Tourist Information for the Bahamas

Information is readily available throughout the Bahamas. There are, for instance, two district offices of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism on Eleuthera: one in Governor’s Harbour, the other on Harbour Island. Ministry personnel are cheerful, ready and willing to help. Maps and brochures are free and yours for the asking.

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, PO Box N-3701, Market Plaza, Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas. % 242-322-7501; fax 242-328-0945.

The Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board, PO Box F-40251, Freeport, Grand Bahama Island. % 242-352-8365; fax 242-352-7849.
For information about the Out Islands, contact:

The Out Islands Promotion Board, 1100 Lee Wagener Boulevard, Suite 206, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 33315-3564. % 800-688-4752 (USA and Canada). In Ft. Lauderdale % 305-359-8099; fax 305-359-8098.

For brochures on the Bahamas, % 800-8BAHAMAS. You can also visit, where you’ll find all sorts of useful information, some of which is not available anywhere else.

Bahamas Tourist Offices

150 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022. phone 212-758-2777; fax 212-753-6531.

One Turnberry Place, 19495 Biscayne Blvd., Suite 809, Aventura, FL 33180. phone 305-932-0051; fax 305-682-8758.

3450 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1204, Los Angeles, CA 90010. phone 213-385-0033; fax 213-383-3966.

8600 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue, Suite 820, Chicago, IL 60631. phone 312-693-1500; fax 312-693-1114.

121 Bloor Street East, Suite 1101, Toronto, ON M4W 3M5, Canada. phone 416-968-2999; fax 416-968-6711.

3 The Billings, Walnut Tree Close, Guilford, Surrey, England, QV1 4VL. phone 01483-448990.

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Getting There:

For visitors arriving by air, the Bahamas are served through Nassau by most US airlines and by international airlines from Canada and Europe, and to a slightly more limited degree through Freeport.

The Out Islands are served mainly by Bahamas Air via connections in Nassau and Freeport.

The Bahamas is also a major destination for the cruise ship industry

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