Port Royal Heritage Tour from Kingston

Cultural & Theme Tours in Kingston, Blue Mountains & the Southeast Coast

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from$62.50
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Immerse yourself in the history and culture of Port Royal during this 1.5-hour heritage tour from Kingston. Once the busiest city in the Caribbean, Port Royal played host to Buccaneers and other beneficiaries of ill-gotten wealth. See it for yourself as you tour the port in an air-conditioned vehicle and enjoy a delicious lunch at one of the many local seafood restaurants.
Start the journey in Kingston by meeting up with a uniformed chauffeur carrying an identification name card. Then hop in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle for a relaxing and scenic ride to the town of Port Royal. Once the busiest city in the Caribbean, Port Royal was a bustling center for trading both legitimate and ill-gotten wealth. It has also experienced significant natural disasters, including the 1692 earthquake that covered 90 percent of the city with water. Today, Port Royal thrives as a quiet fishing town and is a great place to relax and enjoy the culture. An informed tour guide will explain further the role these historical events have played in shaping Port Royal and what life is like here today. Spend time exploring historic Fort Charles and its museum, as well as the famous Giddy House. At lunchtime, chose from one of the many popular seafood restaurants and enjoy a delicious meal before returning to Kingston.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Port Royal
  • Entry/Admission - Fort Charles

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Excellent value for money
  • Family friendly
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