The Bahamas is a wonderful destination spot for the whole family, regardless of the time of year. With near-perfect temperatures, a relaxing and welcoming atmosphere and boundless outdoor activities for all ages, the Bahamas is a great place for a vacation.
Whether you own a Grand Isle villa and you are a frequent visitor, or it’s your first time to the Bahamas, we can guarantee you will not be bored. From incredible restaurants for all your dining needs to pristine waters ideal for snorkeling and body surfing, to the endless beach games, your Bahamian vacation will be full of adventure and laughter.
The Bahamas is a perfect playground for kids of all ages, as there are numerous fun-filled activities that also serve as learning opportunities. Watch your kids’ eyes twinkle and their faces light up day after day as they take in the incredible wildlife or while checking out one of the many historical shipwrecks and pirate tales.
Because there are so many Bahamian vacation spots perfect for kids and families, it is hard to narrow down which are the best! The Bahamas is made up of hundreds and hundreds of islands, most of which have some type of breathtaking sight to see.
While you certainly won’t be able to do it all, nor will you be able to visit every island, try checking out some of these vacation spots that the whole family will be sure to love.
There are numerous things to do in the Abacos that your kids will love, including the candy-striped lighthouse of Hope Town on Elbow Cay. The pastel-shaded gingerbread houses that can be found in New Plymouth on Green Turtle Cay are also a must, and it’s a great way to spend a rainy day.
Be sure to check out the historic shipbuilders of Man O’ War Cay before you go; it’s an experience of a lifetime.
DOLPHIN CAY ON PARADISE ISLAND
Located at Atlantis on Paradise Island, this attraction is an incredible 14-acres and known as one of the best marine habitats and rehabilitation facilities in the world. Swim with dolphins in the water, spend the day with a trainer, or even interact with the friendly sea lions. Whichever route you go, you are sure to be left with a one-of-a-kind experience and memories for the whole family.
ARDASTRA GARDENS, ZOO AND CONSERVATION CENTRE
Located on New Providence Island just minutes from downtown Nassau, the gardens, zoo and conservation center are wonderful vacation spots your kids will love. View the exotic wildlife and reptiles, catch a glimpse of some of the islands’ rare birds and marvel at the foliage, all in an intimate setting everyone will enjoy.
ELEUTHERA, HARBOUR ISLAND
Eleuthera offers many family-friendly water adventures, including swimming in the warm shallow waters, snorkeling, tubing, camping safaris and surfing lessons. Take a break from all the fun with a lovely picnic on the secluded beaches – you won’t be disappointed.
THE EXUMA LAND AND SEA PARK
Exuma has some of the most popular and beautiful islands in the Bahamas, and they have plenty to offer for kids and adults alike. The Exuma Land and Sea Park is one of the top destinations. A protected land and sea park with opportunities to snorkel, kayak, swim and discover the native wildlife, the sea park is truly magnificent.
The Bahamas is full of fun-filled activities and destination spots that are sure to entertain the whole family. The only problem will be choosing what to do and which spot to save for next time!
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