Visit the communities of Clonmel and Richmond in the parish of St. Mary. Visit the pottery in Clonmel and then continue to Richmond to meet the ladies who create the most beautiful linens with hand-drawn hem-stitching. Enjoy a picnic in the countryside and then visit an orchid and coconut farm. See how coconut oil is made and enjoy afternoon tea before returning to Port Antonio.
Departure: 8.30 – The drive to Clonmel takes approx. 1⅟2 hours.
10.00-10.30 – Visit Clonmel Pottery
10.30 – After viewing the pottery you continue on your countryside discovery tour passing pretty landscapes and small communities for about another half an hour to Richmond.
11.00 – 12.00 / 12.30 – Select the most beautiful handmade drawn linen – whether hand towels, mats, table cloths. These items are worthy of becoming family heirlooms and make wonderful, valuable presents – especially for weddings.
12.30 – Depart Richmond and continue your journey past Highgate. Enjoy the lovely scenery and views. The driver will help you to choose a lovely spot for your picnic lunch.
13.00 –14.00 – Enjoy Lunch at a cool, shady place. Relax and if you are near a stream take a little dip.
15.00 – Embark on your return journey via Greencastle Estate.
15.30 You will be met at the Visitors Centre and escorted around the estate. The tour takes about an hour.
17.30 – If you would like to enjoy home baked cakes and a traditional afternoon tea, you then make your way in the direction of the Estate House.
18.30 – Return to Port Antonio
Travelling the parishes on a working mission requires finding peaceful accommodation when the need to rest one’s weary head arrives. Not only a resting place, in fact, but a spot where the palate can be titillated
Enjoy your Jamaican wedding in an unspoilt natural paradise where your honeymoon begins as soon as you have said “I do”. Take the time to embark upon your new relationship