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At Ibis Connect travel, where we bring you the very best of the Bahamas! We understand that planning a vacation can be overwhelming, especially when you’re not familiar with your destination. That’s why we’ve hand-picked the top 10 must-see attractions in the Bahamas 2023, so you can enjoy an unforgettable adventure with ease.
From pristine beaches to fascinating cultural sites, our list covers a wide range of experiences that will delight every kind of traveler. You’ll get to swim with pigs in Exuma, explore the bustling markets of Nassau, hike to the top of Cat Island’s highest peak, and so much more!
Each attraction on our list has been carefully curated to ensure you get the most out of your trip. We’ve included insider tips, fun facts, and important information to help you plan your itinerary and make the most of your time in the Bahamas.
So what are you waiting for? Browse our list of top 10 must-see attractions in the Bahamas 2023 and start planning your dream vacation today!
Grand Bahama Island is the headquarters of UNEXSO, the Underwater Explorers Society, providing numerous scuba opportunities. The Lucayan National Park offers such birds as flamingos, red legged thrushes and the rare Bahama parrot. The largest of the Bahamas’ islands, Andros, boasts freshwater creeks, lakes, mangrove swamps, and miles of unspoiled beaches. The island boasts the second-largest reef in the Western Hemisphere, and fishing for bonefish is the island’s biggest tourist industry. The Berry Islands, home to Chub Cay and the Billfish capital of The Bahamas. Bimini is a popular destination for first-rate big-game fishing. Inagua is home to more than 80,000 flamingos and other exotic birds. Long Island is known for broad beaches on its west coast and rocky cliffs on the east.
Cat Island’s deserted beaches make for a total getaway. The Abacos and their string of cays are known for their sheltered waters and easy boating. The Exumas have a lot to offer both above and below the surface of the water. At the north end lies the astounding Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park. Great Exuma, in the south, is home to lodgings and restaurants and Stocking Island, with its untouched beaches separated by towering, rocky cliffs. Eleuthera is 100 miles long but just a few yards wide at some points. At the Glass Window Bridge, you can see the Bahama Bank on one side and the Atlantic on the other. Harbor Island offers good snorkeling and fishing on the bayside and is famous for a 3-mile pink sand beach.
The trip from Lynden Pindling International Airport to Cable Beach takes 10 minutes, to downtown Nassau is 20 minutes, to Paradise Island is 30 minutes.
Grand Bahama International Airport to downtown takes 5 minutes, to International Bazaar is 10 minutes.
Discovery Cruise Line operates a daily service between Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and Grand Bahama Island. Imperial Majesty Cruise Line’s Regal Empress sails every two days between Ft. Lauderdale and Nassau.
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic fly from Gatwick to Nassau (NAS). American Airlines, Continental, Delta and United all fly from the UK to Nassau via the US. to Nassau from London: 8 hours, Miami: 35 minutes, New York: 2.5 hours.
Average temperature during the Summer is a High 90 and Low 78. Winter High 75 and Low 60. Average humidity 78. Average rainfall: Rain showers occur any time of the year, but rainy months are from May to October. Approximate sunrise is between 6:30 AM EST and 7:00 AM EST. Approximate sunset is 8 PM EST.
Dining includes American, Fast Food, Gourmet, Continental, French, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Polynesian, Mexican, Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean, and Seafood. 15% service charge is usually added. Dress code is casual. Some restaurants may require slightly more formal attire.
Entertainment available includes Nightclubs. Discos. Casinos. Cabarets. Theatre. Cinema. Live music. Native shows.
Hope Town Light House. Wyannie Malone Museum. Albert Lowe Museum. Memorial Sculpture Garden. Exuma: Exuma Land and Sea Park. Stocking Island. Plantation ruins. Underwater caves. Eleuthera: Preacher’s Cave. Glass Window Bridge Ocean Hole. Harbour Island: Pink sand beaches. Grand Bahama: International Bazaar. Glass-bottom Boat. Port Lucaya. UNEXSO Dive Centre: The Dolphin Experience. Lucayan National Park. East End Adventures. Kayak tours. Nassau: Straw Market. Bay Street. Pompey Museum. Pirates of Nassau. Horse and carriage rides. Government House. Historical Forts. Ardastra Gardens. The Fish Fry At Arawak Cay. Queen’s Staircase. Water Tower. Walking Tours. Discover Atlantis.
We also offer cheap vacation packages to attractions in Nassau.