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Blue Hole, Ocho Rios

4.7
#2 of 43 in Nature in Jamaica
Waterfall · Nature / Park
A turquoise swimming hole in the hills of Ocho Rios, Blue Hole remains a secluded and relatively untouristed hidden gem. Splash and swim to your heart's delight in this refreshing natural pool at the base of a pristine waterfall. The area has few amenities, so bring your own essentials and wear shoes appropriate for uneven terrain. First-time visitors should bring a guide to negotiate the slippery terrain and point out safe (and unsafe) diving spots. While Jamaica's larger tour companies rarely take visitors to this unofficial attraction, many of the smaller local operators offer guided walks that include stops at the waterfall. For Blue Hole and beyond, use our Ocho Rios tour itinerary builder site to get the most from your Ocho Rios vacation.
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  • My husband and I went two weeks ago! The sights were stunning! Although I did get hurt due to a miscalculation in steps and scrapped my leg really badly but I can’t wait to go again!  more »
  • 2.5 hrs from mobay to get there but it was worth it........the hike to the big falls and all....the best.....also found this on JAMMIN WID JAMIE on YOUTUBE  more »
  • We had 2 great guides, Neil the photographer and Tyrone, our trusty rope guy. The guides take to up to the falls where you take a great leap of faith in to the water with falls behind you. Then you.....  more »

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