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.

Location

Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail is located 3.4 miles north of Bamboo, a village in Saint Ann Parish; it's 3.8 miles to the west of St. Ann's Bay.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending some time exploring the area could be sharing a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of these gardens. The most frequented nearby place to eat to Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail is Be In Good Health Restaurant, a great eatery to fill up at before spending some time at these botanical gardens. Lee's Fast Food and One Click Internet Cafe are some more food and drink options near Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail where you have the chance to try something different in Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who like gardens, and have the energy to view some others, should consider seeing Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls and Turtle River Falls and Gardens; the first is 10.0 miles to the east of Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail. You'll find some additional activities nearby, including Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour, which is three quarters of a mile away Saint Ann Parish. You might also want to consider heading to Addison Park, which is another nearby attraction.

Botanical gardens are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

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
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
Dunn's River Falls GeoFeature 8.4 mi. (5.4 km) E 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios

More Information

Hours

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

Cost

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

Location: 12 Main Street, Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica

Phone

(876) 770-8071

 

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