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

Located just outside the heart of the island of Fowl Cay, Fowl Cays National Park welcomes residents and tourists who are lodging on this part of the island. But even if you aren't staying very close, you should consider stopping by to check out the sights. If you're curious, Marsh Harbour is six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the south.

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous restaurants to pick from in the area surrounding the nature preserve. The nearest place to eat to Fowl Cays National Park is Island Treats Snack Bar, a wonderful location to enjoy a meal at before spending time at the nature preserve. Also close-by, you and your party will have eateries such as Hibiscus Cafe and Dock & Dine Restaurant where you and your party will be able to eat some eclectic food and experience the Bahamas culture.

Nearby Attractions

There are some other activities nearby, including Maxi Caves, which is within traveling distance on Great Abaco. Also, you might think about heading over to Hopetown Lighthouse, which is another attraction in the area.

Wildlife reservations are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. 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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