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Black River Safari Cruise

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Black River, Jamaica
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About Black River Safari Cruise
Cruise down the Black river and see alligators, tropical birds and mangrove trees in their natural setting.
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Full-Day All-Inclusive Tour of Jamaica's South Coast

Explore Jamaica's largest wetland area and visit a 120-foot (36-meter) jungle waterfall on this stress-free tour from Montego Bay, a great choice for nature lovers and first-time visitors. You'll jump from a boat ride on the Black River to a swim in the natural pools at YS Falls, traveling between attractions with ease. Plus, lunch and hotel pickup and drop-off are included for a seamless experience.
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7 hours
from $117.95

Black River Safari and YS Falls Tour from Montego Bay

Experience an undiscovered, rustic side of Jamaica on a personalized river safari on the Black River. Cruise down Jamaica’s largest navigable river and see crocodiles of all sizes. Then stop for a swim at YS Falls, a seven-tiered cascade surrounded by lush jungle. Private hotel transport is provided from Negril to St. Elizabeth Parish.
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6 to 7 hours
from $241.03
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Juststme wrote a review Mar 2020
Gainsborough, United Kingdom52 contributions24 helpful votes
our guide was brilliant - loved the way he called to the crocs. "come,come" and they came!! It didn't last long enough for me. Not sure I fully agree with the handling of he young crocs if the intention is to release them back into the wild but I'm not the expert
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Date of experience: February 2020
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JamdownDiva wrote a review Mar 2020
Runaway Bay, Jamaica18 contributions24 helpful votes
I remember taking this tour as a kid and loving it. Our own kids were so excited to do it, and they certainly loved it too. Our guide was so very fun & really seems to love the crocs (not merely walking us through a rehearsed script). We're glad we chose the tour at J. Charles Swaby, as the canopied boats are comfortable and offered us well needed protection from the sun and a little bit of rain. The crocodile nursery at the end of the tour was icing on the cake as the adventurous kids in our large family group, all wanted to touch or hold the baby crocs and got a chance to do so. Awesome experience that I'm sure our kids will remember for years to come.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Chris286 wrote a review Feb 2020
Madrid, Spain22 contributions2 helpful votes
I really enjoyed the tour; we arrived just after lunch time so we had a private tour only with the boat driver and our guide in a small boat. Enjoyed the views and we were lucky to see 7 crocodiles. The only thing is that I wished the boat ride to take longer
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Lynne P wrote a review Feb 2020
Manchester, United Kingdom287 contributions114 helpful votes
Fantastic day out!! The guides are amazing, knowing where to find crocodiles and entice them to the boats. The rest of the wildlife and fauna was also great to look at as the guides pointed it out along the way. Certainly worth the trip!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Indra Mohabir wrote a review Feb 2020
Westerville, Ohio9 contributions
We went on the Black River and YS Falls tour with Hopeton as our tour guide. The river and falls were great and Hopeton was awesome as well!! We had a great time with him and he was very friendly and informative!!
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Date of experience: February 2020
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