Free cookie consent management tool by TermsFeed Free Privacy Policy Generator List of cruise ships in Montego Bay - up-to-date port information and excursion tips for cruise ship fans.

Montego Bay
in Jamaica

Home Ports Jamaica Montego Bay
Jamaica

Montego Bay

Montego Bay is the second largest city in Jamaica and one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Caribbean. Located on the north coast of the island, it is known for its white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and vibrant nightlife.

Geographically, Montego Bay is situated on the north coast of Jamaica, about halfway between the capital city of Kingston and Negril. It is the capital of St. James Parish and is home to the Sangster International Airport, which serves as the main gateway for tourists to Jamaica. The city is also home to the Montego Freeport, a free trade zone where goods can be imported and exported without paying taxes.

In terms of history, Montego Bay has a long and storied past. It was once the site of a Spanish fort, built in the 16th century to protect the area from pirates. During the 18th century, the city was a major port for the slave trade and a hub for the sugar industry. In the 19th century, Montego Bay became a major center of tourism and was a popular destination for wealthy Americans and Europeans.

Today, Montego Bay is a bustling city that is full of life. The city is home to numerous resorts, restaurants, and nightlife spots, making it a great place for visitors to relax and enjoy themselves. Visitors can also explore the city’s many historical sites and monuments, such as the Sam Sharpe Square and the Montego Bay Marine Park. With its stunning beaches, vibrant culture, and rich history, Montego Bay is an unforgettable destination that is sure to please all kinds of travelers.

Excursion tips for a day in Montego Bay

1. Visit Doctor’s Cave Beach – Take a dip in the crystal clear waters of this iconic beach, and soak up the sun.

2. Explore Rose Hall Great House – Tour the historic plantation home and learn about its past.

3. Visit Aquasol Beach Park – Enjoy the park’s many attractions, such as water slides, a lazy river, and a mini golf course.

4. Shop at the Hip Strip – Explore the many shops and restaurants along Montego Bay’s main street.

5. Go on a Catamaran Cruise – Enjoy a relaxing ride along the coast, and take in the stunning views.

6. Visit Rocklands Bird Sanctuary – Take a guided tour of the sanctuary and observe the many species of local birds.

7. Take a Tour of the Bob Marley Museum – Learn about the life and legacy of the iconic reggae legend.

8. Go on a Safari Tour – Take a jeep ride through the hills and valleys of the surrounding countryside.

9. Visit the Montego Bay Marine Park – Snorkel or scuba dive in the park’s protected waters and observe the colorful marine life.

10. Have a Drink at Margaritaville – Enjoy a cold beverage and soak up the lively atmosphere in this popular bar.

Experience Montego Bay with unforgettable activities by our partner GetYourGuide. The offer is also ideal as a special gift idea for family and friends who are planning to visit Montego Bay. Cancellations are possible up to 24h before the start of the activity (unless otherwise stated in the activity description), with a full refund of the booking price.

The climate in Montego Bay

Spring: The average temperature in Montego Bay during the spring months (March to May) is around 28°C (82°F) with high humidity and occasional showers. Summer: The average temperature in Montego Bay during the summer months (June to August) is around 30°C (86°F) with high humidity and occasional showers. Autumn: The average temperature in Montego Bay during the autumn months (September to November) is around 27°C (80°F) with high humidity and occasional showers. Winter: The average temperature in Montego Bay during the winter months (December to February) is around 26°C (78°F) with high humidity and occasional showers.

