Day trip

Black River Safari Tour from Montego Bay

Black River Safari Tour from Montego Bay

From $120 per person

The Black River Safari is an eco-tourism activity in the parish of St. Elizabeth on Jamaica’s south coast. Take a boat ride on the longest navigable river in Jamaica, pet and feed friendly crocodiles and learn about the area’s colonial history.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Mobile ticketing
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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Audio guide included
Private group


  • Take a boat ride up the Black River to meet friendly crocodiles, and feed and pet them
  • Drive along Lovers Lane and see the lush vegetation along the river
  • Hear about the colonial history of the Black River area
Full description
Enjoy a 6-hour tour by comfortable motorboat up Jamaica's longest navigable river, through Jamaica's largest wetland area, known as the Black River lower morass. You’ll be picked up at your hotel or your cruise ship pier and transferred to the boat. Learn about the area’s ecology and history from the experienced captain/guide. See many of the more than 100 bird species that have been recorded in the morass. Meet a few of the friendly crocodiles as your boat captain calls them by name. They’ll swim up to your boat and you pet them and feed them. Take in the wetlands vegetation, including different species of mangrove, palm and other plants that grow along the banks of the river. Enjoy a ride through Lovers Lane, created by the roots of the mangroves. At the end of your boat ride, you’ll return to your hotel or cruise ship.
  • Transportation
  • Bottled water
  • Entrance fee
  • Tips
  • Lunch
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

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Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Your hotel or cruise ship pier

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Know before you go

  • Be sure to bring a camera and some cash.
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Product ID: 39037