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Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise in Jamaica

Highlights
  • Cruise around Jamaica’s Luminous Lagoon at night with a guide
  • See more of the island in less time—easily fit this tour into your schedule
  • Choose from multiple departure locations to suit your needs
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Luminous Lagoon Night Cruise in Jamaica
From US$59.00
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  • Overview
  • What to Expect
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Negril Departure
Tour departs from most Negril hotels at 5pm.
US$75.00
Ocho Rios Departure
Tour departs from most Ocho Rios hotels at 5:45pm.
US$65.00
Montego Bay Departure
Tour departs from most Montego Bay hotels at 6:30pm.
US$59.00
Overview
Experience one of the world’s natural phenomena on this night cruise of Jamaica’s Luminous Lagoon—a great choice for nature lovers and first-time visitors. Board a small boat for a moonlight cruise of the bioluminescent lagoon and learn about the millions of harmless microorganisms that cause its iridescent blue-green glow. The tour includes just enough time for a swim in the lagoon’s warm, shallow waters.
What to Expect
Start your tour with pickup at your hotel in Negril, Ocho Rios, or Montego Bay and an evening ride to Trelawny Parish on Jamaica’s north coast.

On arrival in Trelawny, take a boat ride on the Luminous Lagoon, a bioluminescent lagoon that’s home to millions of harmless microorganisms. One of just a handful of bioluminescent lagoons in the world, Jamaica’s Luminous Lagoon is said to be the largest and most brilliant.

Cruise to the center of the lagoon and sip on a rum punch, as your guide explains why these microorganisms, called dinoflagellates, thrive in the lagoon’s warm, shallow waters. See how they give off an eerie blue-green light when the water is disturbed and then jump into the lagoon and swim around in its iridescent glow.

After you experience all the magic of this natural wonder, hop back in the coach and end your tour with hotel drop-off.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Overall good time

We went tonight. It went well. I can suggest that you sit at the opposite side of the captain motor. I sat right next to the captain and it was a high traffic spot. I lost my shirt after swimming in the bay. It was...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago
Luminous Waters

We took this excursion. My husband and I stayed in the boat, but my son and his wife jumped in. It was really cool when they moved their arms, it glowed a beautiful light blue. They scooped up some water in a white bucket for...More

1  Thank P3437ZGsues
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Something Different

Picked up at 6.20pm back at hotel for 8.20pm...10 minute drive there and back from our hotel....Waited ages at a dock on a swamp/ river for at least half hour then we got a boat out into the lake/swamp for 20 secs then the guy...More

3  Thank Craig S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pretty darn cool!

6 of us on annual 'girl' trip - ages 36 to 50 - this was pretty awesome. We enjoyed because it was not 'all day' and since we were coming from a resort in Mobay it was a short and painless cab ride (which isn't...More

2  Thank MzRotn
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile
Short but sweet!

Enjoyed this excursion this past week. Shuttle was on time for both pick up, and drop off. Tour guide to boat (Porscha) was very knowledgeable about Jamaica and keep us entertained for the short 15 minute ride. Captain kept us entertained, ensured safety and pressured...More

2  Thank vacay32
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kaitmel
16 July 2018|
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Response from birdseye17 | Reviewed this property |
Yah all good with life jackets or arm wings for none swimmers. Mom and dad go too ,lol. About 5-6 feet deep, bottem mucky ,usually clam water as its in a bay.Not far from there too. However the more they splash the more the... More
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SheckyBevakashah
4 June 2018|
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Response from birdseye17 | Reviewed this property |
You can get a ride for sure. Ask around as you will need ride home.Check different prices. Nicer the ride nicer the price !!! ( back). Email any questions I know Jamaica pretty good. I have good driver for you anytimehe... More
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Jessica M
25 April 2018|
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Response from birdseye17 | Reviewed this property |
5o people at least and they have many boats going .You can a range to have two boats go at the same time. Good question !
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