Why Choose Our Destination?
The Islands Of The Bahamas. So close to home, yet feels so far away. Just 50 miles off the coast of Florida in the United States, our tropical archipelago is an easy and convenient destination to escape to year-round. For centuries, our close proximity has attracted all kinds of people: Native Americans. Puritans. Explorers. Even pirates. Now it’s your turn. Come discover all of our 700 islands and the hospitality of the Bahamian people. Paradise is just a short plane ride from Miami International Airport, South Florida. And many airlines now offer direct flights to Nassau/Paradise Island, Grand Bahama Island or The Out Islands. You can also sail into one of our 32 ports of entry. Once you arrive, go island-hopping. Explore underwater. Or do nothing but relax on one of our pristine beaches. The moment your toes touch sand and your gaze meets water, you know you’re in The Islands Of The Bahamas. It’s the comfortable ease, the instant sense of belonging. It’s finding that your departure from everyday life is also your arrival at an extraordinary place within yourself. Welcome.
Distance from airport
- Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS)
16.09 km from city center
- Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO)
4.83 km from city center
Downtown Straw Market
Pink Flamingos located at Adastra Gardens
Christopher Columbus statue Mount Fitzwilliam. Governor General residence
Junkanoo Summer Festival/ New Year & Boxing Day
Explore with diving
Fish Fry Arawak Cay
Awarded as: Caribbean's Leading Tourist & Convention Bureau 2002