Activities on Andros

Despite being the largest island in the Bahamas, Andros may well be the least developed of those that are inhabited.  You won't find sprawling resorts here.  Instead, it is fishing lodges, guesthouses, and small rental properties that take up space.  Visitors headed this way don't expect to encounter a lot of activities, instead they are hoping for a peaceful place to collect their thoughts – and maybe do a little fishing or diving while they are at it.  


Andros Diving

Divers coming to Andros will be pleased to know that the Andros Reef is less than a ten minute boat ride from shore. This makes the island a great spot to enjoy, or learn, scuba.

You'll find several dive operators and at least 8 good dive sites in the area. You can go to this article concerning diving in this area if you want to find more details.


With its mix of inland waterways and natural beaches, Andros is a prime spot for bonefishers and flyfishers. Off course, being in the Bahamas, there is also some option for those looking to head out a bit further offshore.

Fishing is a popular activity here, as suggested by the existence of 7 charter fishing services located in this area. Follow this link to check out our discussion of this topic.


Shopping in the Bahamas

Visit this article if you'd like to learn more about shopping on Andros.


Yet another good way to use some of your time is simply enjoying the area's interesting sights. Click to see our page concerning area sightseeing and attractions.


If spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation on Andros. You can read this extended discussion regarding snorkeling if you'd like better specifics.


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