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Black River

Black River, Jamaica
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Enough mangrove trees, wild crocodiles and tropical plants to excite even the most stubborn of imaginations.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tour guide” (15 reviews)
“ys falls” (23 reviews)
Black River, Jamaica
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fun time in the swamp looking at wildlife. The boat ride was very peaceful and worthwhile. Out admission of 35 included the boat ride and also admission to YS Falls. Just keep your feet and hands in the boat. You don't want...More

Thank Speedskier8098
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Lovely cruise down the black river croc spotting. Lots of wildlife to be seen. Really nice excursion for half a day.

Thank Davh62
Reviewed 29 May 2017

There are boot tours on this river and my advice is that you must do this when you are in the neighbourhood! It is the trip to that place worthwhile. The guide we had on our tour was very friendly and explained many things! The...More

Thank Marc K
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We took a cruise down the Black River and out reminded me of the movie The African Queen. The water was dark and smooth, but dotted with crocodiles, mangrove trees, and cranes. It was a neat experience. We learned that the water in the Black...More

Thank Avery397
Reviewed 11 April 2017

we had a couple of hours on the black river through Thomson holiday on our way to YS falls, we saw at least 7 crocs and guide was extremely informative

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Part of an excursion with Thomson.Excellent opportunity to observe birds and crocodile of black river.

Thank muckymary42
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Visited Black River as part of Thomson trip. We arrived and were welcomed onto the Cool Running shoes boat for our trip up the Black River. The Guide was very informative about the wildlife, natural habitat and the local area. Our Guide got very up...More

Thank Elaine F
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This was an ok excursion. We went as it was on our way through from YS falls to Pelican Bar so worked out well. A nice pontoon ride and our guide was very knowledgable about the river and history. We saw quite a few crocs...More

Thank Kari G
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I thought that I would be bored but the boat guide was funny and informative. Loved seeing the vegetation, birds and crocs. I highly recommend this place.

Thank NelliefromToronto
Reviewed 21 February 2017

A nice way to spend a 1/2 day away from the resort. Lots of wildlife and crocodiles. It was a comfortable trip and the guides are very knowledgeable. Bring your camera, you won't be disappointed

Thank Mike A
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