The Blue Mountains National Park

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The Blue Mountains are the longest mountain range in Jamaica. Known for the coffee they produce, there is also a national park here where hiking and camping can be done.

The peaks of the Blue Mountains rise to an altitude of 7402 feet above sea level, with dangerous terrain typifying the area. Though camping and hiking are permitted, these activities are best done with a knowledgeable guide.


Located in the Blue Mountains, The Blue Mountains National Park always welcomes local residents and tourists rooming in this part of Jamaica. However, even if you aren't staying nearby, you should feel free to stop by to enjoy a great time. If you're curious, Kingston is 11 miles (18 kilometers) to the south west.

Nearby Restaurants

If you've worked up an appetite exploring the nature sanctuary, you're in luck, as you will find an exceptionally large selection of food and beverage places in this area. The most frequented nearby eatery to The Blue Mountains National Park is The Bleu Berg Restaurant, a wonderful location to eat at on your way to spending time at the wildlife reservation. The restaurant is a slight distance away, but out of the way enough that you may want to arrange for using a means of transportation to get there. EITS Cafe and Strawberry Hill Restaurant offer additional nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Strawberry Hill Restaurant you will be able to try a bite of Jamaican cuisine and experience the culture of Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

Other kinds of nearby activities include Struan Castle Garden, which is within traveling distance in Stony Hill. You might also want to think about heading over to Hope Gardens, which is another attraction in the area.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near The Blue Mountains National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Struan Castle Garden -- 8.3 mi. (7.0 km) WSW Stony Hill
Hope Gardens -- 8.5 mi. (5.3 km) SW 3.3 mi. East of Kingston
Hope Pastures Park -- 8.6 mi. (4.8 km) SW 3.0 mi. East-Northeast of Kingston
College Green Communtiy Park -- 8.8 mi. (4.5 km) SW 2.8 mi. East of Kingston

Location: the Blue Mountains, Jamaica


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