Each island in The Bahamas offers unique and exciting opportunities for Kids + Families

  • Horse Pond Beach in Mayaguana

    This beach is located 10 miles east of Abraham's Bay, and is a perfect spot to go "crabbing." That means hunting for land crabs that live in the bushes and crevices within the limestone rocks, but go walking late at night. The meat is used in a variety of local dishes.

    Visit Mayaguana
  • Swimming Pigs in The Exumas

    These "domesticated" pigs live on Major's Spot Cay, and it's uncertain how they got there. Whenever a boat arrives, they swim out to it and expect to be fed, a practice that's been going on for years.

    Visit The Exumas
  • Turtle Sound, Crooked Island, The Bahamas

    Turtle Sound in Acklins & Crooked Island

    One of the natural wonders of The Bahamas, this nine mile long waterway is referred to as an inland river. It has differing depths, beginning at French Wells Channel and ending behind the northern settlements. Mangroves, marine and bird life can be found there.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • A building in historic Gambier Village, New Providence, The Bahamas

    Historic Heritage Sites in Nassau & Paradise Island

    New Providence is home to Gambier, Adelaide, and Fox Hill—three historic villages settled by liberated slaves in the 1800s. The villages still maintain their rich African heritage and culture and sightseeing tours can be arranged by appointment.

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • The Bahamas’ Largest National Park System in Andros

    The Andros Park System is the country’s largest protected area, and includes five national parks: Blue Holes National Park, Crab Replenishment Reserve, North & South Marine Parks and the West Side National Park.

    Visit Andros
  • Drink & Dine in The Abacos

    The Abaco Islands feature some of the freshest food and tastiest drinks in The Bahamas including the famous Goombay Smash.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Pink Sand Beaches in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Everyone's list of the world's top 10 beaches includes Harbour Island's famed Pink Sands Beach, but pink-sand beaches are spread over 35 miles on the Atlantic Ocean side of Eleuthera, as well as the Exuma Sound (Caribbean Sea) side, and the mainland.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Boat Building in The Abacos

    The tradition of building boats by hand (without plans) has been passed down for centuries in The Abacos. Some residents of Man-O-War Cay, known as the islands' boat-building centre, still practice that trade, and are renowned for their superior workmanship.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Little Harbour Cay in The Berry Islands

    Ancestors of the owners of the world-renowned Flo’s Conch Bar and Restaurant founded this settlement. Houses here that were built in the 1930s and 40s have withstood the most ferocious storms—a testament to their advanced building skills.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • The Healing Hole, South Bimini, The Bahamas

    The Healing Hole in Bimini

    This pond earned its name because of the healing properties reported by those who swim in it. Accessible by boat only, it is a natural fresh-water spring that pumps up lithium and sulfur inside a salt water swamp in the mangroves of Bonefish Creek.

    Visit Bimini
  • Little Harbour Cay in The Berry Islands

    Ancestors of the owners of the world-renowned Flo’s Conch Bar and Restaurant founded this settlement. Houses here that were built in the 1930s and 40s have withstood the most ferocious storms—a testament to their advanced building skills.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Home To Mythical Creatures in Andros

    Large bird-like creatures with mystical powers (Chickcharnees) live in the pine forests. Also, the Lusca, a sea monster, can suck you down into their underwater lairs (blue holes) if you're not careful.

    Visit Andros
  • Seclusion in Acklins & Crooked Island

    The three islands in this atoll (Acklins/Crooked Island/Long Cay) are unspoiled, sparsely populated and mostly undisturbed since the days of Christopher Columbus. With their peaceful atmosphere, these secluded havens make the perfect getaway.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • An Inland Blue Hole on Andros

    Most Blue Holes Per Square Mile in Andros

    Andros has the highest concentration of blue holes in the world. They house many unusual and unique cave fish and invertebrates, some not found anywhere else in the world.

