Santa Cruz Destination Guide

Santa Cruz

Map of the area of Santa Cruz in Jamaica

Explore Santa Cruz in Jamaica!


Santa Cruz in St. Elizabeth (region) with it's 8,217 inhabitants is located in Jamaica - about 60 mi (or 96 km) West of Kingston, the country's capital.

Local time in Santa Cruz is now 04:38 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / Jamaica" with an UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these bigger locations might be interesting for you: YS Estate, Torrington Castle, Spanish Town, Siloah, Seven Corners or George Town. When in this area, you might want to check out Woolwich, Whorton, Tombstone, Santa Cruz, Sallys Hall and Gilnock as well. We know of 5 airports close to Santa Cruz. The closest airport we know of is Sangster International Airport (IATA: MBJ) with a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km) North-West of the city centre of Santa Cruz.

Santa Cruz Photo Slideshow

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

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Things to see, know and go to

We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. We also found some pictures. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Santa Cruz? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Current weather for the greater area of Santa Cruz for Thursday, 31st of July 2014.

Moderate rain
30°C / 86 °F
Temperature during night:
22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall:
General weather conditions:
Moderate rain
Wind and sky conditions:
Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West. Scattered clouds
Air pressure & humidity:
998.5 hPa with 69% air humidity
Forecast for Friday, 1st of August 2014
Light rain
Day: 27°C (81 °F)
Night: 22°C (72 °F)
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Forecast for Saturday, 2nd of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 26°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Forecast for Sunday, 3rd of August 2014
Moderate rain
Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 27°C (80 °F)
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, broken clouds.

Weather information is provided by

Sightseeing Tipps

We got more sightseeing tips with detailed descriptions on our dedicated Santa Cruz sightseeing overview.

  • St. Elizabeth Technical High School
  • Santa Cruz, Jamaica
  • Smith River (Jamaica)
  • Lacovia High School
  • Lacovia
  • Saint Elizabeth Parish

Videos from the area

These are videos related to the place based on their coordinates. Check the Santa Cruz video gallery for a broader collection..

1# Ninja man and Daughter. GT Taylor Stage show Jamaica

Play VideoNinja man and Daughter. GT Taylor Stage show Jamaica

Duration: 07:33 min
Uploaded: January 07, 2009
Views: 24,399 - Rating: 5/5
uploaded by: FyahStarta

GT Taylor Stage show. Ninja man and daughter Christmas Day St Elizabeth Jamaica 2008

2# Dunn's River Falls, Jamaica

Play VideoDunn's River Falls, Jamaica

Duration: 03:02 min
Uploaded: April 13, 2008
Views: 240,039 - Rating: 4.72449/5
uploaded by: Bill Kendall

Views of tourists climbing the falls.

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Other interesting locations

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Geography information is based on the data provided by, CIA world facts book, Unesco, DBpedia and wikipedia.