May 26, 2014 (St. Ann, Jamaica) – Guests at the very first Chukka and Issa Foundation Challenge Cup were treated to not only outstanding polo but also a fairy tale high tea and a party to remember. Over 300 guests arrived at Chukka Cove Farm on Saturday afternoon for what undoubtedly will turn into a […]
Chukka played host to a group of 28 deserving youths from the Youth Cadet Service Corp and their staff at their Jaguar Paw Location. The group had a blast flying down a series of Ziplines that range up to 500 feet long, and exploring the caves of Belize on our unique Cave Tubing adventure. The […]
January 28, 2014 (Montego Bay, Jamaica) – Porthole Cruise Magazine named Chukka Best Caribbean Tour Operator of 2014 at their annual Editor-in-Chief Awards. Based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Porthole Cruise Magazine is the nation’s leading consumer cruise publication, featuring cruise and destination articles for sophisticated travelers. Editor-in-Chief Bill Panoff says the awards are his chance […]
On December 14, Chukka tour guides once again visited five rural communities to spread some Christmas cheer. Over a decade ago, several local tour guides began raising funds to purchase toys for children in Belize at Christmas. Four years ago, the guides who provide tour guiding services for Chukka tours, approached Chukka with the initiative […]
Disney Cruise Line made its first ever call to Jamaica Tuesday, and Chukka was a top adventure choice for its passengers with their newly expanded park at Chukka Good Hope in Falmouth. Falmouth was the perfect choice as Disney’s port with its long heritage, historic town and proximity to Good Hope Estate. Being chosen by […]
Princess Cruises will honour four Chukka adventures from three destinations. Chukka Belize, Jamaica and Turks and Caicos have all been recognized for their excellence in providing a one-of-a-kind experience for cruise ship passengers. The Grand Turk location received two nods. Horseshoe Reef & Round Cay Snorkel is the winner for the 2012-13 High Volume Tour […]
Chukka got a taste of the NFL’s elite, as cheerleaders from the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens visited two of their Jamaica locations. The NFL cheerleaders were in Jamaica for their spring calendar shoot, with photos taken at Chukka’s Good Hope Estate in Falmouth, as well as Chukka Cove in Ocho Rios. They were joined […]
March 4, 2013 (Ocho Rios, Jamaica) – Chukka’s team building program was put to the test this weekend, as Sagicor Life Jamaica descended on the Cranbrook location for some fun and excitement. Fifteen Sagicor employees enjoyed the White Water Rafting and Zipline Combo with Chukka, navigating the skies, trails and exhilarating rapids around the headwaters of […]
“Real-estate conglomerate Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Limited increased its annual net profit 10 per cent to J$2.2 billion due to the performance of its associated businesses led by Sagicor Life Jamaica and Chukka Adventures. Read more in the Jamaica Observer
TEAM CHUKKA – Above Left: Miguel Cruz, Safety Officer for Cave Tubing Adventure at Jaguar Paw; Elmer Cruz, Safety Officer for Crystal Cave tour at Jaguar Paw; and Mario Portillo, Safety Officer for the Zipline tour at Jaguar Paw, make up the Chukka team. Seen with them is Maria Echeverria, one of the support crew. […]
“CHUKKA Caribbean Adventures has undertaken a multimillion-dollar expansion at its newest and biggest attraction located at the Good Hope Estate in Trelawny in anticipation of the demand for more family-type activities when the Disney Cruise Line begins calling at the historic Falmouth Port this October.” Read more in the Jamaica Observer.
At CHUKKA it’s always time to play. Happy Holidays from the CHUKKA family!
Two of Chukka’s Belize adventures have received recognition from the world’s largest travel website. TripAdvisor (www.tripadvisor.com) boasts more than 50 million visitors per month, offering advice about hotel, restaurants, and attractions. The site has awarded both Chukka’s Cave Tubing at its Jaguar Paw Adventure Outpost and Raiders of the Lost Mayan Cave at its Big […]
CHUKKA- It’s Time To Play Before Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX) began on September 30th, CHUKKA invited the Top Travel Agents not to business meeting or to pitch new ideas but to watch an exciting game of Polo. Following the company’s new tagline “It’s Time To Play”, CHUKKA decided before the hustle and bustle of the conference some […]
CHUKKA’s high tour quality is not only in Jamaica but also at our other locations (Belize & Turks and Caicos). Chukka Belize has won a prestigious annual award from Princess Cruises. Chukka’s Jungle Zipline Adventure, Cave Tubing & Lunch tour was recently named Princess’ “Tour of the Season” for 2011-12 in the port of Belize. The award will […]
August 22, 2012 (Belize City, Belize) – Chukka Belize has won a prestigious annual award from Princess Cruises. Chukka’s Jungle Zipline Adventure, Cave Tubing & Lunch tour was recently named Princess’ “Tour of the Season” for 2011-12 in the port of Belize. The tour, operated from Chukka’s Jaguar Paw Adventure Outpost, includes a once-in-a-lifetime zipline experience through […]
Today Chukka announced that it would close the Dogsled Tour it has run at its Chukka Farm location since 2008. The tour allowed guests to ride in a buggy pulled by a team of rescue dogs and experience dogsledding in Jamaica.
May 23, 2012 (Montego Bay, Jamaica) – The Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) recently recognized Chukka for it’s excellent service in 2011-2012. Chukka received the 2012 Attraction Award, presented to the company that displays the most distinguished service to hotels, at JHTA’s annual awards gala earlier this month. The JHTA represents Jamaican hotels and other visitor […]
May 22, 2012 (Montego Bay, Jamaica) – Chukka Caribbean Adventures, a leading Caribbean tour company, today announced that Pan-Jamaican Investment Trust Limited has taken a minority equity stake in its business. In connection with the transaction, Pan-Jamaican will acquire 20% of the ordinary shares of Chukka. Stephen Facey, Pan-Jamaican’s CEO and Paul Hanworth, its CFO, will join […]
Photo 1: Chukka Co-Managing Director Marc Melville presents Prince Harry with an invitation to play at Chukka’s annual Hanover Charities Polo Tournament. Photo 2: Chukka guide Odette Hawthorne explains to Prince Harry the history of the Great House at Good Hope Estate. March 7, 2012 (Montego Bay, Jamaica) – Today the Directors and Chairman of Chukka hosted […]