May 06, 2013

Gone wet at Dunn's River Falls, Ocho Rios, Jamaica


Jamaica has river falls that become one of the tourists favourite destination. Located in Ocho Rios ( Ocho: eight and Rios: Rivers), Dunn's River Falls like a magnet for tourist by its beauty. Only about 10 minutes by taxi and cost around 15$ one way or if you are tough bargainer you can get best deal for less. Even better if you like to walk, just a little bit more minutes you need to spend, it's fun and it's FREE.
While you get there, you are required to purchase ticket to enter the Dunn's River Falls. It cost 8$ per person. That's not bad. You also need to rent locker for your stuff, because you're gonna get wet. And also don't forget to wear wet shoes to protect your feet in the water, or if you forget you can rent it for 5$. 
At about 180 feet (55 m) high and 600 feet (180 m) long, (source: this Dunn's River Falls offer you nice view from bottom to the top of the falls. If you don't wanna get wet, you can just stand and enjoy the view of the Dunn's River Falls from the side. But to feel the sensation of Dunn's River Falls is to climb the falls from the bottom to the top. Feel the stream and splash of water, and you can also feel body massage by sit and let the water streaming down thru your body. If you come in to a group or by local tour operator they will provide you with tour guide whose gonna lead you to climb the Dunn's River Falls and also documenting your full activity in there.
Exhausting? No, it's fun. Grab some coconut water straight from the coconut tree or fruit juice or iced soda from the local Rastaman and take a deep breath then you'll feel the natural fresh air of Dunn's River Falls, Ocho Rios, Jamaica.

Me (right) and Putu Ariasa from Bali, Indonesia
at the middle of Dunn's River Falls, Ochorios, Jamaica

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