Your fun day will begin just outside the cruise ship terminal where your Mojoa Tour Guide will be awaiting your arrival. As you head out aboard your clean air-conditioned copach along the coastal road, your guide updates you on the plans for the day.
Your day trip takes you to the remote village of Nine Miles, in the beautiful hills of the parish of St. Ann, to visit the birth and resting place of Reggae Legend, Robert Nesta (Bob) Marley. At 3,000 feet, you are treated to an amazing view of the inundating mountain peaks and fresh Jamaican mountain air.
Traveling south from the north coast, you will be in awe as you drive through the breath-taking rainforest while your Mojoa driver gives you information about Jamaica.
The 1 hour and 30 minute Nine Mile tour of the birth and resting place the late reggae legend, Bob Marley, gives you what he liked to do and introduces you to Mount Zion, the spot from which he drew his inspiration to write his songs.
You’ll visit the nearby Ethiopian Orthodox church where his body was laid to rest with his guitar. You are required remove your shoes before you enter as a sign of respect. Feel free to look around. A Rastafarian tour guide will be on hand to guide you around the property and answer all your questions.
You will have the opportunity to view the room he slept in as a young child and as an adult when he would return on his many cooling out visits.
The rock he used as a pillow, and on which he would often times relax to draw inspiration to write his songs is still in the very spot. There are two tombs in the mausoleum: One where Bob Marley is buried along
with his half-brother, Anthony Booker. The other is that of
Cedella Booker, Bob Marley's mother or "Mamma Marley" as she was
After a light lunch and refreshment, visit the fascinating herbal gardens and learn about their specific healing properties.
The Bob Marley Mausoleum at Nine Miles, St. Ann
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