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Address: Great River Adventure Center | Lethe, Estate, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Phone Number: +1 876-573-2922
Description: Just a short distance outside Montego Bay, The Great River Adventure...
Just a short distance outside Montego Bay, The Great River Adventure Center features the exciting River Tubing Adventure or Kayak Safari. The Great River offers the excitement of gentle cascades flowing through a lush rain forest valley. Professional guides accompany and entertain you down the river in this lush tropical paradise. Transportation is provided from North Coast Hotels and the Cruise Pier with several departures daily 7 days per week.
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Fantastic experience with two awesome tour guides!

We went on a tubing adventure as the first portion of a zip lining trip and we are so glad we did! Our group had 6 people, including one child, and the experience was great for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Kshaye85
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

We went on a tubing adventure as the first portion of a zip lining trip and we are so glad we did! Our group had 6 people, including one child, and the experience was great for all! Our tour guides, Jeff and Eric were wonderful; they took the time to teach us about Jamaican culture and living off the land,... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

My husband and I booked a zip lining/ Tubing day trip through our resort for a price close to 200.00 which we were prepared to pay and okay with it only to arrive at a place that needed some love and attention. We pulled up to a place that was run down and no one around. We started off on... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Took advantage of an offer to combine a tubing excursion with a zipline adventure. Our guide, Eric, and his apprentice, Jermaine, steered us through the rapids and engaged us with informative and entertaining conversation. All we had to do was sit back and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. Highlights included the limestone pedicure and the rope swing.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

My daughters (13 and 16) and I wanted to Zip-line, so we came here. It wasn't far from our hotel too so that was good. It was safe, fun, exciting and so much fun. They made sure all helmets fit, then all the gear was properly on. Safety is huge when it comes to this and they were very well... More 

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Sauk Rapids, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Thank you so much to our river tubing captain Andrew! He was so easy-going, informative, and entertaining. We had a great time visiting with him, learning about Jamaica, and relaxing on the beautiful jungle river! Would do it again in a heartbeat! Candace and Mike

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My girlfriends and I did this excursion on 02/06/15. We didn't know what to expect, but had a great time.The tour guides kept us safe, laughing and made sure we had a great time!!! I totally recommend this!!! :)

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We had not planned to be in Montego Bay. Our cruise ship was unable to dock in Falmouth due to high wind conditions. The captain sailed to Montego Bay. Our excursions were cancelled so we set forth to make lemonade from the lemons we had. We were on vacation after all. We engaged a somewhat sketchy cab driver who was... More 

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Windham, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I went with 4 other ladies that I was traveling with and we were It a mixed bag of abilities and ages (37-62). We all had a great time! Our 'captain' was Eric. He was great with all of us. One of the highlights of the trip was getting an exfoliation treatment for our legs & feet right on the... More 

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Ocho Rios, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

So I visited with my family on December 29th 2014, had a great time on the Zipline, Exhilarating,just all around great fun time. The lazy river is ok but trust me when i say the Zipline is the reason to visit this place. The Zip captain Jason is the best at what he does, he really makes an effort to... More 

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Fairhaven, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I went with my family in December and the water was smooth and gorgeous. Depending on what time of year you go I heard the water can be intense and rapid or calm and peaceful. However it's all very safe the tubes are grouped together, so no one gets separated and there is a guide for each group of tubes.... More 

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