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Hike, River Swim, Prepare Jamaican Food

guided hike

Hike, River Swim, Prepare Jamaican Food

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
7 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food, Tickets, Transportation
Hosted in
English
guided hike

Hike, River Swim, Prepare Jamaican Food

guided hike

Hike, River Swim, Prepare Jamaican Food

Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
7 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Food, Tickets, Transportation
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

We would start off by doing a an early morning hike to Blue Mountain Peak, Jamaica's highest point. The trail covers a distance of 9.3 km (5.8 miles) over steep terrain and is an intense 4-hour hike to the summit. Once we descend the mountain. We would go to a river nearby to cool off. Afterwhich we will prepare an authentic Jamaican meal together.

Your host

Learn more about Dave

Dave

I am the Founder of Crimebot. Software company dedicated to using technology to fight crime. I am a true Kingstonian, I love traveling. I love cultures and the ability for visitors to immerse themselves in new cultures. I love to fish (from the shore), I love food, hence I love cooking. My aim is to show you the best parts of Jamaica, specifically by hiking or going to a river. Then to close off your experience I will show you how to cook an authentic Jamaican meal. The Hike will be co-hosted by my Mom Lorna Brown and My fiancée Tanya Thomas

What's included

Food
Tickets
Entry to the mountains is 20usd we will prepay for each guest.
Transportation
We will pick you up from a central location in Kingston or your hotel once it is in Kingston.

Where you'll be

Blue Mountain Peak- The Blue Mountain Peak Trail falls within the pristine, primary forest of the national park and UNESCO World Heritage Site. The route is ideal for observing native plants and over 200 bird species; including most of Jamaica's endemic birds including the rare Jamaican Blackbird. River (Located in Gordon Town, St Andrew) - A nice calm river to soak your tired feet as well as grab a quick soak. My Home - To cook lunch together

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Comfortable shoes. Warm Clothes

What to bring

Hiking for trail shoes/sneakers

More tips

We are flexible. We aim to give you the best experience possible. Just ask and we will try to accommodate. We can pick you up once you are in Kingston.

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Dave
Hike, River Swim, Prepare Jamaican Food
New experience
$190/person
New experience
$190/person