Tourist Attractions in Falmouth, Trelawny Jamaica, West Indies
Falmouth the Historical Capital of the Parish of Trelawny
Falmouth, capital of the Parish of Trelawny, is situated on Jamaica's north coast near Montego Bay. Falmouth is a small town on the north coast of Jamaica, 22 miles from Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay. Falmouth offers an insight into everyday Jamaican town life and its colonial past.
Founded by Thomas Reid in 1769, Falmouth flourished as a county seat and market center for the Parish of Trelawny for forty years. Jamaica had become the world's leading sugar producer. The town was named after the birthplace of His Excellency Sir William Trelawny, Falmouth, Cornwall, England, and is noted for being one of the Caribbean's best-preserved historic towns.
During the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, Falmouth was one of the busiest ports in Jamaica. It was home to masons, carpenters, tavern-keepers, mariners, planters and others. It was a wealthy town in a wealthy parish with a rich racial mix.
Falmouth Tourist Attractions, Trelawny Jamaica
Explore an impressive 19th-century Georgian architecture, the buildings are still intact and are renowned for their unique gingerbread woodwork.
- Falmouth Court House
- Falmouth Old Town Tour
- Falmouth Parish Church
- Good Hope Plantation
- Greenwood Great House
- Half Moon Beach
- J Charles Swaby Falmouth Swamp Safari
- Luminous Lagoon
- Martha Brae Rafter's Village
- Mountain Valley Rafting at Lethe
- Trelawny Yam Festival
- Water Square
- Dunns River Falls | Fern Gully & Shopping Tour
- Dunns River Falls | History & Shopping Tour
- Dunns River Falls | Plantation & Shopping Tour
- White River Rafting & Shopping
- Ocho Rios Shopping Combo
- Ocho Rios Heritage Tour
- Ocho Rios Beach & Shopping Tour
All our Charter Services Operators vehicles are fully air-conditioned 4-7 seater Taxi, 15-30 seater buses and coaches. Luxury Limousine service is also available. All Taxi and Tour drivers are fully trained, licensed and approved by the Jamaica Tourist Board. We offer a 24 hour, seven day a week, private taxi and tour charter service. We go that "Extra Mile" to ensure that you have a rich and enjoyable experience.
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