    Visit Andros
  • Chub Cay Blue Hole fishing site in The Berry islands, The Bahamas

    Superior Fishing Grounds in The Berry Islands

    The Berry Islands are known as the "Billfish Capital of The Bahamas." Activities are centred at Chub Cay, bordering the Tongue of the Ocean, which creates a Fish Bowl effect drawing fish in. The blue hole near Chub Cay also offers great fishing.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Sign at entrance to Spring Point settlement, Acklins, The Bahamas

    Lucayan Indian Sites in Acklins & Crooked Island

    One of the largest Lucayan Indian settlements in The Bahamas sits along Pompey Bay Beach, just south of Spring Point, Acklins. Ten ancient Lucayan sites have been unearthed by National Geographic Society Archeologists on Samana Cay alone.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • Drink & Dine in The Abacos

    The Abaco Islands feature some of the freshest food and tastiest drinks in The Bahamas including the famous Goombay Smash.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Home To Mythical Creatures in Andros

    Large bird-like creatures with mystical powers (Chickcharnees) live in the pine forests. Also, the Lusca, a sea monster, can suck you down into their underwater lairs (blue holes) if you're not careful.

    Visit Andros
  • Port Nelson in Rum Cay

    The street signs in Port Nelson are made in the shape of the island, the only place in The Bahamas where you will see that. The Bahamas' first Governor General, Sir Milo Butler, was born on the island and is remembered by the town square named for him.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Pompey Museum in Nassau & Paradise Island

    Formerly called Vendue House, Pompey Museum is named for courageous slave, Pompey, from The Exumas. Built sometime before 1769, it became a museum in 1992, and houses a permanent exhibit dedicated to the African experience in The Bahamas.

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • Elbow Cay Lighthouse in The Abacos

    Elbow Cay is home to The Abacos' most famous landmark—candy-striped Elbow Reef Lighthouse in Hope Town, built in 1862. It stands at 89 feet and is one of only a handful of manually operated lighthouses in the world.

    Visit The Abacos
  • The Bimini Road/Lost City of Atlantis

    Bimini Nature Trail in Bimini

    The Bimini Nature Trail allows you to see the endemic plants and animals that call Bimini home, in their natural environment. On a guided tour, you can get up close to the endemic Bimini Boa and learn why the endangered snake is so important to the island.

    Visit Bimini
  • Secluded Beaches in The Berry Islands

    Among Great Harbour Cay's seven miles of secluded beaches is its jewel, Sugar Beach. One of the prettiest places in The Bahamas, it has numerous sandy coves set among cliffs, caves, excellent shelling, and creeks filled with wildlife.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Unique Animal Species in Inagua

    It was reported in 1949 that several unique animal species had been found in Inagua—and not seen anywhere else—including a fast moving fresh water turtle, several breeds of duck, a hummingbird peculiar to Inagua, and a new genus of lizard.

    Visit Inagua
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • A building in historic Gambier Village, New Providence, The Bahamas

    Historic Heritage Sites in Nassau & Paradise Island

    New Providence is home to Gambier, Adelaide, and Fox Hill—three historic villages settled by liberated slaves in the 1800s. The villages still maintain their rich African heritage and culture and sightseeing tours can be arranged by appointment.

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • Pink Sand Beaches in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Everyone's list of the world's top 10 beaches includes Harbour Island's famed Pink Sands Beach, but pink-sand beaches are spread over 35 miles on the Atlantic Ocean side of Eleuthera, as well as the Exuma Sound (Caribbean Sea) side, and the mainland.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Vast Underwater Caves in Freeport

    Dive beneath the surface to explore a cavernous world that's one of the biggest and among the most environmentally distinct. The cave system is accessible from both land and sea, with permission to dive required in some areas.

    Visit Freeport
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Over 50 Dive Sites in San Salvador

    San Salvador is renowned for great diving, with more than 50 dive sites on the island's lee side, including ruins and shipwrecks. Unusual ones are Devil's Claw and Vicky's Reef, with stingrays and sharks; and French Bay, with Elkhorn and staghorn coral.

    Visit San Salvador
  • An Inland Blue Hole on Andros

    Most Blue Holes Per Square Mile in Andros

    Andros has the highest concentration of blue holes in the world. They house many unusual and unique cave fish and invertebrates, some not found anywhere else in the world.

