Runaway Bay, located 16 km (10 miles) west of Ocho Rios, has become a destination of its own, with white sandy beaches and much less crowded than the beaches of Ocho Rios.
At Runaway Bay you are far removed from the action as it is in Ocho Rios, people stay at Runaway Bay mainly they are interested in hanging out at a secluded resort. It is especially recommended for those who do not want to be in the middle of the hordes descending on Ocho Rios. more...
To do and attractions in Ocho Rios
On Queens at Discovery Bay, Highway you will find the Columbus Park Museum.
You can also visit the Seville Great House, Heritage Park; it contains a collection of artifacts once used by everybody from the Amerindians to African slaves.
Reggae fans from all over the world visit the little village of Nine Mile, the hamlet where Marley grew up and where he was buried. Big yearly event here is Marley's birthday each February 6.
Soon more information about attractions in Runaway Bay will be listed at this website.