterized of many chambers and light holes and a subterranean lake – the Grotto Lake occupies its bowels. It is surrounded by thick vegetation and supplied with water flowing from its secret depths.
At Green Grotto you will get a slice of Jamaica’s rich history which can be trace back to the first inhabitants of the island the Arawak Indians (Tainos) who used the caves for various purposes. There were other users of these caves and during your tour you will learn all there is to know about these unique caves. At Green Grotto there is a snack bar, you will get ‘rock solid’ lounge experience and see the belly of the Grotto. A tour guide will brief you at the beginning of the tour and will guide and educate you throughout the duration of the tour. Open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Please dress in comfortable clothing for this tour.
This tour departs around 8:00 a.m. and your return time depends upon where your accommodations are located and how long you wish to enjoy tour activities. The tour may be scheduled any day of the week from Negril , Lucea [Grand Palladium], Montego Bay area resorts/hotels.