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  • Location:Montego Bay and Negril, Jamaica
  • Duration:4.5 to 7.75 hours

Jamaica Super Saver: Montego Bay and Rose Hall Tour plus Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise

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Combine a sightseeing tour of Montego Bay with two of the city’s top nighttime experiences with this Jamaica Super Saver. After exploring Montego Bay attractions like Sam Sharpe Square with a local guide, visit Rose Hall Great House, an 18th-century Georgian mansion. Learn about the legend of the ‘White Witch of Rose Hall,’ said to haunt the house, and then finish your evening with a boat ride on Luminous Lagoon, a natural wonder where tiny organisms glow in the dark. Transport is available from Negril, Grand Palladium and Montego Bay.


  • Jamaica Super Saver to Montego Bay and surrounding attractions
  • See Montego Bay’s top sights, including Sam Sharpe Square and St James Parish Church
  • Tour Rose Hall Great House and keep your eyes open for ghosts!
  • Hear the story of the ‘White Witch of Rose Hall,’ who is said to haunt the mansion
  • Take a 30-minute boat ride on Luminous Lagoon
  • Stare in wonder at the lagoon as it lights up from the natural glow of microscopic organisms in the water
  • Save more than 30% by booking this Super Saver compared to purchasing the tours separately
  • Go for a dip in the vibrant water (it's safe to swim in!)

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What You Can Expect

Jamaica Super Saver: Montego Bay and Rose Hall Tour plus Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise

Visit the famous Luminous Lagoon!

Montego Bay City Sightseeing and Rose Hall Candlelight Tour:
Your afternoon and evening Super Saver begins with hotel pickup in Negril, at the Grand Palladium resort in Lucea or in Montego Bay, depending on option selected when booking. If you’re staying in Negril or at Grand Palladium, relax on the scenic drive along Jamaica’s gorgeous northern coastline to Montego Bay.

Upon arrival in Mobay, as it’s called locally, explore the city on a one-hour sightseeing tour with your guide. Check out attractions like Sam Sharpe Square, named after a 19th-century slave who led the 1831 revolt known as the Christmas Slave Rebellion. You can walk around the square to see the statue of Sam Sharpe, as well as surrounding colonial buildings and the St James Museum.

Then stop by St James Parish Church, one of the country’s finest churches with its stained glass and pieces of art by English sculptor John Bacon, and enjoy a drive through residential neighborhoods to admire graceful Georgian homes that date back to the prosperous days of the sugar trade.

End your tour of Montego Bay at a local shop called Rainbow, where you have 45 minutes of free time. Browse Jamaican goods like rum, coffee, cigars and bottles of the island’s beloved jerk seasoning, and stock up on a few gifts and souvenirs. Don’t forget to also grab a bite to eat for dinner (own expense) at one of the neighboring restaurants.

Next, head with your guide about 15 minutes to Rose Hall Great House, known for the haunting tale of Annie Palmer, the ‘White Witch of Rose Hall.’ Legend says that Annie killed her three husbands and several slave lovers before being killed herself in her bed. During your one-hour tour through the 18th-century Georgian mansion, listen to the story and discover for yourself if Annie truly haunts the house, which also features historical furnishings and décor for you to admire.

Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise:
After Rose Hall Great House, make the 30-minute drive with your guide to Luminous Lagoon for the second part of your Super Saver. Located in the parish of Trelawny near where the Martha Brae River meets the Caribbean, the natural lagoon is home to harmless microscopic organisms that glow with phosphorescent light in the shallow water.

Take a 30-minute boat ride on the lagoon to marvel at this natural phenomenon and learn from your guide what causes the eerie, entrancing light, which only appears after dark. If you're feeling adventurous, take a swim in the glowing water, one of only a few like it in the world!

When you return to shore, you’ll head back to Montego Bay, Grand Palladium or Negril for hotel drop-off. During the drive back to Grand Palladium and Negril, a stop is made to purchase food and drinks (own expense).

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

My wife and myself had a really great time on this trip ,the fact that it was a private tour made it better and our driver Sydney yes that is the correct spelling was both very informative and funny
We had the tour of mo'bay first then on to the lagoon this was amazing you have to see it to believe it.
On to the great house and white witch,the staff involved have worked well to create this,it is a interactive tour so expect the unexpected,overall agreat tour..

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

The tour was great and the guide Tony was a lot of fun!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2015

Amazing tour, great value. Luminous lagoon was breathtaking. Rose Hall was fantastic fun, the staff put so much effort in to making the experience very enjoyable. Definitely worth going.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

We had a great time on this tour! Our driver arrived at our resort right on time and we shared a shuttle bus with a family of 4. Our guide had a great sense of humor and ensured that everyone was having a good time. He started by driving us through the hills of Montego Bay to see the wealthier side of the city, and then we drove to a gift shop. The shopping experience for me was the worst part of the trip. The gift shop was huge, but it was basically all of the same items that you'll see in every other shop on the island, but with marked up prices and there was an added 15 in tax at the end which I didn't pay anywhere else. Fortunately, the shopping part was only 30 minutes because they basically only let you go in 1 store. The driver then took us over to the bay where we had a complimentary rum punch and then took a short boat ride to the Lagoon. The glowing water was amazing, but I'd suggest bringing a bag with some water shoes and a towel if you plan to swim the ground is very murky. After drying off, we drove over to the Rose Hall Great House. By this point it was getting late and was very dark. One thing we did not know was that on top of the natural creepiness of the place, they actually have actors dressed as ghosts there to scare you. There was a small child on our tour who was terrified, so this is one thing that might have been good to know. Personally, I love haunted places and I thought this tour was actually the best part of our excursion. All in all, we had a great time and it was fun to get away from the hotel and see Jamaica.

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2015

I thought it was going to be a larger tour but to my surprise it was a private tour we had a wonderful tour guide named Junior that made the whole experience that much greater!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2015

The driver showed up timely and gave us a very good city tour, including a stop at the local school, a drive through residential areas, and a stop to try sugar cane. Glistening Waters was nothing short of beautiful. Rose Hall was impressive but cheesy presentation. Overall, well worth the cost.

4 star rating: Recommended November 2015

We totally enjoyed the Rose Hall Tour. It was extremely well done, and we would do it again should we return to Montego Bay. As for the Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise, it was not really that good and not worth the money. The Rose Hall part of this tour is the only thing worth doing and I am rating that a 4 Star

4 star rating: Recommended October 2015

Very scary! Great fun for a night visit!

4 star rating: Recommended August 2015

Tour was a pleasant surprise. Had a nice private tour with Tony Montana in an air conditioned van with my familly of four. Tony kept us amused along the way and gave us a tour of the town before heading to our excursion.
He took us to a souvenir shop where I took one look at the prices and decided I was not going to spend any of my money there. It is cheaper to shop at the Rose Hall village.
We also stopped at the pork pitt and enjoyed some delicious jerk chicken.
I had my doubts about booking the Rose Hall tour because of the frightening reviews. It was spooky, but enterntaining and eduational. We went with our 2 teenagers, age 15 and 18 who also enjoyed the tour.
The luminous lagoon is pretty amazing. The boys went for a swim. You aren't allowed to take pictures with flash, but there is someone on board who will take a mediocre picture of you in the water for an outrageous price.
Overall, we enjoyed the excursion and would recommend it.

4 star rating: Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!

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