53 days in Bahamas Itinerary

53 days in Bahamas Itinerary

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53 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Grand Bahama Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Staniel Cay
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Green Turtle Cay
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
George Town, Great Exuma
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + ferry:  5​h
6
Harbour Island
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 45​min
7
Paradise Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​min
8
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + ferry:  4​h 15​min
9
Great Guana Cay
— 1 night
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  3​h 45​min
10
Berry Islands
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
11
Treasure Cay, Great Abaco Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
12
Spanish Wells, Eleuthera
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  7​h
13
Andros
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  12​h 15​min
14
Bimini
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
15
Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
16
Gregory Town, Eleuthera
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
17
Rock Sound, Eleuthera
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
18
Cat Island
— 2 nights
Travel:  4​h
19
Moore Hill, Little Exuma
— 2 nights
Travel:  3​h 15​min
20
Long Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

4
nights
Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island ©
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
Grand Bahama Island is known for wildlife, beaches, adventure, parks, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the waterfront at Port Lucaya Marketplace, admire the natural beauty at Garden of the Groves, get a taste of the local shopping with Leo's Art Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Xanadu Beach.

You can plan Grand Bahama Island trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

San Francisco, USA to Grand Bahama Island is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Grand Bahama Island due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in January, with highs in Grand Bahama Island at 75°F and lows at 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Governor's Harbour.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Wildlife Beaches
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Garden of the Groves ©
Garden of the Groves
Port Lucaya Marketplace ©
Port Lucaya Marketplace
Lucayan National Park ©
Lucayan National Park

2
nights
Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera

Governor's Harbour ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): stroll through Ten Bay Beach, then explore the striking landscape of Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at French Leave Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Twin Cove Beach, get lost in a book at Haynes Library, and then indulge your taste buds at Eleuthera Island Farm.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Governor's Harbour vacation maker website .

Traveling by flight from Grand Bahama Island to Governor's Harbour takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or ride a ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Staniel Cay.

Things to do in Governor's Harbour

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Eleuthera
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Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve ©
Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve
Ten Bay Beach ©
Ten Bay Beach
Haynes Library ©
Haynes Library

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): head outdoors with Pig Beach - Big Major Cay and then explore the fascinating underground world of Thunderball Grotto.

To find photos and other tourist information, refer to the Staniel Cay journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Governor's Harbour to Staniel Cay takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can fly to Green Turtle Cay.

Things to do in Staniel Cay

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Thunderball Grotto ©
Thunderball Grotto
Pig Beach - Big Major Cay ©
Pig Beach - Big Major Cay

1
night
Green Turtle Cay

Green Turtle Cay ©
The northernmost and most populated of the Abacos, Green Turtle Cay has an idyllic appearance, with secluded beaches set in attractive blue bays and neatly arranged urban developments blending in well with the landscape.
On the 7th (Fri), head outdoors with Island Adventures with Lincoln Jones and then take an in-depth tour of Albert Lowe Museum.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Green Turtle Cay trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from Staniel Cay to Green Turtle Cay takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Green Turtle Cay

Outdoors Museums
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Albert Lowe Museum ©
Albert Lowe Museum

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.
George Town is known for wildlife, spas, outdoors, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Beaches of Stocking Island, stroll through Jolly Hall Beach, view the masterpieces at Wenshua Art Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrew's Anglican Church.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the George Town online route planner .

Traveling by flight from Green Turtle Cay to George Town takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Harbour Island.

Things to do in George Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Great Exuma
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Beaches of Stocking Island ©
Beaches of Stocking Island
Hooper's Bay Beach ©
Hooper's Bay Beach
Jolly Hall Beach ©
Jolly Hall Beach

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 11th (Tue): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then stop by A and A Hidden Treasures, and then steep yourself in history at Dunmore Town. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with Princess Street Gallery and then kick back and relax at Pink Sands Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Harbour Island online holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and ferry from George Town to Harbour Island in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Paradise Island.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Princess Street Gallery ©
Princess Street Gallery

5
nights
Paradise Island

Paradise Island ©
Located just off the shore from the capital city, Paradise Island offers glamorous gambling, luxury living, and a welcome dose of island exploration as well.
Paradise Island is known for zoos & aquariums, casinos, wildlife, spas, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: observe the fascinating underwater world at Marine Habitat at Atlantis, take in nature's colorful creations at Versailles Gardens and French Cloister, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and meet the residents at Predator Lagoon.

Plan my Paradise Island trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Traveling by ferry from Harbour Island to Paradise Island takes 3 hours. February in Paradise Island sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 66°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nassau.

Things to do in Paradise Island

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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Marine Habitat at Atlantis ©
Marine Habitat at Atlantis
Atlantis Casino ©
Atlantis Casino
Predator Lagoon ©
Predator Lagoon

5
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.
Nassau is known for theme parks, beaches, shopping, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, make a splash at Aquaventure, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center.

To see maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Nassau holiday planner.

Nassau is just a short distance from Paradise Island. In February, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 66°F. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Great Guana Cay.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Blue Lagoon Island ©
Blue Lagoon Island
Aquaventure ©
Aquaventure

1
night
Great Guana Cay

Great Guana Cay ©
On the 23rd (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Great Guana Cay.

Start your trip to Great Guana Cay by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Nassau to Great Guana Cay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Berry Islands.

