Grand Bahama Island – combination of big-city islands and charm of smaller ones

Bahamas wedding couples looking for an island that is a combination of the big-city islands and the quiet, laid-back charm of the smaller ones will find exactly that on Grand Bahama Island. ┬áCombine this with Grand Bahama’s location (only 65 miles and 30 jet minutes from Florida) and you have an exciting, value-oriented destination for your wedding.

Activities ranging from water based ones to jaunts into one of the island’s villages all await you and your guests.

Taino by the Sea

Water Activities

The beautiful turquoise water that surrounds the island is one of the main attractions here. And beachfront hotels offer a full variety of water-oriented activities to help visitors take advantage of it.

Activities for your wedding in the Bahamas include snorkeling, water skiing, jet skiing, paddle boating, windsurfing (including lessons) and parasailing. In addition, it’s easy to book group space for your wedding guests on daily sailing cruises and deep sea fishing trips.

Grand Bahama’s colorful reefs and gin-clear water attract scuba divers from around the world. The Underwater Explorers Society (UNEXSO), is one of the premier scuba diving operations in the world, is located here.

The famous Dolphin Experience is also located at UNEXSO. Bahamas wedding groups can avail themselves to this activity several times each day, and can learn about these remarkable creatures, then get in and swim or snorkel with them.

In our next post, we’ll feature other fun things for you and your guests to do during your Bahama wedding on Grand Bahama Island.