The city of Negril is loved by vacationers worldwide for its picturesque beaches, sunsets, rugged cliffs and activities. Negril is known as the ‘Capital of Casual’ due to the easy going atmosphere in the city. Spending all day lazing on the beach or all night at a club, here is a list of things to do in Negril:-
Rick’s Café: Jamaica’s most famous hot spot, resting at the top of a cliff, Rick’s Café have some of the best sunset views. The menu at the café includes Caribbean and International cusines blended in with an air of adventure. The main attraction of Rick’s Café is cliff jumping. One can either watch the professional cliff jumpers or participate to feel the thrill.
Scuba Diving and Snorkeling: For all scuba enthusiasts, Negril is an excellent destination. The city has some of the finest diving sities and Negril Scuba Centre is the best place to start. The underwater videographers are available to capture your experience to create lasting memories of your dive. Other than scuba diving, snorkeling in emerald waters is another popular activity. Negril’s waters have a variety of caves, coves, living coral reefs and exotic fishes to explore.
Kool Runnings Water Park: Situated at a walking distance from many major hotels in the area, Kool Runnings Water Park provides something for all ages. The park has some water slides, interactive play area for toddlers and some theme restaurants. Kool Runnings Water Park is a must visit for all adventure seekers.
Negril Lighthouse: One of the most beautiful monuments of Negril, the Negril Lighthouse is a treat for history lovers. Built in 1894, the lighthouse stands 20 meters tall. Originally powered by kerosene, the lighthouse switched to solar power in 1985 and flashes every two seconds. One can still climb 103 steps of the lighthouse to get an view of the sunset.
Seven Mile Beach: Among the best beaches of Jamaica, Negril’s Seven Mile Beach boasts turquoise, see-through waters with white sand. The beach also has a number of water sports activities.