32 days in Bahamas Itinerary

32 days in Bahamas Itinerary

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32 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
1
Andros
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h
2
George Town, Great Exuma
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + ferry:  2​h 15​min
3
Harbour Island
— 1 night
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Staniel Cay
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Eleuthera
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Grand Bahama Island
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island
— 4 nights
Fly + shuttle:  2​h
8
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 8 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Detroit

2
nights
Andros

Andros ©
With the island large and largely undeveloped, Andros itineraries focus mainly on its superb natural features.
On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Somerset Beach, see the vivid underwater world at Andros Wall, and then explore the activities along Rainbow Blue Hole Trail.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Andros online day trip planner .

Detroit, USA to Andros is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Traveling from Detroit in October, things will get much warmer in Andros: highs are around 87°F and lows about 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Andros

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Andros Barrier Reef ©
Andros Barrier Reef
Blue Holes National Park ©
Blue Holes National Park

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Beaches of Stocking Island and Hooper's Bay Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Jolly Hall Beach and Tropic of Cancer Beach. Spend the 5th (Mon) exploring nature at Moriah Harbour Cay National Park. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Coco Plum Beach, get a taste of the local shopping with Sandpiper Arts & Crafts, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and browse the fresh offerings at Exuma Markets.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our George Town online trip planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Andros to George Town takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Harbour Island.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Great Exuma, Tropic of Cancer Beach, Moriah Harbour Cay National Park
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Beaches of Stocking Island ©
Beaches of Stocking Island
Coco Plum Beach ©
Coco Plum Beach
Hooper's Bay Beach ©
Hooper's Bay Beach

1
night
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 6th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Dunmore Town, take in the exciting artwork at Princess Street Gallery, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pink Sands Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Harbour Island online attractions planner .

You can fly from George Town to Harbour Island in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to fly to Staniel Cay.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Princess Street Gallery ©
Princess Street Gallery
Dunmore Town ©
Dunmore Town

2
nights
Staniel Cay

Staniel Cay ©
The remote and pristine island of Staniel Cay has a reputation as being one of the most untouched and unspoiled islands in the area.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of Pig Beach and then explore the fascinating underground world of Thunderball Grotto.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Staniel Cay sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Harbour Island to Staniel Cay in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to ride a ferry to Eleuthera.

Things to do in Staniel Cay

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Great Exuma
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Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park ©
Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park
Thunderball Grotto ©
Thunderball Grotto
Pig Beach ©
Pig Beach

5
nights
Eleuthera

Eleuthera ©
The long, thin island of Eleuthera has plenty of coast, built up in places and left wild and rural in others.
You'll get in some beach time at Lighthouse Beach and Rainbow Bay Beach. Escape the urban bustle at French Leave Beach and Ten Bay Beach. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gaulding's Cay, take in the natural beauty of Queens Bath, pick up some local products at Eleuthera Island Farm, and enjoy the sand and surf at Twin Cove Beach.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Eleuthera journey planning site .

Traveling by ferry from Staniel Cay to Eleuthera takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Bahama Island.

Things to do in Eleuthera

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Ten Bay Beach ©
Ten Bay Beach
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve ©
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve

5
nights
Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island ©
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
Step out of the city life by going to Lucayan National Park and Barbary Beach. Visit Gold Rock Beach and Xanadu Beach for some beach relaxation. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Port Lucaya Marketplace, enjoy the sand and surf at Taino Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Groves, and take in the dramatic natural features at Ben's Cave.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Grand Bahama Island day trip app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Eleuthera to Grand Bahama Island takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In November, daily temperatures in Grand Bahama Island can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Marsh Harbour.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Lucayan National Park ©
Lucayan National Park
Gold Rock Beach ©
Gold Rock Beach
Port Lucaya Marketplace ©
Port Lucaya Marketplace

4
nights
Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island

Marsh Harbour ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Albert Lowe Museum and Hope Town Lighthouse. Take a break from the city and head to Pelican Cays National Park and Elbow Cay. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Treasure Cay Beach, kick back and relax at Mermaid Reef, explore and take pictures at Abaco Neem Limited, and head off the coast to Great Guana Cay.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Marsh Harbour itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Grand Bahama Island to Marsh Harbour takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Nassau.

Things to do in Marsh Harbour

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Great Abaco Island, Great Guana Cay, Joe's Studio, Albert Lowe Museum, Wyannie Malone Historical Museum
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Albert Lowe Museum ©
Albert Lowe Museum
Wyannie Malone Historical Museum ©
Wyannie Malone Historical Museum
Great Guana Cay ©
Great Guana Cay

8
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.
For shopping fun, head to Straw Market or Marina Village. Get some cultural insight at The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas and Queen's Staircase. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 30th (Fri) at Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis Paradise Island. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Christ Church Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Fort Charlotte, and explore the historical opulence of Fort Fincastle.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nassau itinerary maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Marsh Harbour to Nassau in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in November, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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

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