    Visit Andros
  • Tropic Of Cancer Beach in The Exumas

    Named for its geographic coordinate and also called Pelican Beach, this graceful crescent of white-powder sand borders the translucent blue-green water along the coast of Little Exuma. It is the longest beach on the island and prettiest in the Exuma chain.

    Visit The Exumas
  • The Retreat Gardens in Nassau & Paradise Island

    The Retreat Gardens is an 11-acre property that houses one of the largest private collections of rare and exotic palms in the world—about 170 species. It is one of four national parks in New Providence and headquarters of The Bahamas National Trust (BNT).

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • Vast Underwater Caves in Freeport

    Dive beneath the surface to explore a cavernous world that's one of the biggest and among the most environmentally distinct. The cave system is accessible from both land and sea, with permission to dive required in some areas.

    Visit Freeport
  • Port Nelson in Rum Cay

    The street signs in Port Nelson are made in the shape of the island, the only place in The Bahamas where you will see that. The Bahamas' first Governor General, Sir Milo Butler, was born on the island and is remembered by the town square named for him.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Three Religions. One Roof. in Ragged Island

    Three denominations are represented on the island: Anglican, Baptist and Church of God. Due to the small population, there is a floating schedule, with everyone worshipping together at one of the churches each Sunday.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Chub Cay Blue Hole fishing site in The Berry islands, The Bahamas

    Superior Fishing Grounds in The Berry Islands

    The Berry Islands are known as the "Billfish Capital of The Bahamas." Activities are centred at Chub Cay, bordering the Tongue of the Ocean, which creates a Fish Bowl effect drawing fish in. The blue hole near Chub Cay also offers great fishing.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Rand Nature Centre in Freeport

    This National Park comprises 100 acres of natural beauty in the heart of Freeport. A 2,000-foot trail winds through coppice and pine forest. The birder's paradise is home to a variety of species that can be seen year-round, with peak season from October to May.

    Visit Freeport
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Bimini

    This memorial honours the great legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose visit to the island in 1968 had a significant impact on its people. A bronze bust of his image is displayed at the Bimini Craft Center in Alice Town.

    Visit Bimini
  • Pineapple Capital Of The World in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Eleuthera boasts of having some of the sweetest pineapples in the world. Pineapple farming began here in the mid 18th century, a tradition honoured by the annual Pineapple Festival held each June in Gregory Town.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Dean’s Blue Hole in Long Island

    Enclosed on three sides by natural rock and the fourth by a turquoise lagoon and white-sand beach, it is 80 x 120 feet (25 x 35m) wide on the surface and 330 feet (100m) wide at 60 feet (20m) down.

    Visit Long Island
  • Over 50 Dive Sites in San Salvador

    San Salvador is renowned for great diving, with more than 50 dive sites on the island's lee side, including ruins and shipwrecks. Unusual ones are Devil's Claw and Vicky's Reef, with stingrays and sharks; and French Bay, with Elkhorn and staghorn coral.

    Visit San Salvador
  • Pompey Museum in Nassau & Paradise Island

    Formerly called Vendue House, Pompey Museum is named for courageous slave, Pompey, from The Exumas. Built sometime before 1769, it became a museum in 1992, and houses a permanent exhibit dedicated to the African experience in The Bahamas.

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • Chain Of Islands in Ragged Island

    This hilly, croissant-shaped chain of islands is part of the Jumento Cays. The islets, cays and rocks stretch over 110 miles and are comprised of Great and Little Ragged Island, Raccoon Cay, Hog Cay, Nurse Cay, Flamingo Cay and Double-Breasted Cay, among others.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Swimming Pigs in The Exumas

    These "domesticated" pigs live on Major's Spot Cay, and it's uncertain how they got there. Whenever a boat arrives, they swim out to it and expect to be fed, a practice that's been going on for years.

    Visit The Exumas
  • The Healing Hole, South Bimini, The Bahamas

    The Healing Hole in Bimini

    This pond earned its name because of the healing properties reported by those who swim in it. Accessible by boat only, it is a natural fresh-water spring that pumps up lithium and sulfur inside a salt water swamp in the mangroves of Bonefish Creek.

