Weddings in Jamaica
Jamaica has so many reasons to be a popular destination for Dreamy Weddings, from the mystical coffee-producing slopes of the Blue Mountains to the pastures and forests of the Dry Harbour Mountains. Bob Marley's home in Nine Mile is now a memorial to his life and music. In the north, Montego Bay's resorts attract the glamorous and fun-loving to their white sand beaches, while the capital, Kingston, is the island's bustling heart, with a truly authentic Jamaican character from the old to the new parts of the city.
With amazing waterfalls, river-rafting, zip-lining and cliff-diving; just some of the activities to try, even for the most adventurous adventurer. Jamaica, a truly diverse location for your Dreamy Wedding.
- Jamaica Flights
- Jamaica Hotels
- Jamaica Wedding Venues
- Jamaica Water
- Jamaica Music
- Jamaica Wedding Requirements
- Jamaica Facts
There are three international airports in Jamaica: Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, Jamaica’s capital city and the Ian Fleming International Airport in picturesque Ocho Rios.
With accommodation ranging from high end luxury, couples and family all-inclusives, beachside resorts, intimate eco-inns and historical plantation houses, Jamaica offers every possibility for couples planning their destination wedding. Whatever your idea of a perfect romantic retreat, Jamaica has something unique to suit your Dreamy Wedding.
Jamaica Wedding Venues
Dreamy Weddings’ favourite venues in Jamaica include Ocho Rios Bay Beach, also Known as ‘Turtle Beach’, is renowned for brilliant white sand, crystal clear water and captivating views of the Caribbean. Three hundred year old Bellefield Great House and Gardens harks back to the colonial plantation era, with a beautiful and historical backdrop just perfect for Dreamy Weddings.
The lush, mountainous terrain of Jamaica hides many spectacular waterfalls, some of which are famous tourist attractions. Dunnes River Falls may be the most famous, but Island Gully Falls in Ocho Rios, Mayfield Falls in Negril and Reach Falls in Port Antonio are a few of the most highly recommended by visitors. Or experience the caverns and caves of Blue Hole Mineral Spring in Little Bay for a magical experience and some white-knuckle, white-water rafting.
Jamaica’s music history is long, and still influential in the world, so a visit to the island where reggae was born must include some unique entertainment. Downtown Montego Bay’s Gloucester Avenue is known as the ‘Hip Strip’, busy with hotels, shops and parks, plus bars that play reggae and dancehall music. Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville is also to be found in MoBay, for a totally different musical vibe. In Negril, Rick’s Cafe is the infamous cliff-jumping experience, but when the sun sets, head over to The Jungle as it heats up with reggae and dancing late into the night. Kingston boasts some of the original and most influential music venues of the past half century. Can you imagine the music at your Dreamy Wedding in Jamaica?
Jamaica Wedding Requirements
Jamaica’s requirements for wedding ceremonies are straightforward and easy to follow, so couples can spend time enjoying the wonders of the island as they await their big day.
- No residency requirement
- Land Area : 4,244 square miles
- Population : 2,806,951
- Capital : Kingston
- Languages : English
- Time Zone : Eastern Standard Time
- Currency : Jamaican dollar (US currency also accepted)
- Cruise Call : Ocho Rios Cruise Port & Falmouth Cruise Port