60 days in Bahamas Itinerary

60 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bahamas trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Grand Bahama Island
— 7 nights
Fly
2
Long Island
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Green Turtle Cay
— 2 nights
Ferry
4
Elbow Cay
— 2 nights
Ferry
5
Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island
— 4 nights
Fly
6
Berry Islands
— 1 night
Fly
7
Bimini
— 4 nights
Fly
8
Harbour Island
— 3 nights
Ferry to Nassau, Fly to George Town
9
George Town, Great Exuma
— 7 nights
Drive
10
Moore Hill, Little Exuma
— 1 night
Taxi to George Town, Fly to Governors Harbour
11
Eleuthera
— 7 nights
Fly
12
Staniel Cay
— 2 nights
Fly
13
Andros
— 2 nights
Fly to Nassau, Shuttle to Paradise Island
14
Paradise Island
— 5 nights
Taxi
15
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 9 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6

Grand Bahama Island

— 7 nights
Despite its name, Grand Bahama Island isn't the biggest island in its archipelago.
Grand Bahama Island is known for shopping, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: buy something for everyone on your list at Port Lucaya Marketplace, indulge in some personalized pampering at Dermalogica Skin Centre & Spa Freeport, see some colorful creatures with Sunn Odyssey Divers, and surround yourself with nature on Chad4Nature Tours - Private Tours.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Grand Bahama Island online travel route planner.

Charleston, USA to Grand Bahama Island is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Charleston in December: highs in Grand Bahama Island hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Long Island.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Long Island

— 3 nights
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.
Long Island is known for nature, historic sites, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Dean's Blue Hole, explore the fascinating underground world of Deadman's Cay Caves, head off the coast to Cape Santa Maria, and steep yourself in history at Columbus Point.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Long Island online journey planner.

Getting from Grand Bahama Island to Long Island by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to fly to Green Turtle Cay.

Things to do in Long Island

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Green Turtle Cay

— 2 nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take a tour by water with Reel Serious Charters 242 and then head outdoors with Island Adventures with Lincoln Jones. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Albert Lowe Museum.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Green Turtle Cay holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Long Island to Green Turtle Cay takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can ride a ferry to Elbow Cay.

Things to do in Green Turtle Cay

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums
Highlights from your trip

Elbow Cay

— 2 nights
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): kick back and relax at Tahiti Beach, look for gifts at Hope Town Canvas, then see the interesting displays at Wyannie Malone Historical Museum, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Hope Town Lighthouse. On your second day here, see what you can catch with A Salt Weapon Sportfishing Charters.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Elbow Cay road trip planning site.

Getting from Green Turtle Cay to Elbow Cay by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Marsh Harbour.

Things to do in Elbow Cay

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco Island

— 4 nights
Marsh Harbour serves as a jumping-off point for visitors to the Abacos.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marsh Harbour: Treasure Cay (Windward Point & Abaco Tours & Activities). Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Elbow Cay, stop by Abaco Neem, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Point.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Marsh Harbour trip itinerary planner.

You can ride a ferry from Elbow Cay to Marsh Harbour in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Berry Islands.

Things to do in Marsh Harbour

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

Berry Islands

— 1 night

Fish Bowl of the Bahamas

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): head off the coast to Berry Islands and then step off the mainland to explore Coco Cay.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Berry Islands online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Marsh Harbour to Berry Islands in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In December in Berry Islands, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 69°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can fly to Bimini.

Things to do in Berry Islands

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip

Bimini

— 4 nights

Fishing Capital of the Bahamas

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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get close to the beloved marine mammals with Neal Watson's Bimini Scuba Center, take a tour of Sapona, examine the collection at Dolphin House Museum, and take in the dramatic natural features at Tuna Alley.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bimini day trip planner.

Getting from Berry Islands to Bimini by flight takes about 4 hours. In December in Bimini, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to fly to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Bimini

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Harbour Island

— 3 nights
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.
Harbour Island is known for beaches, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pink Sands Beach, relax and rejuvenate at Dermalogica Spa Harbour Island, view the masterpieces at Princess Street Gallery, and contemplate the long history of Dunmore Town.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Harbour Island online trip builder.

You can fly from Bimini to Harbour Island in 4 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or ride a ferry. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to George Town.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

George Town, Great Exuma

— 7 nights
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, outdoors, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Beaches of Stocking Island, stroll through Coco Plum Beach, explore the different monuments and memorials at Rolle Town Tombs, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrew's Anglican Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the George Town trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Harbour Island to George Town takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Fri) before leaving for Moore Hill.

Things to do in George Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Moore Hill, Little Exuma

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): kick back and relax at Forbes Hill Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tropic of Cancer Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Moore Hill trip planner.

Moore Hill is just a short distance from George Town. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Eleuthera.

Things to do in Moore Hill

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Eleuthera

— 7 nights
The long, thin island of Eleuthera has plenty of coast, built up in places and left wild and rural in others.
Eleuthera is known for nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable tour with Spanish Wells Fishing, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Lighthouse Beach, and stroll through Rainbow Bay Beach.

Find out how to plan Eleuthera trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Moore Hill to Eleuthera takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Staniel Cay.

Things to do in Eleuthera

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Staniel Cay

— 2 nights
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 17th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at 3N's Vacation Services and then get outside with Pig Beach - Big Major Cay. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Thunderball Grotto.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Staniel Cay trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Eleuthera to Staniel Cay in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Andros.

Things to do in Staniel Cay

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks

Andros

— 2 nights
With the island large and largely undeveloped, Andros itineraries focus mainly on its superb natural features.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Morgan's Bluff and then take in the dramatic natural features at Blue Holes National Park. On your second day here, deepen your understanding at Forfar Field Station and then stroll through Andros Barrier Reef.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Andros trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Staniel Cay to Andros in 6.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Andros can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Paradise Island.

Things to do in Andros

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

Paradise Island

— 5 nights
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, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marine Habitat at Atlantis, glide peacefully along the water with Dolphin Cay, head off the coast to Rose Island, and tee off at Paradise Island Golf Club.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Paradise Island online trip itinerary builder.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Andros to Paradise Island in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. January in Paradise Island sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nassau.

Things to do in Paradise Island

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Golf

Nassau, New Providence Island

— 9 nights
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, stroll through Cabbage Beach, admire the natural beauty at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, and contemplate the long history of Queen's Staircase.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nassau driving holiday tool.

Nassau is very close to Paradise Island. January in Nassau sees daily highs of 80°F and lows of 66°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trip

Bahamas travel guide

3.6
Beaches · Islands · Water & Amusement Parks
Part of an archipelago encompassing hundreds of islets and cays, Bahamas boast many pink beaches, which get their vibrant color from fractured seashells mixed with ordinary sand. For most pleasure seekers an ideal holiday in Bahamas consists of various sea activities, occasionally interrupted by tours of several cities, offering an eclectic music scene dominated by calypso, soca, and junkanoo genres. Romantic enough to attract newlyweds from around the globe, the islands are also a major center of eco-tourism, with visits to national parks and diving tours in colorful reefs among the most popular things to do in Bahamas.