Exuma Cays Tours
Although our guests are situated in the heart of Great Exuma island, there are many other islands that they can explore, and these islands are called ‘cays’. Slightly misleading as the term is spelt with an ‘a’, the Exuma cays are pronounced ‘keys’, much like the Florida Keys.
In total, the Exuma island chain comprises of 365 cays. That amounts to quite a bit of exploration for our guests. Fortunately, there are many incredible Exuma cay tours which guests can enjoy, allowing them to experience the beauty and magnificence of many of these cays.
Did you know….
Many of the Exuma cays are owned by famous celebrities including Nicholas Cage, Johnny Depp, Faith Hill, Tim McGraw, and many other famous individuals alike. By taking part in a tour of the cays, guests have the opportunity to check out some of these islands and see where many of the rich and famous spend their off-time relaxing. And why wouldn’t they? The Exuma islands and cays offer exceptional views of turquoise waters and come complete with a serenity that can be hard to find elsewhere. Its no wonder that so many people want their own piece of paradise in Exuma. During one of these tours, you will soon find out why.
Exuma Cays Adventures
Exuma Cays Adventures is one of our top picks for tour guides and packages in Exuma. With them, you will find both half day and full day tours, including the Exuma Cays Tour, Long Island Tour, Harbour Tour, and their own Deep Sea Fishing Tour. No matter which tour your select, your day will be filled with wonder and amazement at the pristine waters, wildlife, sea life, and of course, island life that you will discover along the way. From gorgeous Bahama birds, to swimming pigs, to starfish, sea turtles, and iguanas, the tours offered by Exuma Cays Adventures will not disappoint.
The Harbour Tour
The Harbour tour is a very unique and exciting tour for guests as they embark on a 26 foot, glass bottom boat. The tour explores Elizabeth Harbour, the Harbour which many of our guest properties look out onto, and where they swim at our gorgeous, private beach. The Elizabeth Harbour is one of the most protected harbours in the world, and is great for those who enjoy snorkeling and having the opportunity to see sea turtles, dolphins, and many other exciting aquatic species.
During the Harbour tour, guests will have the opportunity to:
Ø Snorkel around various sights and coral reefs
Ø View the wreck of the freighter Exuma Pride
Ø Visit Starfish Beach where many starfish can be found
The Exuma Cays Tour
With this being the most popular tour offered, while exploring the vast amount of Exuma cays, along the way you will:
Ø See gorgeous beaches and sceneries
Ø Pass by the homes and private islands of many of the rich and famous owners
Ø Experience and play on large, gorgeous sand bars, some of which have been featured in music videos and other films
Ø Enjoy an authentic Bahamian buffet lunch
Ø Swim with Nurse Sharks
Ø Snorkel around the Grotto underwater cave
Ø Visit the swimming pigs
Ø Visit the large iguanas at home on their very own cay
Ø See a sunken airplane
The Long Island Tour
The Long Island tour is a full day tour which explores Long Island, situated just east of Great Exuma. Throughout your trip, you will have ample opportunity to snorkel, check out the caves, experience the landscapes and notable structures on the island, and much more.
The Long Island tour is a great tour for those who enjoy spending a day snorkeling various sights and seeing what the Exuma cays have to offer in terms of both land and aquatic life.
Ø Visit Turtle Cove where many green turtles and hawksbill turtles can be found
This tour can be either a half day or a full day tour, and much like the Long Island tour, the Harbour tour can be personalized to fit your needs. Be sure to discuss with the tour provider prior to your departure what you want to see and do most, and where you want to spend the most time.
Deep Sea Fishing
Last, but not least, Exuma Cays Adventures offers a deep sea fishing tour, for those guests looking to get out onto the water and into the wide open sea, in order to catch some of the most popular fish in the Bahama waters. The guides on this tour are experienced and will be able to take guests to some of the most popular and successful fishing locations around the islands, and can accommodate guests from a beginner level all the way to an experienced professional.
Half or Full day trips available*
For More Information
Check out the Exuma Cays Adventures website for more information on each of these exciting tours available to guests. If you are looking to book a tour, be sure to let your Hideaways representative know as we are readily available to help you secure your booking at the best rate possible.
Exuma Cays Adventures
More Tour Operators in Exuma
If you are looking for a different kind of tour, or a tour that is not offered through Exuma Cays Adventures, the following are a few more reputable tour operators which we frequently recommend to our guests.
Four C’s Adventures
Sugar Adventure Company
As always, if you have questions about any of the tours, pricing, or if any addition information is required, please contact your Hideaways representative and we will be happy to assist you in your selection to ensure you have a memorable time during your tour.