Richards Pen Destination Guide

Richards Pen

Map of the area of Richards Pen in Jamaica

Delve into Richards Pen in Jamaica.


Richards Pen in Saint Mary (region) is a city located in Jamaica - about 29 mi (or 47 km) North-West of Kingston, the country's capital town.

Current time in Richards Pen is now 02:48 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Jamaica" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Spanish Town, Richmond, Retreat, Providence, Port Maria or Camagüey. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Union Hill, Salt Gut, Roscommon, Richards Pen, Orange Hall and Gayle. We know of 5 airports near Richards Pen. The closest airport we have records of is Boscobel Aerodrome Airport (IATA: OCJ) with a distance of 4 mi (or 6.5 km) North-East of the city centre of Richards Pen.

Richards Pen Photo Slideshow

To view way more photos of of this place and the area check out our Richards Pen photo gallery. It has recently been updated.

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Things to see, know and go to

We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. Where to go and what to see in Richards Pen? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Richards Pen for Saturday, 23rd of August 2014.

Light rain
32°C / 89 °F
Temperature during night:
27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Light rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South. Broken clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
997.3 hPa with 73% air humidity
Forecast for Sunday, 24th of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Forecast for Monday, 25th of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 26°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Forecast for Tuesday, 26th of August 2014
Heavy intensity rain
Day: 25°C (78 °F)
Night: 25°C (78 °F)
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

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Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Richards Pen sightseeing overview.

  • Haddersfield, Jamaica
  • Gayle, Jamaica
  • Battle of Rio Nuevo (1658)
  • Rio Nuevo (Jamaica)
  • Boscobel, Jamaica
  • Oracabessa River
  • Lucky Hill
  • White River (Jamaica)
  • Golden Clouds

Videos from the area

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1# Amazing Kids of the United Learning Centre Jamaica - The Iron Lion

Play VideoAmazing Kids of the United Learning Centre Jamaica - The Iron Lion

Duration: 03:23 min
Uploaded: March 09, 2010
Views: 3,611 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: JCVdude

United Learning Centre is where we saw these amazing kids performing. Mr. Samm, the principal and Mr. Taylor, the music teacher have done an amazing job with the kids, but really the credit goes to the kids of Jamaica. A big thank you also goes to Melanie who arranged for us to go see these kids at the school and Frank Rance from the FDR Resort for making this experience possible.

2# White River Tubing in Jamaica - Chukka Caribbean Adventures

Play VideoWhite River Tubing in Jamaica - Chukka Caribbean Adventures

Duration: 06:28 min
Uploaded: February 27, 2010
Views: 17,041 - Rating: 4.91667/5
uploaded by: JCVdude

White River Tubing in Jamaica - Chukka Caribbean Adventures Less than 24 hours after arriving at Franklyn D Resort in Jamaica, we were taking our first excursion. Chukka Caribbean Adventures White River Tubing Safari start at a 17th century landmark, the 'Spanish Bridge'. The safari covers three miles and takes about 1 1/4 hours, during this tour the only sounds I heard were from our group, the ri...

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