Nassau south through the northern Exuma Islands

Nassau south through the northern Exuma Islands

DAY ONE –

Guest to arrive at marina, tour of vessel with orientation and safety instructions. Luncheon on deck. Sail to Rose Island, swim, snorkel or dive with Pro Dive off its inhabited beaches. Cocktails and sunset dinner on deck.

DAY TWO –

Leisurely sail to the northern end of the Exumas to Allen Cay, which is home to hundreds of Bahamian Iguanas (a protected species). The Iguanas run to the shore upon hearing the sound of the dinghy’s engine, hopping to be fed lettuce or other greens. Swim or kayak in the sheltered turquoise waters off this special island.

DAY THREE –

Early morning swim, breakfast under sail to Hyperion Cay. Walk along the deserted fine white sand beaches and it s long sand bar off its west coast to look for conch, starfish and stingrays. Enjoy the “Lady’s” Lobster in Vodka sauce for dinner, caught earlier in the day by local fisherman.

DAY FOUR –

Sail southward to Norman’s Cay, formerly a hideout for pirates and the infamous drug cartel of Carlos Lehder. Tour the island ruins and snorkel the half submerged air craft in the eastern harbor. Kayak, water ski, tube or ride the “big yellow banana.” The harbor is also ideal for leisurely fishing.

DAY FIVE –

Explore the beautiful Bahama Bank and the Exuma out islands by a chartered air tour to North Eleuthra*. Water taxi to Harbor Island to have lunch at the Coral Sands Hotel. After lunch horseback ride along the world renown “pink sands” beach, given the name due to the color of the finely ground coral mixed with white sand. Swim, shop, and tour the island by golf cart prior to your return flight to Norman’s Cay. (Air Charter is optional) Or, enjoy a day at rest or sail southward to the middle Exumas.

DAY SIX –

Leisurely sail north after a morning swim. Try gunkholing along the shores of the deserted islets. Afternoon to enjoy sun bathing and relaxation for rejuvenation.

DAY SEVEN –

Return sail to Nassau Harbor. After your gourmet farewell party dinner, head to the casino at Atlantis Resort, on Paradise Island, tour Nassau by limo or boogie at one of the hot island night spots.