Jamaica Travel Guide
Captain John's Island Hoppers. Three helicopter tours of the Montego Bay area depart from the domestic terminal of Sangster International Airport. The longest, the Western Showcase ($1,280 up to four people), flies to Negril and the South Coast. Memories of Jamaica ($640 up to four people) travels west over the cruise pier and Round Hill. Montego Bay Ecstasy Tour ($440 up to four people) flies east over Rose Hall. Tours are also available from Ocho Rios and, by request, from Rodney Street in Falmouth. Sangster International Airport, Montego Bay. 876/952–1059. www.jamaicahelicopterservices.com.
Captain John's Island Hoppers (Ocho Rios). Just west of the small fort in Ocho Rios, Island Hoppers offers three helicopter tours. The longest, Jamaican Showcase ($1,280 up to four people), circles Spanish Town, Kingston, and the Blue Mountains. Memories of Jamaica ($640 up to four people) travels east to Port Maria for an aerial view of Noël Coward's and Ian Fleming's former homes. For die-hard 007 fans, James Bond's Jamaica Tour ($440 up to four people) provides a look at the sites made famous by the movies and novels. Reynolds Pier, Ocho Rios. 876/974–1285. www.jamaicahelicopterservices.com.