11 days in Bahamas Itinerary

11 days in Bahamas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Bahamas trip planner

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Fly
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Nassau, New Providence Island
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Harbour Island
— 1 night
Ferry to Nassau, Fly to George Town
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George Town, Great Exuma
— 2 nights
Fly
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Eleuthera
— 2 nights
Fly to Nassau, Shuttle to Paradise Island
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Paradise Island
— 3 nights
Taxi to Nassau, Fly to Dublin

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Nassau, New Providence Island

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): discover the deep blue sea with Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach, and then get engrossed in the history at Pirates of Nassau Museum. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center, then head off the coast to Blue Lagoon Island, and then don't miss a visit to The Cloister.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Nassau trip itinerary builder website.

Dublin, Ireland to Nassau is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Dublin to Nassau due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in November, with highs in Nassau at 33°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Harbour Island.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Harbour Island

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Pink Sands Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then look for gifts at A and A Hidden Treasures, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Dermalogica Spa Harbour Island.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Harbour Island online route planner.

Traveling by ferry from Nassau to Harbour Island takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Harbour Island

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

George Town, Great Exuma

— 2 nights
Few island getaways are more idyllic than George Town, a small settlement on the east coast of the Bahamian island of Exuma.
On the 19th (Thu), indulge in some personalized pampering at Special Touch Massage Therapy, then kick back and relax at Jolly Hall Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Beaches of Stocking Island. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Coco Plum Beach and then have unforgettable encounters with Aquaquest Escapes.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our George Town trip planner.

Getting from Harbour Island to George Town by combination of ferry and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Eleuthera.

Things to do in George Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trip

Eleuthera

— 2 nights
The long, thin island of Eleuthera has plenty of coast, built up in places and left wild and rural in others.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Leon Levy Native Plant Preserve and then see the vivid underwater world at Bahamas Ocean Safaris. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Sapphire Blue Hole, see what you can catch with Spanish Wells Fishing, and then look for gifts at Ponderosa Shell & Gift Shop.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Eleuthera trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from George Town to Eleuthera in 4.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Paradise Island.

Things to do in Eleuthera

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Paradise Island

— 3 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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): fulfill a lifelong dream with Dolphin Cay, play a few rounds at Ocean Club Golf Course, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Marine Habitat at Atlantis and then try to win big at Atlantis Casino.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Paradise Island online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Eleuthera to Paradise Island takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In November, daytime highs in Paradise Island are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paradise Island

Outdoors · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Golf

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.