George Town Vacations

George Town is the main settlement on Great Exuma, the largest of the cays, and the only one with any significant population the Exuma District of the Bahamas. Many of the more than 360 islands, or cays, are privately owned here. The islands of Exuma are a popular spot for yachting, sailing, diving, and coral reef and cave exploring. Many of the ... Read more
numerous unnamed beaches and coves including extensive offshore reef areas, are part of the protected Exuma National Land and Sea Park of the Bahamas National Trust. In George Town, foodies will want to head to Chat-N-Chil, while shoppers will make a beeline to George Town Straw Market and Sandpiper Boutique. For dive experts, check Dive Exuma

George Town places to stay and top hotels

George Town things to do and experiences

  • Stocking Island
    10.08 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Beach
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  • George Town Straw Market
    9.08 reviews
    Shopping, Flea Market, Market
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  • Dive Exuma
    9.77 reviews
    Outdoors, Beaches and Watersports, Scuba Diving
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  • Minns Water Sports
    9.47 reviews
    Tours, Classes and Rentals, Beaches and Watersports, Rental Boats
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George Town


The Bahamas is one of those rare slices of paradise that enjoys gorgeous weather year-round. This is a place where 60 (15) is “cold”: most days, temperatures hover in the high 70s and low 80s (26-29). Most ... Read more
people head here when the winter weather at home gets them down, driving up prices and causing the beaches to be more crowded. To avoid bumping elbows with other tourists, visit during the off season (and feel good about huge savings on your hotel). However, having a beach all to yourself comes with a different price: June 1 to November 30 is hurricane season, so be sure to keep a (sunglass-covered) eye on the weather in case of a storm.

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