Activities on Eleuthera

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The long, pencil thin island of Eleuthera stands out because it touches both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea.  Perhaps because of this, the island is a hot spot for watersports – though it is not the overcrowded tourist destination you might imagine.  Overall, the island and the activities available on it are laid back and about relaxing and having fun more than anything else.

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are intrigued by the idea of exploring the area in the open air you will encounter 8 places that can help make it happen. For a more detailed look at this topic, navigate to this article concerning options for renting a bike or scooter.

Diving

Eleuthera Diving

Surrounded by reefs that feature dives known world-wide by avid divers, Eleuthera's colorful environment is a great place to center your dive vacation. Even if you are not a skilled diver, the dive culture here means that there will be plenty of services and schools to help you get certified.

You'll find 4 dive operators and at least 8 good dive sites to choose from. For a more comprehensive look at scuba diving in this area use this link.

Fishing

Eleuthera Fishing

Eleuthera, like many of the outislands of the Bahamas, is known for its bonefishing, which is usually done inshore. However, there are a few options here for those looking for more intense sportfishing opportunities.

If you're a fishing fanatic you might be happy to discover there are several charter fishing services that operate from this area. You can go to this page about fishing in the area if you'd like to learn additional specifics.

Sailing and Boating

Eleuthera Sailing and Boating

The chart right below offers a few details regarding local providers that can help you get out on the water.

Boating Opportunities On Eleuthera
Name Phone Location Island
Eleuthera Tours Sailing (242) 225-4408 9.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Green Castle Eleuthera
Ocean Fox -- 2.5 mi. South-Southwest of Central Green Castle Eleuthera
Valentines (242) 333-2080 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Dunmore Town Harbour Island

If you're interested in learning about area marinas and charter operators click here.

Shopping

If you are traveling with some shopping aficionados they can while away some time exploring some of the area's 22 retail shops. To read our guide to shopping on Eleuthera, go to this article.

Sightseeing

Preacher's Cave

Another great activity is simply enjoying the area's sights and natural environment. Sights of interest to visitors include 5 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. To read a more detailed discussion of available sightseeing attractions, read this article.

Information concerning a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be seen down below.

Sightseeing Services On Eleuthera
Name Type Phone Location Island
Eleuthera Tours Travel and Tour Operators (242) 225-4408 9.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Green Castle Eleuthera

Snorkeling

Eleuthera Tours

If you enjoy looking at fish you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so off the coast of Eleuthera. Click this link to visit our page about local snorkeling opportunities.

Spas

Dermalogica Harbour Island

Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to discover the area has one. Make your way to this page dedicated to spas in the area if you'd like to learn additional information.

Tennis

Coral Sands Hotel

If you're a tennis player your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. There are two different properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis On Eleuthera
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Coral Sands Hotel 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Mano Creek 2 check
Pink Sands Resort 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Central Mano Creek 2 check

For instance, Coral Sands Hotel is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

You can look through this table to learn more.

Other Activities On Eleuthera
Name Type Phone Location Island
Globe Princess Theater Movie Theater -- 1.4 mi. Southeast of Central Eleuthera Eleuthera
 

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