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Black River Safari & YS Falls Combo

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Immerse yourself in nature with a cruise down Jamaica's longest navigable river and a swim at an incredible waterfall on this fun and relaxing Black River safari tour! Enjoy private roundtrip transportation from your hotel in Negril and begin your journey to experience some of the highlights of Jamaica's beautiful South Coast.

Your first destination is the Black River for a 1.5 hour boat ride up through The Great Morass, one of Jamaica's national parks. Discover this unspoiled landscape off the beaten track that's filled with over a hundred species of birds, fish, and protected crocodiles. Learn about the ecology and history of the area from your captain and guide, and watch as they feed a crocodile from the comfort of your boat!

Your adventure continues to the gorgeous and secluded YS Falls, located at an estate and consisting of a magnificent 7-tiered cascading waterfall with a refreshing river and mineral spring pool at the base. Explore the lush and expansive grounds, go for a rejuvenating swim, and lounge in a garden cabana as you enjoy a day in nature.

The Black River Safari & YS Falls Combo tour is a wonderful adventure for all ages. Round out your day in Jamaica's scenic South Coast with a lunch stop for some local cuisine, your private driver and tour guide knows the best places to satisfy your craving!

What's Included

Private roundtrip transportation
Local guide
Admission fees
Cost of food/drinks

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the YS Falls?
These 7-tiered cascading waterfalls and mineral spring river pools are one of Jamaica's most beautiful and secluded destinations. Located deep in the YS estate, a working cattle and horse farm, the YS Falls offer visitors a place to relax and be one with nature as they relax in the mineral pools, sit underneath the waterfalls or hike around the area, admiring the beautiful vegetation. The pools are floored with smooth river pebblestones and are at a comforting 4ft depth. The YS Falls offer drinks and light snacks for sale and have basic commodities such as bathrooms, picnic tables, cabanas, and locker rooms.
Is this excursion kid friendly?
Yes! There's no minimum age requirement for this excursion and most children find exploring the Black River and the YS Falls very enjoyable. The Black River Safari also provides the opportunity to see crocodiles and exotic birds, which kids love!
What should I bring to this tour?
To make the most of your Black River Safari & YS Falls Combo Tour, be sure to bring comfortable shoes and clothing, a camera, sunglasses, a hat, sunscreen, bug repellent, and cash for any personal expenses. If you plan on taking a dip in the YS Falls, don't forget to bring water shoes and a towel to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.
Does this tour include food?
The cost of food and drinks are not included in the price of this tour, but your guide can take you to a great local restaurant. Additionally, some food and drink options are available for purchase at YS Falls.

Quick Facts


8h 00min

There is no minimum age to participate in this tour.

Your tour costs are refundable if canceled 24 hours before the tour departure. If booking using the Book Now, Pay Later option, the 5% deposit is non-refundable under all circumstances.