8 days in Bahamas Itinerary

8 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bahamas trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Nassau, New Providence Island
— 5 nights
ferry:  2​h 45​min
2
Harbour Island
— 1 night
+2
ferry + taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Grand Bahama Island
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Houston

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: kick back and relax at Cable Beach, try to win big at Atlantis Casino, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cabbage Beach, and meet the residents at Marine Habitat at Atlantis.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Nassau vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Houston, USA to Nassau is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Houston to Nassau due to the time zone difference. May in Nassau sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 72°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Paradise Island
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Aquaventure ©
Aquaventure
Blue Lagoon Island ©
Blue Lagoon Island

1
night
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 21st (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Princess Street Gallery, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then kick back and relax at Pink Sands Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Harbour Island itinerary planner .

Ride a ferry from Nassau to Harbour Island in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Bahama Island.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Pink Sands Beach ©
Pink Sands Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Princess Street Gallery ©
Princess Street Gallery

1
night
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 22nd (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Gold Rock Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Garden of the Groves, and then Head underground at Ben's Cave.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Bahama Island online trip itinerary builder .

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Harbour Island to Grand Bahama Island in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May in Grand Bahama Island, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Bahama Island

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Groves ©
Garden of the Groves
Gold Rock Beach ©
Gold Rock Beach
Ben's Cave ©
Ben's Cave

Similar Plans

9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM TURKEY November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM INDONESIA July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Bahamas & United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Bahamas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans