15 days in Bahamas Itinerary

15 days in Bahamas Itinerary

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15 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Grand Bahama Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
George Town, Great Exuma
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
— 1 night
ferry:  45​min
4
Harbour Island
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 45​min
5
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: New York City

2
nights
Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island ©
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Lucayan National Park and then look for gifts at Coastal Mojo.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Grand Bahama Island route planning website .

New York City, USA to Grand Bahama Island is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Grand Bahama Island can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Lucayan National Park ©
Lucayan National Park
Gold Rock Beach ©
Gold Rock Beach
Leo's Art Gallery ©
Leo's Art Gallery

3
nights
George Town, Great Exuma

George Town ©
Few island getaways are more idyllic than George Town, a small settlement on the east coast of the Bahamian island of Exuma.
You'll get in some beach time at Beaches of Stocking Island and Tropic of Cancer Beach. St. Andrew's Anglican Church and Wenshua Art Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: explore the gorgeous colors at Exuma Wall, explore the different monuments and memorials at Rolle Town Tombs, kick back and relax at Hooper's Bay Beach, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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You can fly from Grand Bahama Island to George Town in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Spanish Wells.

Things to do in George Town

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Great Exuma, Tropic of Cancer Beach
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Beaches of Stocking Island ©
Beaches of Stocking Island
Hooper's Bay Beach ©
Hooper's Bay Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Spanish Wells, Eleuthera

Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): stop by Ponderosa Shell & Gift Shop, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then get engrossed in the history at Spanish Wells Museum, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Sapphire Blue Hole.

To see ratings and tourist information, refer to the Spanish Wells trip tool .

You can fly from George Town to Spanish Wells in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can catch the ferry to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Spanish Wells

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Sapphire Blue Hole
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Spanish Wells Museum ©
Spanish Wells Museum
Sapphire Blue Hole ©
Sapphire Blue Hole

2
nights
Harbour Island

Harbour Island ©
The casual Bahamian vibee of Harbour Island comes through in its atmospheric seaside eateries, the colonial English architecture of its main urban zones, and its wealth of attractive coastal areas.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Pink Sands Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Princess Street Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Dunmore Town, then stop by A and A Hidden Treasures, and finally see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Harbour Island driving holiday website .

Traveling by ferry from Spanish Wells to Harbour Island takes an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to catch the ferry to Nassau.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Dunmore Town ©
Dunmore Town

6
nights
Nassau, New Providence Island

Nassau ©
On a trip to Nassau you can immerse yourself in a dynamic city atmosphere or spend your days lazing on the soft golden sands.
Relax by the water at Cable Beach and Cabbage Beach. Museum-lovers will get to explore Pirates of Nassau Museum and The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Queen's Staircase, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Marine Habitat at Atlantis, cast your line with a fishing tour, and try your luck at Atlantis Casino.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Nassau driving holiday planner.

You can ride a ferry from Harbour Island to Nassau in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Nassau can reach 91°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nassau

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Paradise Island
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Cabbage Beach ©
Cabbage Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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