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Kingston Botanical and Shopping Tour, Kingston Sightseeing Tours, Jamaica

Falmouth | Ocho Rios | Montego Bay | Negril | Kingston | Port Antonio | Treasure Beach


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Kingston Botanical and Shopping Tour and Sightseeing Excursions Overview

Castleton Gardens

Castleton Gardens

Nestled in the hills of St. Mary, Castleton Gardens is a haven for nature lovers who want a cool, quiet place to relax. Added to the attraction, is the cooling water of the Wag Water River, where visitors may have a swim. Castleton Gardens became one of the great gardens of the Hemisphere with its rich variety of plants. In the past Castleton had over four (4000) thousand species of plants from the great English Garden at Kew. Many plants introduced in the island in the late 19th and early 20th centuries were planted here. These included the Poinciana, Bombay Mango, the Spathodea, Navel Orange, and tangerine.

Devon House

Devon House

The Devon House Mansion is the architectural dream of Jamaica's first black millionaire George Stiebel and one of Jamaica's most celebrated historical landmarks. Stiebel was among three wealthy Jamaicans who constructed elaborate homes during the late 19th century at the corner of Trafalgar Road and Hope Road. Stiebel's legacy lives on with the beautifully maintained Devon House, which was declared a national monument in 1990 by the Jamaica National Heritage Trust. The early history of Devon House dates back to the mid seventeenth century when Britain captured Jamaica from Spain.
Hope Botanical Gardens

Hope Botanical Gardens

Hope Botanical Gardens was established in 1873 on the the Hope Estate and was named after Major Richard Hope believed to be the first British owner of the land. The Hope Estate is huddled between Long Mountain and St. Andrew Mountain. Hope Garden have a wide collection of flowering and non-flowering, exotic and endemic plants. Hope boasts a variety of plant species, for example, the Cassia siamea which were planted in 1907 and now line the main entrance. Hope was a major experimental station for crops that were grown economically in the 1880's. Some of the crops that were planted are sugarcane, cocoa, coffee, bananas, pineapple, yam, and sweet potato.

 

Options and Extras (See Tour Options Below)

Bob Marley Museum

Bob Marley Museum

The Bob Marley Museum is located on Hope Road in New Kingston. One of the most popular attraction in Kingston and a must see for visitors to Jamaica. The museum is situated on the site of the legendary King of Reggae Bob Marley home. The 19th century architecture house was Marley's home until his death in 1981. It was converted into a museum six years later by his wife, Mrs Rita Marley. The main museum displays Marley's personal treasures. The property also features a well-equipped 80 seater theatre, a photographic gallery, and a gift shop. The venue allows you to see every aspect of the life of Bob Marley.

Devon House

Devon House

The Devon House Mansion is the architectural dream of Jamaica's first black millionaire George Stiebel and one of Jamaica's most celebrated historical landmarks. Stiebel was among three wealthy Jamaicans who constructed elaborate homes during the late 19th century at the corner of Trafalgar Road and Hope Road. Stiebel's legacy lives on with the beautifully maintained Devon House, which was declared a national monument in 1990 by the Jamaica National Heritage Trust. The early history of Devon House dates back to the mid seventeenth century when Britain captured Jamaica from Spain.

Ideal for the entire family - Restricted access to wheel chair for some outdoor, adventure activities.

 

What it Includes?

  • Hotels/Villas & Cruise Ship pickup and drop-off
  • Comfortable air condition transportation
  • Entrance Fees to Attractions
  • Local Guide
  • Optional Lunch

 

Kingston Botanical and Shopping Tour

  • Devon House
  • Castleton Gardens
  • Hope Botanical Gardens
  • Optional Victoria Crafts Market

Duration: 4:00 Hours

Booking Enquiry or Call: +1876 359 9023

 

Approximate Duration of the Tours

  • Ocho Rios: 7:00 - 9:00
  • Falmouth: 8:30 - 10:00
  • Montego Bay: 8:30 - 10:30
  • Negril: 8:30 - 11:00
  • Discovery Bay: 7:30 - 9:30
  • Runaway Bay: 7:30 - 9:30
  • Kingston: 4:00 - 7:00

What to Take on your Sightseeing Trip

Getting Wet and Beaches: Sun screen lotion, swim wear, towel, camera and pocket money.

Walking: Dress comfortable for walking, comfortable walking shoes, camera and pocket money.

Climbing Falls: Comfortable sneakers with good grip, beach wear, towel, camera and pocket money.

 

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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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