With sapphire-blue water everywhere, the Exumas are an exotic collection of dream destinations. Palm fringed beaches and super-exclusive resorts and islands  make this tropical paradise an absolute gem.  The Exumas truly are the ultimate escape.

The Exumas are an archipelago of 365 cays and islands, beginning just 35 miles southeast of Nassau. Once called Yumey and Suma (names of Amer-Indian origin), the islands have gone through many changes over the years. Today, they’re divided into three major areas: Great Exuma, Little Exuma and The Exuma Cays. Each offers its own unique Bahamian experience.

Great Exuma and Little Exuma are known for their laid-back surroundings, while the Exuma Cays act as a playground for the rich and famous, boasting numerous private homes, luxury resorts and beachside condos.

Please note: We operate three different sailing routes for Exumas - and those which sail to or from Nassau both board and disembark at different locations.

Boarding for our southern route is at Palm Cay Marina close to Nassau, New Providence Island - disembarking at Emerald Bay Marina on Great Exuma Island.

Boarding for our northern route is at Emerald Bay Marina on Great Exuma Island, disembarking at Palm Cay Marina, close to Nassau, New Providence Island.

Boarding and disembarkation for Sail Great Exuma, Bahamas is at Emerald Bay Marina on Great Exuma Island.

This destination offers AQUA, AQUA North and AQUA South experiences. Read on to find out more.

 

Sail north from Great Exuma to Nassau

Discover and explore the stunning islands of The Exumas. Consisting of three main areas, Great Exuma, Little Exuma and The Exuma Cays, you’ll be able to relax and unwind in some of the most spectacular and beautiful islands in the Bahamas.

Nature lovers will delight in seeing the flamingo, the national bird of the Bahamas in its natural habitat, along with the Hawksbill turtle and the rare Bahamian iguana. We even have a special treat in store, as we visit the famous swimming pigs of Big Major Cay – and yes, they really do swim. This is one swim that you won’t want to miss!

Below the stunning sapphire water lies an amazing coral reef system, and the shallows allow for a superb underwater adventure, as you explore wrecks and come face to face with a variety of marine life, including jewel fish, angel fish and the Atlantic spadefish. Scuba diving and snorkeling is a must and one of the diving highlights may include O’Brien’s Wall on Cambridge Cay.

Back on land, you’ll come face to face with some of the friendliest people in the Bahamas and enjoy a warm welcome from Exuma’s residents. Enjoy a walk through the colourful towns and even pick up a souvenir or two.

Only 1 hour 30 from Florida and just five hours from LA, there’s nothing stopping you from discovering your own little corner of paradise.

Book onto one of our luxury, all-inclusive Exumas yacht charters and learn the secret to the ultimate paradise getaway. The Bahamas look forward to welcoming you!

Our Exumas yacht charter crew is looking forward to welcoming you aboard soon. 

Please note: We operate two different itineraries, and they both board and disembark at different locations.

Boarding for our southern route is at Palm Cay Marina close to Nassau, New Providence Island - disembarking at Emerald Bay Marina on Great Exuma Island.

Boarding for our northern route is at Emerald Bay Marina on Great Exuma Island - disembarking at Palm Cay Marina, close to Nassau, New Providence Island.

Package

INCLUDED
  • A professional Captain and Chef team on a 7-night all-inclusive cruise
  • All taxes and crusing permits
  • All meals and beverages served onboard
  • Well stocked open bar service and winelist
  • Water sports activities: snorkel equipment, a 2-person kayak, Flagship Class only; a stand up paddle board

EXCLUDED
  • Travel to and from the embarkation point
  • Two evening meals when guests are asked to dine ashore
  • Scuba diving for certified divers is charged at $75 per person per dive
  • Crew gratuities

Bahamas, Exumas Vacation Offers

  • 04 Jul 2020
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    3 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 04 Jul 2020
  • 15 Aug 2020
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    2 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 15 Aug 2020
  • 26 Sep 2020
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    2 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 26 Sep 2020
  • 13 Mar 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    2 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 13 Mar 2021
  • 03 Apr 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    4 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 03 Apr 2021
  • 24 Apr 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    1 cabin available
    $9,300
    embarking on 24 Apr 2021
  • 24 Apr 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    1 cabin available
    $8,300
    embarking on 24 Apr 2021
  • 28 Aug 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    5 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 28 Aug 2021
  • 28 Aug 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    4 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 28 Aug 2021
  • 18 Sep 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    5 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 18 Sep 2021
  • 09 Oct 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    5 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 09 Oct 2021
  • 09 Oct 2021
    Bahamas, Exumas destination
    AQUA experience
    Shared Charter
    4 cabins available
    $8,300
    embarking on 09 Oct 2021

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