The Black River is one of the longest River in Jamaica, It’s situated on the south coast of Jamaica in the parish of St Elizabeth, At a length of 53.4km or 33miles. It’s name refers to the darkness of the River bed caused by thicker layers of the decomposing vegetation. Over 100 species of birds have been recorded in the Black River morass crocodiles.
The Black River Safari is significant to the overall balance of the country eco-system. The tour will take you three miles up the river and back, The natural beauty of the milieu will mystify the mind like never before. The over 100 species of beautifully plumed bird’s that made the Black River Safari home Will always seems to bring one’s mind closer to how great creation is.
Black River is the first town in Jamaica to receive electricity and to have motorists, it was also the first to have telephone. Black River is a historic town.