REGGAE RIDE ROUTE & ITINERARY
DAY 1 - ARRIVAL
DAY 1: ARRIVAL MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA
We highly recommend to arrive on the earliest flight you can get into MBJ airport.
Upon arrival go to Desk8, Holiday Services for your airport transfer to Negril
3:00-4:00pm - Welcome briefing. This is your chance to meet the Ride Master, Jamaica Bicycle Tour leaders, other staff and the other riders. We have a brief talk on the ride, what to expect, and answer any questions.
6:30pm - Dinner (not included). There will be an optional dinner out at a selected restaurant.
Overnight Hotel: Rooms Negril or Riu Negril
DAY 2 - Negril to Southcoast and interior 52 miles
Travel on the southside of Jamaica to areas rarely seen by tourists. It's an in-depth visit jamaica to the interior of the island and the "real" Jamaica. There are scenic views of the Caribbean with smooth gently undulating, roads. We will be riding through a lot of sugar cane plantation country and of course stop to sample some too. Sugar cane juice provides natural energy from the source. We visit a local school where the children entertain.
Negril - Savanna-la-mar - Frome - Grange Hill - Negril
06:30-07:00 - Breakfast
07:00-07:30 - Photos and then Ride out
11:30am - Return to hotel
12noon - 1pm - Lunch
6:30pm-8:00pm - Optional dinner out (not included).
Overnight Hotel : Rooms Negril or Club Riu Negril
DAY 3 -Negril to Montego Bay: 56 miles cycling
A scenic ride with a few rollers, along the northcoast of the island. We start along the southcoast and then return to the northcoast to enjoy coconuts with Sugar, the vendor who has been serving our Bicycle Tour since 2009 in the Lucea Market. Drink fresh coconut water straight from the nut and walk through the farmers market. We then head to the tourism capital of the island of Montego Bay.
DAY 4 - Montego Bay to Ocho Rios: 60 miles cycling- JAMAICA CHALLENGE DAY
Today sees us heading along the northcoast of the island, along perfectly paved roads, that goes through historic places like Runaway Bay, where slaves escaped by boats, and Discovery Bay where Christopher Columbus first set foot on Jamaican soil. There are a few climbs along the way!
We end our ride at the island's number on attraction: Dunns River Waterfalls. Here the water cascades from 660ft straight into the warm Caribbean sea, and we have the challenge to climb to the very top! Its as exhilarating as it is invigorating and not to be missed!
DAY 5 - DEPARTURE
Transport from your Montego bay Hotel to Montego Bay airport
Every effort will be made to adhere to the planned route. Any unforeseen adjustments will be noted on our website in advance of the event , noted on the route guides, or explained by our Jamaica Ride Tour Leaders and Road Master during the Jamaica Reggae Ride. There are no refunds or compensations for any route changes, whatsoever.