    Visit Bimini
  • Tropic Of Cancer Beach in The Exumas

    Named for its geographic coordinate and also called Pelican Beach, this graceful crescent of white-powder sand borders the translucent blue-green water along the coast of Little Exuma. It is the longest beach on the island and prettiest in the Exuma chain.

    Visit The Exumas
  • Booby Cay in Mayaguana

    Booby Cay lies to the east of mainland Mayaguana and gets its name from the flock of brown boobies that call it home. It is also a habitat for small rock iguanas and descendants of wild goats left behind by early settlers.

    Visit Mayaguana
  • Pineapple Capital Of The World in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Eleuthera boasts of having some of the sweetest pineapples in the world. Pineapple farming began here in the mid 18th century, a tradition honoured by the annual Pineapple Festival held each June in Gregory Town.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • zipline

    Pirate's Cove Zipline and Water Park in Freeport

     Oceanfront activity center offering floating bouncy slides, a bar & grill & banana boat rides. Pirate's Cove Zipline and Waterpark is Grand Bahama's very first Adventure Theme Park and is now the newest attraction for Grand Bahama Island. Our family friendly park sits on nearly 7.5acres of beach front property, there is an array of energizing and tranquil activities from an adventurous waterpark to indulging in the simple pleasures of relaxing on the beach. 

    Visit Freeport
  • New England Architecture in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Much of Eleuthera & Harbour Island's way of life was influenced by Loyalist settlers in the late 1700s. A reminder of their presence is the quaint New England architecture lining the narrow streets.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Dean’s Blue Hole in Long Island

    Enclosed on three sides by natural rock and the fourth by a turquoise lagoon and white-sand beach, it is 80 x 120 feet (25 x 35m) wide on the surface and 330 feet (100m) wide at 60 feet (20m) down.

    Visit Long Island
  • Smallest Inhabited Island in Ragged Island

    Great Ragged Island, the main island in the Jumento Cays, is one of the smallest inhabited islands in The Bahamas archipelago. Its population has dwindled from a population of 477 in 1943 to less than 100 today.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Moria Harbour Cay National Park in The Exumas

    Covering 13,440 acres, it is a vital part of the ecosystem between Great and Little Exuma. It includes sand dunes, beaches, mangroves and sea grass beds, home to nesting seabirds and a nursery for marine life.

    Visit The Exumas
  • Two Cruise Destinations in The Berry Islands

    Great Stirrup Cay, the private island of Norwegian Cruise Line, is the northernmost island in The Berry Island chain. Coco Cay, situated about 50 miles from Nassau, was once known as Little Stirrup Cay, and is Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s private island.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Hamilton Cave, Long Island, The Bahamas

    Hamilton’s Cave in Long Island

    One of the largest caves in The Bahamas, this ancient cave system has passages 50 feet wide and a ceiling over 10 feet high. Artifacts and cave drawings from the Lucayan Indian tribe were discovered here in 1935.

    Visit Long Island
  • Drink & Dine in The Abacos

    The Abaco Islands feature some of the freshest food and tastiest drinks in The Bahamas including the famous Goombay Smash.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Sign at entrance to Spring Point settlement, Acklins, The Bahamas

    Lucayan Indian Sites in Acklins & Crooked Island

    One of the largest Lucayan Indian settlements in The Bahamas sits along Pompey Bay Beach, just south of Spring Point, Acklins. Ten ancient Lucayan sites have been unearthed by National Geographic Society Archeologists on Samana Cay alone.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • Drink & Dine in The Abacos

    The Abaco Islands feature some of the freshest food and tastiest drinks in The Bahamas including the famous Goombay Smash.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Breathtaking Ocean Views in Ragged Island

    Ragged Islanders are a hardy, seafaring people, who build boats, booms and masts for sailing sloops, race boats in regattas and fish. They love the sea so much that nearly every home has a breathtaking view of the ocean.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Breathtaking Ocean Views in Ragged Island

    Ragged Islanders are a hardy, seafaring people, who build boats, booms and masts for sailing sloops, race boats in regattas and fish. They love the sea so much that nearly every home has a breathtaking view of the ocean.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Turtle Sound, Crooked Island, The Bahamas

    Turtle Sound in Acklins & Crooked Island

    One of the natural wonders of The Bahamas, this nine mile long waterway is referred to as an inland river. It has differing depths, beginning at French Wells Channel and ending behind the northern settlements. Mangroves, marine and bird life can be found there.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • Arthur Catt in Cat Island

    Originally called "San Salvador" and thought to be the gateway to the New World, Cat Island was given its present name in 1926—reportedly for the pirate Arthur Catt (a friend of Blackbeard), who used to make frequent stops here.

