Port Antonio Vacations
About 14,000 people call Port Antonio in Portland home.
Port Antonio is situated about 25 miles (40 kilometers) northeast of Kingston, the national capital, and 55 miles (89 kilometers) east of Jamaica.
Whether you are looking to chill out, do a spot of fishing or enjoy the gentle lapping of water the local lake called Blue Lagoon is the place to head. Go for a walk and listen to the birdsong or just enjoy a little quiet time by the water.
Musgrave Market is the perfect place to visit if you enjoy shopping and people watching. See what locals are buying and take home a few original outfits.
Inhale the salty air, skim rocks in the shallows and catch some rays at the local beach known as Boston Bay Beach. This is the spot to head to when you are are ready for a break from sight-seeing. Slip on your sunglasses and wander the coast or simply enjoy the view.
Visit Port Antonio’s historic fortifications and defenses to learn more about the city’s more turbulent times. Take your family to see the Fort George, and check the signs and inscriptions to learn about what life was like here in the early days.
Port Antonio’s major heritage and cultural sights often overshadow the city’s lesser known, but equally interesting sights such as the Portland Parish Church.