Grand Bahama Island hammock

Relaxing back in the cut on Grand Bahama Island; credit The Bahamas

Grand Bahama Island

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Grand Bahama Island, 17 miles at its longest point, features a lush parkway system connecting cruise port to casino resorts, shopping, entertainment and beaches. If your plans permit, visit during Junkanoo Festival or Boxing Day.

Welcome
An earthy straw market, duty-free shops, pristine sandy beaches and water sports quickly come to mind.

History
Lucayan Indians left the Lower Caribbean and settled throughout islands around 900-1500 AD.

Beaches
Protected southern reefs and northern cays are filled with numerous crunchy white sand beaches.

Eco-Travel
Lucayan National Park exhibits teal colored water, majestic pines and a long underwater cave system.

Travel Tips
Visitors may use their home license for up to 3 months, enough to learn the tricky roundabouts.



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