Shaw Park Gardens & Waterfalls, Ocho Rios

(4.4/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
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.
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  • We asked our shuttle driver to take us to Shaw Park Gardens but detoured next door to Konoko Falls; we weren't disappointed with KF, but after reading the review of Shaw Park, i'm sorry we didn't stic...  more »
  • Shaw Park Gardens are the gardens of former hotel and are now a park/botanic garden. There are many trees, flowering shrubs and plants. A feast of colour. Our guide, Ronald Hawthorne was excellent. A ...  more »
  • Shaw Park Botanical Garden is a beautiful well maintained horticultural garden. Stunning flowers and plants that grow to be so much bigger than in northern climates. Looks like what the island would h...  more »