Kingston is best known as the capital city of the island nation of Jamaica. The city is located on the southeastern coast of Jamaica and is bordered by the Caribbean Sea. Visitors to this island capital can enjoy several activities, including sunbathing, surfing and snorkelling in the clear waters of the Caribbean.
- Bob Marley Museum in Kingston
- National Gallery of Jamaica
- Emancipation Park
- Hike through the Blue Mountains and enjoy the beautiful nature
- Tour Port Royal in Kingston, a former meeting place for pirates
- Visit the Mavis Bank Coffee Factory to learn how Blue Mountain coffee is processed
Kingston enjoys relatively mild temperatures year round. The average annual high temperature is 31ºC (88ºF), and the average low is 22ºC (72ºF). The wet season is from May to November, coinciding with the hurricane season, and the dry season is from December to April.
Getting There & Around
The city’s largest airport, Norman Manley International Airport, receives domestic and international flights. Smaller aircraft can fly into Tinson Pen Aerodrome. Some visitors also arrive in Kingston via boat or cruise ship, since the city is a popular stop on Caribbean cruise lines.
Local residents and visitors get around Kingston using the city’s public bus system, taxis or hired cars.
9 hotels in Kingston, JM
Whether travelling on business or vacation, Spanish Court Hotel Kingston offers comfortable accommodation and fine hospitality for the visitors of Kingston. Guests can explore Pat Stanigar's... More
Whether you are visiting for a business meeting or group vacation, the Christar Villas delivers exceptional service, life-enhancing features and modern facilities to make a holiday escape. ... More
While blending all the creature comforts of home Geejam is very much a portal into authentic Jamaican culture. Nestled in the heart of the bush the seven double rooms consist of three deluxe cabins... More
The Knutsford Court Hotel Kingston offers comfortable accommodations set in a relaxing tropical garden setting ideal for travellers doing business or vacationing in the Jamaican capital. While on a... More
Conveniently located in the financial centre of the city, The Courtleigh Hotel & Suites Kingston offers discerning business and leisure travellers a suitable base for exploring the Jamaican... More
Offering comfortable accommodation and convenient facilities,The Jamaica Pegasus Hotel Kingston has earned an enviable reputation for superb hospitality and accommodation. GeneralThe Jamaica... More
Trident Hotel creates an idyllic haven for travellers in this side of Jamaica looking for stylish spaces, contemporary atmosphere, top-notch facilities and direct access to the beach. Holidaymakers... More
The casual opulence of lush tropical surrounds offset by comfortably sophisticated interiors and luxuriant gardens, sprawling great lawn and plethora of native mango avocado as well plethora of... More