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Reach Falls

East of Port Antonio, Port Antonio, Jamaica
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Ranked #1 of 17 attractions in Port Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Waterfalls
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

We got there 15 minutes before it closed for the day. We had not appreciated in advance that this is a 'official' site with tickets and controlled access. They refused us tickets but did let us have a look at the lower waterfall. It probably makes sense from a Jamaican Government perspective but we much prefer less touristy adventures.

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bay area, ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 NEW

Reach falls by itself is a pretty falls - nothing too very extra-ordinary . It isn't big like some of the other ones we have seen nor it is voluminous . But what makes it a lot of fun is how you get there. We heard about Leonard thru our host at a homestay and tripadvisor. We called him and... More

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This is not Dunn's river falls, but the family really enjoyed the experience and it's well worth the visit! Our guide was excellent. We had the opportunity to climb through a couple caves, swim, and hike. My daughter wanted to go to Dunn's River, but at the end, she was singing Reach Falls praises. I highly recommend!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We were the only people at Reach Falls when we visited and it was amazing. Beautiful falls in a quiet setting, and well worth the trek upstream which is a option extra at no extra cost. If we had visited the day before we would have encountered another group at the falls... Katy Perry and entourage! We were already aware... More

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ny
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We used a local guide, Leonard, instead of the government guides. A very different experience. He starts at the bottom of the Falls instead of the middle (where the government guides start) - makes all the difference. From this vantage point, the Falls are absolutely breathtaking. We found Leonard thru Trip advisor reviews. Check earlier reviews for Reach Falls to... More

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Jamaica
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

reach falls is a lovely falls with not as big as Dunns river but enjoyable. It has an eating area,not a garden just tables and chairs.not much too do but after visiting one could take a tour around Port antonio.

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We spent the better part of the morning a Reach Falls....what an amazing experience! I wasn't sure what to expect and was a little nervous about any steep or slippery climb but was happy to find a staircase that led down to the falls and main pool area. We were able to go under the falls and into the caves,... More

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Malibu, California
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122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

About an hour or so drive from Porty. A curving and quite scenic drive. We stopped at the Boston Bay food corner for lunch. 6 or so food stands that swarm as you get outa the car to get your lunch business. (see review) for lunch. Arriving at Reech falls parking lt and the short walk (5 minutes) to the... More

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Panama City, Panama
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60 reviews 60 reviews
20 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We arrived at Reach Falls on a cloudy day and it rained when we were down by the river..it's quite tranquil area and lots of plants and birds.besides another couple we're the only tourists visiting..business is way down in Jamaica..

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Antwerp, Belgium
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

the little falls, the pools, the swimming, the jumping of the falls. Don't take the touristic route, but ask a local guide!!!

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