Ocho Rios, Jamaica Travel Guide Last Updated: Jan 2022

On the northern shore of Jamaica to the east of Montego Bay you’ll find the popular cruise port and resort area of Ocho Rios. In spite of the many cruise passengers that are combing the shops most days in season, Ocho Rios doesn’t have much of a tourist center aside from the little shopping malls.

Why Visit Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios Facts

Population 10,000
Area 160,000
Timezone UTC-5
Currency Jamaican dollar
Airports Sangster International Airport (MBJ)

Things To Do In Ocho Rios

WHERE TO EAT AND DRINK IN Ocho Rios

Local BreakfastCoffee, juice, coconut water and fruit filled pastries are sold at most cafes at great prices. $3.50 - $7.00
Local LunchIf you love meat then be sure to try to a chicken or beef patty. $5.00 - $9.00
Local DinnerJerk chicken is the most popular choice of visitors who wish to sample some local cuisine. $7.00 - $15.00
Beer (.33l bottle)There are a few well known bars in the area that serve both domestic and imported beers. If you're going to try a local beer, make sure it's a Red Stripe. $3.50 - $5.00
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BEST TOURS in Ocho Rios

WHEN TO VISIT Ocho Rios

TEMPERATURE AND RAINFALL

Month High F Low F Precipitations(INCH)
January87730.5
February87730.3
March87740.3
April89750.4
May89772.5
June90791.3
July91791.2
August91781.1
September91782.7
October90772.5
November89761.6
December88740.9

Ocho Rios WEATHER ADVICE

SUNRISE AND SUNSET

21 Mar6:11am6:18pm
21 Jun5:33am6:45pm
21 Sep5:56am6:04pm
21 Dec6:34am5:37pm

Where to stay in Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios Hotel Seasons

Ocho Rios Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar20.00 - 55.00
starstarstarstarstar62.00 - 100.00
starstarstarstarstar70.00 - 152.00
starstarstarstarstar153.00 - 477.00
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Ocho Rios Hostel Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed12.00 - 15.00

Getting to Ocho Rios

GETTING AROUND Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios TRANSPORT PRICES

Type Price(USD)
Bus to Montego Bay15.00 - 25.00
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WHERE TO GO BEFORE AND AFTER