    Visit Cat Island
  • Hamilton Cave, Long Island, The Bahamas

    Hamilton’s Cave in Long Island

    One of the largest caves in The Bahamas, this ancient cave system has passages 50 feet wide and a ceiling over 10 feet high. Artifacts and cave drawings from the Lucayan Indian tribe were discovered here in 1935.

    Visit Long Island
  • Chain Of Islands in Ragged Island

    This hilly, croissant-shaped chain of islands is part of the Jumento Cays. The islets, cays and rocks stretch over 110 miles and are comprised of Great and Little Ragged Island, Raccoon Cay, Hog Cay, Nurse Cay, Flamingo Cay and Double-Breasted Cay, among others.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Secluded Beaches in The Berry Islands

    Among Great Harbour Cay's seven miles of secluded beaches is its jewel, Sugar Beach. One of the prettiest places in The Bahamas, it has numerous sandy coves set among cliffs, caves, excellent shelling, and creeks filled with wildlife.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • The Retreat Gardens in Nassau & Paradise Island

    The Retreat Gardens is an 11-acre property that houses one of the largest private collections of rare and exotic palms in the world—about 170 species. It is one of four national parks in New Providence and headquarters of The Bahamas National Trust (BNT).

    Visit Nassau & Paradise Island
  • Home Of The Bahamas Hutia in Mayaguana

    The hutia is a plump, brown, rabbit-sized member of the rodent family that was thought to be extinct until the 1960s. They are nocturnal and are the only land mammal native to The Bahamas.

    Visit Mayaguana
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Boat Building in The Abacos

    The tradition of building boats by hand (without plans) has been passed down for centuries in The Abacos. Some residents of Man-O-War Cay, known as the islands' boat-building centre, still practice that trade, and are renowned for their superior workmanship.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Elbow Cay Lighthouse in The Abacos

    Elbow Cay is home to The Abacos' most famous landmark—candy-striped Elbow Reef Lighthouse in Hope Town, built in 1862. It stands at 89 feet and is one of only a handful of manually operated lighthouses in the world.

    Visit The Abacos
  • Great Lake Preserve in San Salvador

    This lake in the middle of San Salvador has been designated a protected area to preserve its natural pristine wonder. The lake stretches the entire length of the island at 10 miles long and 2 miles wide and connects all of the island's major settlements.

    Visit San Salvador
  • Arthur Catt in Cat Island

    Originally called "San Salvador" and thought to be the gateway to the New World, Cat Island was given its present name in 1926—reportedly for the pirate Arthur Catt (a friend of Blackbeard), who used to make frequent stops here.

    Visit Cat Island
  • The Current in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    One of the oldest settlements, this small village gets its name from the tide that boils through the channel. It is believed that Captain William Sayle of "The Eleutheran Adventurers" brought settlers here on his way to discovering Cupid's Cay.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Horse Pond Beach in Mayaguana

    This beach is located 10 miles east of Abraham's Bay, and is a perfect spot to go "crabbing." That means hunting for land crabs that live in the bushes and crevices within the limestone rocks, but go walking late at night. The meat is used in a variety of local dishes.

    Visit Mayaguana
  • Two Cruise Destinations in The Berry Islands

    Great Stirrup Cay, the private island of Norwegian Cruise Line, is the northernmost island in The Berry Island chain. Coco Cay, situated about 50 miles from Nassau, was once known as Little Stirrup Cay, and is Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s private island.

    Visit The Berry Islands
  • Unique Animal Species in Inagua

    It was reported in 1949 that several unique animal species had been found in Inagua—and not seen anywhere else—including a fast moving fresh water turtle, several breeds of duck, a hummingbird peculiar to Inagua, and a new genus of lizard.

