Activities in Port Antonio

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In spite of the run down look and feel of the town, Port Antonio is a frequently visited tourist destination in Jamaica.  Still, it remains a laid back destination and visitors don't have to worry too much about crowds interrupting their flow as they participate in activities like art gallery hopping, hiking the jungle trails, taking a dip in the Blue Hole, and enjoying the lively nightlife. 


Port Antonio Diving

Port Antonio has its share of dive sites, though they tend to be a bit high in difficulty, and are only recommended for intermediate and advanced divers.

You'll find one dive service in the area. Click here to read our page regarding diving opportunities in this area.


Port Antonio is a city slowly growing in popularity for fishermen. However, with the abundance of large fish like blue marlin just offshore, it is not hard to understand why this area is becoming more noticed by fishermen.

Want to catch some fish during your vacation? Port Antonio isn't overloaded with fishing operators, but there's one charter operators to know about. Navigate to this page about fishing in the area if you want to find out more details.


If there are some shopping fanatics traveling with you, they might be interested to know that there are more than 29 retail stores to browse in this area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in Port Antonio, see this page.


Plan on also spending some time exploring the sights and sounds of daily life in Port Antonio. Area sights include a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Assuming you like being outside will often have a good time at the area's waterfalls and the outdoor park. To navigate to our detailed guide to attractions, visit this page.


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