Discovery Bay

Rumored to be the first bay from which Christopher Columbus entered Jamaica, Discover Bay now serves as a port in the town of the same name.


Discovery Bay is found 3.1 miles northwest of Dumbarton, a village in Saint Ann Parish; it is five miles (eight kilometers) to the west of Runaway Bay.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of eateries to choose from in the community immediately near this bay. The nearest restaurant to Discovery Bay is Coconut Tree Restuarant & Bar, a wonderful locale to enjoy a meal at before visiting this body of water. Ultimate Jerk Center and Pablo's are some of the additional dining possibilities in close to this natural attraction. At Pablo's you and your companions can test out Jamaican meals and enjoy the local foods and culture of Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that are a fan of bays, and have the energy to view some others, might consider a trip to Rio Bueno Bay and Runaway Bay; the first is 3.0 miles to the west of Discovery Bay. You'll find other places of interest nearby, including Green Grotto Caves, which is two and a half miles away Saint Ann Parish. Furthermore, you can consider checking out Addison Park, which is another attraction close by.

A bay is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Discovery Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Green Grotto Caves GeoFeature 2.4 mi. (4.0 km) E 2.5 mi. West of Runaway Bay
Addison Park -- 5.9 mi. (8.4 km) SE Browns Town
Chukka Caribbean Adventure's Original Canopy Tour Other Attraction 9.4 mi. (7.2 km) E 4.4 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail -- 10.0 mi. (6.1 km) E 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay

Location: Saint Ann Parish, Jamaica


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