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Taste of Jamaica

Trelawny / Runaway Bay / Ocho Rios


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The cuisine of Jamaica is unique and exciting, come discover the roots of the famous dishes of Jamaica in a farm tour and food experience that will spice up your life. This Ocho Rios adventure is an exploration of nature and the magic it brings not only to the cuisine of Jamaica, but the medicinal gifts of the herbs and plants that grow on the island. Explore the farm then savor a delicious lunch of fresh Jamaican delicacies.
  • Experience an immersive tour of a functioning farm, where you can witness firsthand the agricultural offerings and natural beauty of Jamaica
  • Immersive experience in the medicinal herb garden
  • Delicious meal of iconic Jamaican dishes
  • Visit to a small coffee plantation
  • Learn the science and folklore of local herbs
  • Farm-to-table experience with fresh food
  • Activity duration: 3.5 hr approximately
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off included


What’s the tastiest way to discover the flavors of Jamaica? The Taste of Jamaica Food Experience in Ocho Rios
Jamaica has a rich history in farming and embracing the natural healing powers of the herbs that grow on the island. Understanding the cuisine of any country in the world starts with a look at the unique agricultural offerings of the destination. Immersing yourself in the natural beauty of a Jamaican farm, you’ll discover for yourself what the lush gardens bring to the tastes of Jamaica and to the world of medicinal herbs.
  • Guided visit to to a working farm in Jamaica
  • Immersive experience in the medicinal herb garden
  • Explore the working farm growing fresh produce
  • Visit a small coffee plantation
  • Delicious meal of iconic Jamaican dishes

Learn the science and folklore of the local herbs with all their incredible healing powers. This down to earth Jamaican tour shows you the natural beauty of the island farms and gives you a taste of the freshest meal you’ve ever enjoyed. From the farm to your table you will savor jerk chicken, roasted sweet potato and the national dish of ackee and saltfish and much more deliciousness.

Taste of Jamaica Farm and Food Experience: Medicinal Herbs and An Out of This World Meal
The Taste of Jamaica Farm and Food Tour invites you to step into the world of botanical wonders and take a journey through nature and flavor. Explore the lush greenery of the cool hills of St. Ann, Jamaica, just a few minutes outside of Ocho Rios and discover the diverse array of medicinal plants that have been used for centuries to heal ailments and promote wellness. 51 percent of the world’s medicinal herbs are grown in Jamaica and you’ll find over a hundred species of these plants on this working farm .
Smell the sweet fragrance of lavender, touch the delicate petals of chamomile, and taste the zesty flavor of mint as you wander through the garden. Each plant has a unique story to tell. Our knowledgeable guide will lead you on a sensory adventure, sharing fascinating insights into the traditional uses of these plants and how they are still used in modern medicine today. You'll be enthralled by the history and science behind these healing herbs, and leave feeling inspired and informed.

Coffee lovers will be delighted to know that there is also a small coffee farm on the property, along with several fruit trees and animals including rabbits, chickens and birds. At the end of the farm and garden tour you will get to relax and savor an all you can eat buffet loaded with mouthwatering Jamaican food that includes Jerk Chicken, Ackee with saltfish, roasted sweet potatoes, festivals etc. Food that is served is mostly grown on the farm, giving you the farm to table experience.
This is an experience in Jamaica like no other, where nature and medicine come together in perfect harmony and all your senses will tingle with the delicious flavors of traditional Jamaican dishes. Book your farm and food adventure now and get ready for an unforgettable experience!
Book the Taste of Jamaica Farm and Food tour for a feast of the senses.


Included In The Excursion
  • Round-trip transportation
  • Certified bilingual guide
  • Bottled water, refreshments, umbrellas

Practical Information

Practical Information
  • Wear comfortable clothing and footwear, hat, biodegradable sunscreen
  • Cash/Credit card for souvenirs, shopping, and tips (tipping is optional)
  • Bring a camera
  • If you have a vegetarian or vegan diet, please state this at the time of booking for special services
  • If you have any food allergy, please advise at the time of booking

Good To Know

  • Tour Language: English
  • Tour Location(s): Ocho Rios
  • Season: All year long
  • Duration: 3.5 hr
  • Maximum Age Permitted: n/a
  • Minimum Height Requirement: n/a
  • Maximum Weight Permitted: n/a
  • Hotel Pick-up Available: Yes
  • Good Physical Condition Required: No
  • Suitable For Children : Yes
  • Suitable For Elderly: Yes
  • Pregnant Woman Allowed: Yes
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