16 days in Bahamas Itinerary

16 days in Bahamas Itinerary

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16 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 7 nights
ferry:  2​h 45​min
2
Harbour Island
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  5​h
3
George Town, Great Exuma
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Grand Bahama Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

7
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cable Beach and Blue Lagoon Island. Your inner history buff will appreciate Queen's Staircase and Christ Church Cathedral. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 4th (Mon) at Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis Paradise Island. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Pirates of Nassau Museum, explore the historical opulence of Fort Fincastle, hunt for treasures at Straw Market, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

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Los Angeles, USA to Nassau is an approximately 11.5-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 Los Angeles to Nassau due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Nassau reach 81°F and lows reach 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can ride a ferry to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Nassau

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Paradise Island
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Cabbage Beach ©
Cabbage Beach
Marine Habitat at Atlantis ©
Marine Habitat at Atlantis

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, view the masterpieces at Princess Street Gallery, and then contemplate the long history of Dunmore Town. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Abaco Tours & Activities and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pink Sands Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Harbour Island road trip tool .

Traveling by ferry from Nassau to Harbour Island takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Abaco Tours & Activities
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Dunmore Town ©
Dunmore Town

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): shop like a local with Sandpiper Arts & Crafts, then enjoy the sand and surf at Beaches of Stocking Island, then view the masterpieces at Wenshua Art Gallery, and finally see the vivid underwater world at Exuma Wall. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hunt for treasures at Straw Market, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrew's Anglican Church, then steep yourself in history at Bowe Family Plantation, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read George Town online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Harbour Island to George Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Bahama Island.

Things to do in George Town

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Great Exuma
Highlights from your plan
Beaches of Stocking Island ©
Beaches of Stocking Island
Exuma Wall ©
Exuma Wall
Scuba & Snorkeling

3
nights
Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island ©
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Lucayan National Park and Gold Rock Beach. Head to Port Lucaya Marketplace and Coastal Mojofor some retail therapy. There's still lots to do: see the vivid underwater world at Theo's Wreck, admire the natural beauty at Garden of the Groves, and view the masterpieces at Leo's Art Gallery.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grand Bahama Island online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from George Town to Grand Bahama Island in 3.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 78°F, and evening lows to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lucayan National Park ©
Lucayan National Park
Gold Rock Beach ©
Gold Rock Beach
Port Lucaya Marketplace ©
Port Lucaya Marketplace

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