Cruise weather for Montego Bay

Our weather forecast for Montego Bay helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 20th 2024 Jul. 20th 2024 max: 29.1 °C
min: 26.6 °C
21.6 m/s
27.0 m/s
76.0 %
23.2 m
79.4 %
1,015 hPa
05:45:33
18:50:25
Jul. 21st 2024 Jul. 21st 2024 max: 29.9 °C
min: 26.5 °C
39.2 m/s
41.0 m/s
68.4 %
24.1 m
78.2 %
1,014 hPa
05:45:53
18:50:09
Jul. 22nd 2024 Jul. 22nd 2024 max: 29.3 °C
min: 26.8 °C
34.6 m/s
34.9 m/s
97.9 %
24.1 m
80.3 %
1,014 hPa
05:46:14
18:49:52
Jul. 23rd 2024 Jul. 23rd 2024 max: 29.5 °C
min: 26.9 °C
33.5 m/s
40.7 m/s
20.0 %
23.0 m
76.4 %
1,015 hPa
05:46:35
18:49:35
Jul. 24th 2024 Jul. 24th 2024 max: 29.3 °C
min: 25.9 °C
31.0 m/s
32.0 m/s
11.5 %
24.1 m
77.6 %
1,017 hPa
05:46:55
18:49:16
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 29.5 °C
min: 26.2 °C
31.0 m/s
33.8 m/s
50.3 %
22.7 m
77.2 %
1,016 hPa
05:47:16
18:48:56
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 29.3 °C
min: 26.6 °C
33.1 m/s
37.8 m/s
75.9 %
23.5 m
76.9 %
1,015 hPa
05:47:36
18:48:35
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 29.9 °C
min: 27.1 °C
31.3 m/s
39.6 m/s
100.0 %
24.1 m
75.2 %
1,015 hPa
05:47:56
18:48:12
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 29.3 °C
min: 27.1 °C
32.8 m/s
36.0 m/s
97.0 %
22.8 m
79.7 %
1,015 hPa
05:48:16
18:47:49
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 29.0 °C
min: 26.1 °C
30.6 m/s
30.2 m/s
100.0 %
21.3 m
78.2 %
1,015 hPa
05:48:35
18:47:25
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 29.0 °C
min: 26.3 °C
34.9 m/s
33.1 m/s
98.4 %
21.8 m
78.1 %
1,014 hPa
05:48:55
18:47:00
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 29.7 °C
min: 26.6 °C
34.2 m/s
39.6 m/s
85.0 %
23.5 m
79.3 %
1,014 hPa
05:49:14
18:46:34
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 29.5 °C
min: 26.8 °C
33.5 m/s
31.3 m/s
54.8 %
20.4 m
79.0 %
1,015 hPa
05:49:33
18:46:07
Aug. 2nd 2024 Aug. 2nd 2024 max: 29.9 °C
min: 26.5 °C
40.0 m/s
43.9 m/s
33.5 %
23.5 m
77.9 %
1,016 hPa
05:49:52
18:45:39
Aug. 3rd 2024 Aug. 3rd 2024 max: 29.1 °C
min: 26.8 °C
26.6 m/s
35.6 m/s
96.8 %
21.6 m
80.0 %
1,016 hPa
05:50:10
18:45:10

Cruises to Montego Bay

Would you like to travel to Montego Bay on a cruise ship or would you just like to know when a certain ship will dock there? Here you will find an overview of the cruise ships that will be calling at the port of Montego Bay.