    Visit Inagua
  • Great Lake Preserve in San Salvador

    This lake in the middle of San Salvador has been designated a protected area to preserve its natural pristine wonder. The lake stretches the entire length of the island at 10 miles long and 2 miles wide and connects all of the island's major settlements.

    Visit San Salvador
  • The Bimini Road/Lost City of Atlantis

    Bimini Nature Trail in Bimini

    The Bimini Nature Trail allows you to see the endemic plants and animals that call Bimini home, in their natural environment. On a guided tour, you can get up close to the endemic Bimini Boa and learn why the endangered snake is so important to the island.

    Visit Bimini
  • Arthur Catt in Cat Island

    Originally called "San Salvador" and thought to be the gateway to the New World, Cat Island was given its present name in 1926—reportedly for the pirate Arthur Catt (a friend of Blackbeard), who used to make frequent stops here.

    Visit Cat Island
  • Scenic Distinction in Rum Cay

    Rolling hills, stunning coral reefs, miles of pure sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, exhilarating surf on the north coast—all of these combine to make the island unique and stand out from its sisters with its multiplicity of offerings.

    Visit Rum Cay
  • Smallest Inhabited Island in Ragged Island

    Great Ragged Island, the main island in the Jumento Cays, is one of the smallest inhabited islands in The Bahamas archipelago. Its population has dwindled from a population of 477 in 1943 to less than 100 today.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Moria Harbour Cay National Park in The Exumas

    Covering 13,440 acres, it is a vital part of the ecosystem between Great and Little Exuma. It includes sand dunes, beaches, mangroves and sea grass beds, home to nesting seabirds and a nursery for marine life.

    Visit The Exumas
  • The Bahamas’ Largest National Park System in Andros

    The Andros Park System is the country’s largest protected area, and includes five national parks: Blue Holes National Park, Crab Replenishment Reserve, North & South Marine Parks and the West Side National Park.

    Visit Andros
  • The Current in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    One of the oldest settlements, this small village gets its name from the tide that boils through the channel. It is believed that Captain William Sayle of "The Eleutheran Adventurers" brought settlers here on his way to discovering Cupid's Cay.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Rand Nature Centre in Freeport

    This National Park comprises 100 acres of natural beauty in the heart of Freeport. A 2,000-foot trail winds through coppice and pine forest. The birder's paradise is home to a variety of species that can be seen year-round, with peak season from October to May.

    Visit Freeport
  • Three Religions. One Roof. in Ragged Island

    Three denominations are represented on the island: Anglican, Baptist and Church of God. Due to the small population, there is a floating schedule, with everyone worshipping together at one of the churches each Sunday.

    Visit Ragged Island
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial in Bimini

    This memorial honours the great legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose visit to the island in 1968 had a significant impact on its people. A bronze bust of his image is displayed at the Bimini Craft Center in Alice Town.

    Visit Bimini
  • New England Architecture in Eleuthera & Harbour Island

    Much of Eleuthera & Harbour Island's way of life was influenced by Loyalist settlers in the late 1700s. A reminder of their presence is the quaint New England architecture lining the narrow streets.

    Visit Eleuthera & Harbour Island
  • Booby Cay in Mayaguana

    Booby Cay lies to the east of mainland Mayaguana and gets its name from the flock of brown boobies that call it home. It is also a habitat for small rock iguanas and descendants of wild goats left behind by early settlers.

    Visit Mayaguana
  • Seclusion in Acklins & Crooked Island

    The three islands in this atoll (Acklins/Crooked Island/Long Cay) are unspoiled, sparsely populated and mostly undisturbed since the days of Christopher Columbus. With their peaceful atmosphere, these secluded havens make the perfect getaway.

    Visit Acklins & Crooked Island
  • Home Of The Bahamas Hutia in Mayaguana

    The hutia is a plump, brown, rabbit-sized member of the rodent family that was thought to be extinct until the 1960s. They are nocturnal and are the only land mammal native to The Bahamas.

    Visit Mayaguana