Portmore Tourism

Portmore is a large coastal city in southern Jamaica in Saint Catherine, and a dormitory town for the neighbouring cities of Kingston and Spanish Town.


A place in Jamaica, Portmore is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. Portmore is located at a short trip away from Kingston a major city in Jamaica. Kingston, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville, Hotel Scotchies, Rose Hall Great House. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Kin. A vacation to Portmore can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

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

    • Air Pollution 71 (High)
    • Water Pollution 67.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.32 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 72.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 71.25 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 60.87 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 61.76 (High)
  • How safe is Portmore for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Portmore.

    • Burglary and Theft 62.22 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 67.78 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 78.41 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 82.78 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 61.11 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 69.19 (High)
    • Attacks 64.44 (High)
    • Drug offense 60.23 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 48.86 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 23.3 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 70.56 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 40.56 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 69.51 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of Portmore is 73.29 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 31.53 (Low)
    • Climate Index 71.58 (High)
    • Pollution Index 75.73 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 67.6 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 62.78 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 52.31 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.28 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 28.96 (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 Portmore

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.04 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.86 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 11.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 54.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.69 USD

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