Explore the Green Grotto Caves

Runaway Bay is in a fantastic location to explore all the nearby sights, including the spectacular Green Grotto Caves. The underground phenomenon is made up of chambers, tunnels and grottos that are estimated to be approximately half a million years old. The caves have huge historical significance to the island and have had many uses over the years, like storing the island’s rum. It’s also believed that they provided shelter for Jamaica’s first inhabitants, the Tainos.

Take a guided tour of the specially lit caves to learn more about the history and to see dramatic rock formations. Check out the impressive stalagmites and stalactites as well as the spectacular limestone creations made by the flowing underground lake.