5 days in Grand Bahama Island & Great Abaco Island Itinerary

5 days in Grand Bahama Island & Great Abaco Island Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Drive to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport, Fly to Grand Bahama Island
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Grand Bahama Island
— 2 nights
Fly
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Marsh Harbour
— 2 nights
Fly to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport, Drive to Stuart

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Grand Bahama Island

— 2 nights
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Groves and then take a tour by water with Pat & Diane Snorkeling.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Bahama Island trip planning site.

Stuart, USA to Grand Bahama Island is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, bus, car, and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in July, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to fly to Marsh Harbour.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Marsh Harbour

— 2 nights
Marsh Harbour serves as a jumping-off point for visitors to the Abacos.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Treasure Cay Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Tahiti Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Abaco Neem and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Marsh Harbour trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Grand Bahama Island to Marsh Harbour in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marsh Harbour

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Great Abaco Island travel guide

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Islands · Scuba & Snorkeling · Bars & Clubs
Pleasant sea breezes, tranquil water, and panoramic views make Great Abaco Island holidays popular with swimmers, sailing enthusiasts, and photographers searching for that perfect image of a romantic sunset. Although water-based activities remain a major reason to take a trip to Great Abaco Island, this tropical destination also offers a range of land adventures tailor-made for travelers looking to do more than just lounge on warm sand. This island and dozens of other uncrowded cays boast picturesque colonial-era towns, championship golf courses, and many hotels providing every modern amenity under the sun. As the archipelago's largest member, Great Abaco offers the biggest range of lodging and eating options, which make it an ideal base for tours of the surrounding islets.