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Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent about 3 hours rafting on the Rio Grande from Berrydale to St Margaret's Bay, and we were so glad we did. The cost initially seemed a bit high for locals but by the end of the trip we thought it was well worth...More

Thank Jean-Pierre M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was amazing and my guide Louis was phenomenal!!! Three hours minimum and break to swim and learn about the natural history. I would recommend this to all my friends and family. This is the original rafting experience and a gem for those that get...More

Thank Teekie
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I loved rafting down the Rio Grande but there are some things you must know before going: 1. The entire raft takes 3-5 hours. Really depends on how you and your rafter decide to do it and whether you stop to eat and swim. 2....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 September 2017

2 to a boat and very calm and relaxing experience down the rio grande. Our captain/driver was very friendly and the water was absolutely refreshing

Thank SherwinSacki
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Rio Grande was hands-down the highlight of our Portland vacation! We parked at the ticket office and after getting our arm bands, taxi driver Ivan shuttled us up to the top of the river, where we were assigned Raft Captain #40 Trevor/Trevalo, who has been...More

1  Thank Karen T
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Difficult to get to but worth the effort. We went with jamaican locals so for us, it was a breeze getting there. For those without solid local contacts, good luck. The drive to the top is maybe four miles but very picturesque. I felt getting...More

Thank Michele W
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The kids (15 and 12) loved this. We loved this! Park at rafters rest in st Margaret's bay. Follow the signs to the official ticket desk and let them look after you. Park and they organise the taxi to the start point and then simply...More

1  Thank GarethS15
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome trip down the river stopping for lunch at Belinda's. The river was great to cool off. We practically had the river to ourselves.

Thank Larry K
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I took my tour with Raft Captain Lanny and had a wonderful time. Had a gorgeous sunny day. The water is crystal clear. The scenery is truly beautiful with lush greenery either side. We drifted along and we had a tasty lunch at the amazing ...More

Thank debbiewilliams0n
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This is an attraction to do when it is cloudy, if you do not want to get burnt! We booked it through our hotel, and the taxi picked us up and left us at the start. The level of the water was not really high,...More

Thank Allis245
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31 August 2017|
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Response from Allis245 | Reviewed this property |
We were lucky and we dd it when it was cloudy, so it was okay. I could not imagine spending 4 hours under the sun though. If so, bring a hat or an umbrella, to avoid getting sunburtn. From what I remember, unless clods cover... More
20 August 2016|
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Response from TravelMom3bees | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can go right to the operator and get right on the rafts. There were people on the road that kept directing us to the office. Beware. There were some people that told us not to join to the office,they wanted us to... More
Camila M
20 March 2016|
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Response from Elmar G | Reviewed this property |
There is a hotel right at the river mouth, on a hill with a beautiful view on the river and to the sea. Good place to start the "rafting" there. Prices are about 60$ a tour, if you do not like to negotiate. Some guys try to... More