Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls, Ocho Rios

(170+ reviews on the web)
Garden
The sounds of trickling waterfalls and bird song fill the air as you walk through Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls, a peaceful botanical retreat. Just a short walk from the center of town, this 10.1 ha (25 ac) garden bursts with over 600 species of luscious plant life. From the top of the gardens, at 274 m (900 ft) above sea level, revel in fantastic views of Ocho Rios before walking down past tropical flowers and the cascading, majestic waterfall. Your entry fee includes a guide who will help identify much of the plant and animal life surrounding you. By using our Ocho Rios travel itinerary maker, you can arrange your visit to Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls and other attractions in Ocho Rios.
Create a full Ocho Rios itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Ocho Rios

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Ocho Rios by other users

5 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO September, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 5 days in Ocho Rios BY A USER FROM BRAZIL September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO November, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Caribbean BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Ocho Rios BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, relaxing, popular PREFERENCES: June, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in Jamaica BY A USER FROM JAMAICA July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • These days Shaw Park is off the beaten track, and seems to be little visited, except perhaps when there is a cruise ship in. It's a real shame - these gardens are quite special. None of your formal pl...  more »
  • Beautiful peaceful gardens definitely worth a visit. We were shown round by Richard who was so informative about both the history of the park and the plants. The gardens themselves are a mixture of a ...  more »
  • I enjoyed being at Shaw Park Garden, lots of trees, flowers, it was just relaxing. The place was just cool and filled my lungs with exquisite air, wish I didn't have to leave. OMG!!! The falls, the wa...  more »