Things to do in Great Guana Cay

Nature Parks
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Great Guana Cay ©
Great Guana Cay

3
nights
Berry Islands

Berry Islands ©
Still relatively unknown to foreign visitors, Berry Islands encompass a chain of small cays hiding some of the most scenic and tranquil beaches in the Caribbean.
Berry Islands is known for nature and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Coco Cay.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Berry Islands trip builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Great Guana Cay to Berry Islands takes 4 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Berry Islands can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. On the 26th (Wed), you're off toTreasure Cay.

Things to do in Berry Islands

Nature Parks
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Coco Cay ©
Coco Cay
Berry Islands ©
Berry Islands

2
nights
Treasure Cay, Great Abaco Island

Treasure Cay ©
Treasure Cay, is a parcel of land connected to Great Abaco Island in the Bahamas. On the 27th (Thu), get outside with Abaco Tours & Activities and then get outside with Abaco Adventures.

For maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Treasure Cay day trip tool .

You can fly from Berry Islands to Treasure Cay in 2.5 hours. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Spanish Wells.

Things to do in Treasure Cay

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Abaco Tours & Activities ©
Abaco Tours & Activities

2
nights
Spanish Wells, Eleuthera

Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Sapphire Blue Hole, get engrossed in the history at Spanish Wells Museum, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally look for gifts at Ponderosa Shell & Gift Shop.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Spanish Wells trip planner .

You can fly from Treasure Cay to Spanish Wells in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. On the 1st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Andros.

Things to do in Spanish Wells

Wildlife Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Eleuthera
Find places to stay Feb 28 — Mar 1:
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Spanish Wells Museum ©
Spanish Wells Museum
Sapphire Blue Hole ©
Sapphire Blue Hole

2
nights
Andros

Andros ©
With the island large and largely undeveloped, Andros itineraries focus mainly on its superb natural features.
On the 2nd (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Andros Barrier Reef, then gain insight at Forfar Field Station, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Holes National Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Andros trip planner .

Getting from Spanish Wells to Andros by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. In March, daily temperatures in Andros can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bimini.

Things to do in Andros

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Blue Holes National Park ©
Blue Holes National Park
Andros Barrier Reef ©
Andros Barrier Reef
Forfar Field Station ©
Forfar Field Station

5
nights
Bimini

Bimini
With miles of picturesque beaches and an interesting cultural heritage, Bimini has become a popular destination for nature and history enthusiasts alike.
Bimini is known for wildlife, nature, museums, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Tuna Alley and identify plant and animal life at Victory Reef.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bimini holiday tool .

Getting from Andros to Bimini by combination of taxi and flight takes about 12.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Bimini are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. You'll set off for Marsh Harbour on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Bimini

Parks Wildlife Nature
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2
nights
Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island

Marsh Harbour ©
On the 10th (Tue), look for gifts at Vernon's Grocery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tahiti Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at Elbow Cay Lighthouse, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Marsh Harbour online day trip planner .

Getting from Bimini to Marsh Harbour by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Gregory Town.

Things to do in Marsh Harbour

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Great Abaco Island
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Tahiti Beach ©
Tahiti Beach
Elbow Cay ©
Elbow Cay
Elbow Cay Lighthouse ©
Elbow Cay Lighthouse

2
nights
Gregory Town, Eleuthera

Gregory Town ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): look for gifts at Rebecca's Beach Shop. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Gaulding's Cay, explore the striking landscape at Glass Window, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Queens Bath.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Gregory Town trip builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Marsh Harbour to Gregory Town takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or ride a ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Rock Sound.

Things to do in Gregory Town

Parks Beaches Nature

Side Trip

Eleuthera
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Queens Bath ©
Queens Bath
Glass Window ©
Glass Window
Gaulding's Cay ©
Gaulding's Cay

2
nights
Rock Sound, Eleuthera

Rock Sound ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Ocean Hole and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rock Sound travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Gregory Town to Rock Sound takes 1.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Cat Island.

Things to do in Rock Sound

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Lighthouse Beach
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Lighthouse Beach ©
Lighthouse Beach
Ocean Hole ©
Ocean Hole

2
nights
Cat Island

Cat Island ©
Known for its pristine nature, Cat Island sits quite some distance from the capital, giving the island a feeling of isolation and calm.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of The Hermitage.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Cat Island trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Rock Sound to Cat Island takes 2.5 hours. On the 17th (Tue), you're off toMoore Hill.

Things to do in Cat Island

Historic Sites
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The Hermitage ©
The Hermitage

2
nights
Moore Hill, Little Exuma

Moore Hill ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Moriah Harbour Cay National Park and then kick back and relax at Tropic of Cancer Beach.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Moore Hill day trip planning site .

Explore your travel options from Cat Island to Moore Hill with the Route module. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Long Island.

Things to do in Moore Hill

Parks Beaches Nature

Side Trip

Little Exuma
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Moriah Harbour Cay National Park ©
Moriah Harbour Cay National Park

2
nights
Long Island

Long Island ©
Serene Long Island has a long, thing form, with the Tropic of Cancer running directly through the landmass and giving it its two contrasting coastlines.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Columbus Point and then head off the coast to Cape Santa Maria.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Long Island vacation app .

Explore your travel options from Moore Hill to Long Island with the Route module. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Long Island

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Dean's Blue Hole ©
Dean's Blue Hole
Cape Santa Maria ©
Cape Santa Maria

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