Fowl Cays National Park

Established in 2009, this is one of the newer national parks in the region. The reserve measures in at 1,920 acres and features a colorful barrier reef.

Fowl Cays has long been a popular boating destination, but in recent years it has grown into one of the top snorkeling and diving sites around.

Location

Set on the island of Fowl Cay, Fowl Cays National Park happily welcomes local residents and vacationers who are lodging on this part of the island or close by. However, even if you aren't staying in the vicinity, you should feel free to stop by to enjoy a great time. It's 6.5 miles north of Marsh Harbour.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting options while spending an afternoon exploring the area is sharing a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of the nature preserve. Island Treats Snack Bar is a wonderful restaurant to dine at before visiting the wildlife reservation, and will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also close-by, you'll have options including Hibiscus Cafe and Dock & Dine Restaurant where you should sample eclectic cuisine and experience the Bahamas culture.

Nearby Attractions

There are at least one or two other activities nearby, including Maxi Caves, which is within driving distance on Great Abaco. Also think about checking out Hopetown Lighthouse, which is another attraction not far away.

Nature preserves are a great attraction to visit, but there's more to visit in the Bahamas. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Fowl Cays National Park.

Attractions Near Fowl Cays National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Maxi Caves GeoFeature 5.0 mi. (5.7 km) SSE 3.6 mi. Northeast of Marsh Harbour Great Abaco
Hopetown Lighthouse Other Attraction 8.5 mi. (0.6 km) SE Hopetown Elbow Cay
Taylor's Park -- 8.5 mi. (0.5 km) SE Hopetown Elbow Cay
Wyannie Malone Museum Museum 8.8 mi. (0.1 km) SE Hopetown Elbow Cay

More Information

Location: Fowl Cay

Phone

(242) 367-6310

FAX: (242) 367-6309

Website

http://www.bnt.bs/_m1731/The-National-Parks-of-The-Bahamas/Fowl-Cays-National-Park

Email

bnt@bnt.bs

 

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