We drove through Fern Gully which was magical, Our knowledgeable Jamaican driver told us that years ago one needed headlights on as it was so dark and completely encompassed by this huge canopy of towering trees. However . Hurricane Gilbert blew the tops off allowing shafts of…
Ok. I am not a fan of toll roads. Junction has been closed to make it better. So I have been driving through fern gulley. Lovely. But take care as roads are narrow and some local taxis and buses treat it as a racecourse. However, it is still very worth the drive through it.
It was great to drove thru Fern Gully . The formation of the plants were breathtaking . I would recommend leaving your car window down to take in the fresh air.
It was interesting to know how it was created and interesting to know some trees reach 180 feet trying to get sun. I don't think this is a top thing to do but it doesn't take long to drive through it so why not. I think it is about 3 miles long.
Fern Gully is absolutely beautiful. Beware of people walking out of the trees!! Great canopy to hide in from the hot sun!!!