18 days in Bahamas Itinerary

18 days in Bahamas Itinerary

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18 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Paradise Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  15​min
2
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 7 nights
ferry:  2​h 45​min
3
Harbour Island
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
Staniel Cay
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Grand Bahama Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: London

4
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: meet the residents at Marine Habitat at Atlantis, try your luck at Atlantis Casino, step off the mainland to explore Rose Island, and stop by Bahama Craft Centre.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Paradise Island day trip tool .

London, UK to Paradise Island is an approximately 12-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to Paradise Island due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, things will get warmer in Paradise Island: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Nassau.

Things to do in Paradise Island

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Marine Habitat at Atlantis ©
Marine Habitat at Atlantis
Atlantis Casino ©
Atlantis Casino
Predator Lagoon ©
Predator Lagoon

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.
Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 27th (Sat) at Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis Paradise Island. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Cable Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Junkanoo Beach, meet the residents at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, and head off the coast to Blue Lagoon Island.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nassau itinerary app .

Nassau is just a stone's throw from Paradise Island. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in April, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Nassau

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Aquaventure ©
Aquaventure
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Blue Lagoon Island ©
Blue Lagoon Island

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.
On the 1st (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then take in the exciting artwork at Princess Street Gallery, and then steep yourself in history at Dunmore Town. On the next day, get outside with Abaco Tours & Activities and then kick back and relax at Pink Sands Beach.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Harbour Island trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Nassau to Harbour Island by ferry takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Nassau in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Harbour Island: highs are around 38°C and lows about 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Staniel Cay.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Abaco Tours & Activities
Highlights from your plan
Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Princess Street Gallery ©
Princess Street Gallery

1
day
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 3rd (Fri): get outside with Pig Beach - Big Major Cay and then explore the fascinating underground world of Thunderball Grotto.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Staniel Cay trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Harbour Island to Staniel Cay in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Bahama Island.

Things to do in Staniel Cay

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Thunderball Grotto ©
Thunderball Grotto
Pig Beach - Big Major Cay ©
Pig Beach - Big Major Cay

2
nights
Grand Bahama Island

Grand Bahama Island ©
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Garden of the Groves, then browse the different shops at Port Lucaya Marketplace, and then look for gifts at Coastal Mojo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Lucayan National Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Bahama Island trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Staniel Cay to Grand Bahama Island takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. May in Grand Bahama Island sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Groves ©
Garden of the Groves
Port Lucaya Marketplace ©
Port Lucaya Marketplace
Lucayan National Park ©
Lucayan National Park

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