Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail

Built nearly two centuries ago, these gardens have become a popular destination for nature lovers in Jamaica. The beautiful flowers, peaceful ponds, and interesting native plants all help make the Cranbrook Flower Forest a relaxing adventure.

Visitors to the botanical garden will be able to explore several paths that will take them to all different kinds of vegetation, as well as a green house where you will see some rain forest exclusive species.


Located in Saint Ann Parish, 3.4 miles north of Bamboo, Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail happily welcomes guests who are rooming in this part of Jamaica. Regardless of whether or not you are staying nearby, you should consider stopping by to enjoy a great time. From this location, St. Ann's Bay is four miles (six kilometers) to the east.

Nearby Restaurants

There are many restaurants to select from in the neighborhood immediately near these gardens. Be In Good Health Restaurant is a wonderful restaurant to eat at on your way to visiting the gardens, and is the most convenient option for visitors to this attraction. Lee's Fast Food and One Click Internet Cafe are some of the other dining options close-by where visitors will be able to try something different in Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that like botanical gardens, and would like to see others, should consider seeing Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls and Turtle River Falls and Gardens; the first is ten miles to the east of Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail. You'll find some other attractions nearby, including Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour, which is three quarters of a mile away Saint Ann Parish. Also, you might think about checking out Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife, which is another attraction not far away.

If a visit to the Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (7.2 km) NW 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Seven Oaks Sanctuary For Wildlife -- 5.3 mi. (0.9 km) W Runaway Bay
Addison Park -- 7.5 mi. (8.4 km) WSW Browns Town
Green Grotto Caves GeoFeature 7.7 mi. (4.0 km) W 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay

More Information


Cranbrook Flower Forest is open to the public daily from 9:00am until 5:00pm.


Admission into the gardens is $10 for ages 12 and up, and $5 for everyone else.

Location: 12 Main Street, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica


(876) 770-8071


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