Scheduled ship calls in Montego Bay, Jamaica
Date Ship Arrival Departure Details
Jul. 24th 2024 Wednesday, 24th of Jul. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Aug. 21st 2024 Wednesday, 21st of Aug. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 4th 2024 Wednesday, 4th of Sep. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Sep. 5th 2024 Thursday, 5th of Sep. 2024 Carnival Paradise 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Oct. 2nd 2024 Wednesday, 2nd of Oct. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Oct. 19th 2024 Saturday, 19th of Oct. 2024 Carnival Miracle 09:00 am 05:00 pm
Oct. 30th 2024 Wednesday, 30th of Oct. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Oct. 31st 2024 Thursday, 31st of Oct. 2024 Carnival Paradise 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Nov. 11th 2024 Monday, 11th of Nov. 2024 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Nov. 13th 2024 Wednesday, 13th of Nov. 2024 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Nov. 24th 2024 Sunday, 24th of Nov. 2024 AIDAbella 09:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Nov. 24th 2024 Sunday, 24th of Nov. 2024 MS Eurodam 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Nov. 25th 2024 Monday, 25th of Nov. 2024 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Nov. 28th 2024 Thursday, 28th of Nov. 2024 Carnival Miracle 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Dec. 5th 2024 Thursday, 5th of Dec. 2024 Carnival Legend 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Dec. 9th 2024 Monday, 9th of Dec. 2024 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Dec. 12th 2024 Thursday, 12th of Dec. 2024 Carnival Miracle 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Dec. 14th 2024 Saturday, 14th of Dec. 2024 MS Vista 07:00 am 04:00 pm
Dec. 15th 2024 Sunday, 15th of Dec. 2024 AIDAluna 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Dec. 18th 2024 Wednesday, 18th of Dec. 2024 MS Rotterdam 08:00 am 03:00 pm
Dec. 22nd 2024 Sunday, 22nd of Dec. 2024 AIDAbella 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Dec. 23rd 2024 Monday, 23rd of Dec. 2024 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Dec. 29th 2024 Sunday, 29th of Dec. 2024 AIDAluna 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Jan. 2nd 2025 Thursday, 2nd of Jan. 2025 Carnival Legend 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Jan. 2nd 2025 Thursday, 2nd of Jan. 2025 MS Hamburg 01:30 pm 06:30 pm
Jan. 6th 2025 Monday, 6th of Jan. 2025 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Jan. 8th 2025 Wednesday, 8th of Jan. 2025 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Jan. 9th 2025 Thursday, 9th of Jan. 2025 Carnival Miracle 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Jan. 11th 2025 Saturday, 11th of Jan. 2025 MS Hamburg 01:30 pm 06:30 pm
Jan. 14th 2025 Tuesday, 14th of Jan. 2025 MS Eurodam 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Jan. 15th 2025 Wednesday, 15th of Jan. 2025 Costa Fascinosa 07:00 am 02:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Jan. 19th 2025 Sunday, 19th of Jan. 2025 AIDAbella 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Jan. 20th 2025 Monday, 20th of Jan. 2025 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Jan. 20th 2025 Monday, 20th of Jan. 2025 MS Hamburg 01:30 pm 06:30 pm
Jan. 22nd 2025 Wednesday, 22nd of Jan. 2025 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Jan. 25th 2025 Saturday, 25th of Jan. 2025 Regal Princess 08:00 am 06:00 pm
Jan. 26th 2025 Sunday, 26th of Jan. 2025 AIDAluna 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Jan. 29th 2025 Wednesday, 29th of Jan. 2025 Carnival Miracle 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Jan. 30th 2025 Thursday, 30th of Jan. 2025 Carnival Legend 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Feb. 1st 2025 Saturday, 1st of Feb. 2025 Regal Princess 10:00 am 07:00 pm
Feb. 3rd 2025 Monday, 3rd of Feb. 2025 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Feb. 9th 2025 Sunday, 9th of Feb. 2025 AIDAluna 08:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Feb. 12th 2025 Wednesday, 12th of Feb. 2025 MS Rotterdam 07:00 am 03:00 pm
Feb. 16th 2025 Sunday, 16th of Feb. 2025 AIDAbella 09:00 am 09:00 pm DetailsPartnerlink
Feb. 16th 2025 Sunday, 16th of Feb. 2025 MSC Divina 10:00 am 06:00 pm
Feb. 17th 2025 Monday, 17th of Feb. 2025 Mein Schiff 1 07:00 am 10:00 pm
Feb. 19th 2025 Wednesday, 19th of Feb. 2025 Carnival Liberty 08:00 am 05:00 pm
Feb. 21st 2025 Friday, 21st of Feb. 2025 Carnival Miracle 08:00 am 04:00 pm
Feb. 22nd 2025 Saturday, 22nd of Feb. 2025 P&O Aurora 09:00 am 06:00 pm
Feb. 27th 2025 Thursday, 27th of Feb. 2025 Carnival Legend 08:00 am 04:00 pm

Alle zeigen

Galery: Montego Bay

Photos by cruise fans for cruise fans!
Share your best pictures with the community and discover authentic images from travellers who have already been there.

- There are no photos available for Montego Bay yet.

Join in, show your holiday photos from Montego Bay

Share your holiday photos with the community and inspire others to their next adventure!

There are a few basic rules to follow

.
  1. Your picture should have been taken by yourself (the author) and fit into the current category.
  2. The picture should not show persons who do not agree to be published. An exception is made for people who only appear as an accessory in the picture. You can find an example of this exception [heere].
  3. Your image should not show any protected buildings, artwork, or other protected objects, unless the architecture is freely visible from a public street or square and the photo was taken from such a publicly accessible location. The same applies to artworks in public spaces that are permanently installed (panorama freedom).
  4. Naturally, you should ensure that your images are not discriminatory, offensive, or otherwise inappropriate.

Image Upload

Take/select photo   or drag & drop here

Non-public information¹:

By uploading images to the website portguide.org, the user declares that he is the author of the works and that they are free of third-party rights. The author hereby grants DEVEY DIGITAL Inh. Oliver Devey the non-exclusive right to use the images on its websites. However, the user remains the sole owner of the images and has the right to revoke the granted usage right at any time. There is no entitlement to the publication of the images. The operator reserves the right not to publish the images if they violate applicable law or its guidelines. The operator assumes no liability for any claims by third parties regarding the use of the images.

¹If users provide images by uploading them on their own initiative, the name and address of the author will be stored in addition to the actual image file in reduced resolution (1280x720px) for the duration of the usage agreement. This personal data will not be published and will not be used for advertising purposes or shared with third parties under any circumstances. The information is required to be able to legitimize the author of a work, for example, in the event of subsequent modification requests.

Gender note: For the sake of readability, the male form has been chosen in the text, although the information refers to members of both genders.


Maritime AIS Data Montego Bay

Other ports within 300km of Montego Bay

footer cruise ship