Port Antonio Tourism

Port Antonio is the capital of the parish of Portland on the northeastern coast of Jamaica, about 60 miles (100 km) from Kingston. It had a population of 12,285 in 1982 and 13,246 in 1991. It is the island's third largest port, famous as a shipping point for bananas and coconuts, as well as one of its most important tourist attractions, tourism being a major contributor to the town’s economy.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Port Antonio, Jamaica. Explore Port Antonio travel guide before you plan your trip here. A gripping city on its own right, Kingston also deserves a visit. Kingston is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Hotel Scotchies, Rose Hall Great House. Also, to reach Port Antonio, you'll have to take a flight to Kingston; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. To explore Port Antonio, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Port Antonio.

  • Know the pollution level of Port Antonio before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 68.33 (High)
    • Water Pollution 60 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 47.92 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 73 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 42 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 73 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 61.36 (High)
  • How safe is Port Antonio for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Port Antonio.

    • Burglary and Theft 60.29 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 67.65 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 76 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 83.33 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 59.31 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 67.86 (High)
    • Attacks 61.27 (High)
    • Drug offense 59 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 50.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 67.65 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 36.76 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 68.09 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Port Antonio is 78.09 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 33.05 (Low)
    • Climate Index 71.58 (High)
    • Pollution Index 72.54 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 67.6 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 57.58 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 53.2 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.72 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 30.18 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Antonio

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.8 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 11.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 53 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.02 USD

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