Milford Falls

This lesser known and smaller waterfall is located not far from Shaw Gardens. It is a good place to escape the crowds while getting a little wet.

This waterfall is not a tourist center like many of the other waterfalls in Jamaica and as such is is densely forested. The waterfall itself is not much taller than a person, but you can walk through it to the other side, as the rock wall creates a small overhang. This rocky, vine covered, and secret waterfall may not be large, but it is a true natural attraction for those who have visited the other built-up waterfalls.

Location

Milford Falls can be found along the western outskirts of Ocho Rios.

You will have to ask a local or a tour guiode agency for help finding this waterfall. While it is not far from the Ocho Rios city center it is undeveloped and very much a secret.

Nearby Restaurants

If the time you spend at the waterfall leaves your stomach stomach growling, don't fret -- you're going to find a plentiful supply of local restaurants in this area. The most proximate restaurant to Milford Falls is Evita's Italian Restaurant, which offers Fusion food. Lobster Dave Seafood and Whalers are a couple other food and drink options near Milford Falls. At Whalers you and your companions may try out Caribbean dishes and enjoy the Jamaica scene.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that are a fan of waterfalls, and are interested in visiting others, ought to think about Shaw Park Garden Falls and Mahoe Falls; which are both within traveling distance of this page's waterfall. There are some other attractions nearby, including Cove Theatre, which is within traveling range in downtown Ocho Rios. You might also think about checking out Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls, which is another attraction not far away.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Milford Falls
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cove Theatre Other Activities/Excursions -- -- Downtown Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls -- -- -- 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens -- -- -- 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios -- -- -- 3.1 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dolphin Discovery Other Attraction -- -- 3.2 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park -- -- -- 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Annandale Great House Historic Site -- -- Epworth
Cranbrook Flower Forest and River Head Adventure Trail -- -- -- 3.8 mi. West of St. Ann's Bay

More Information

Location: Ocho Rios, Jamaica

 

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