Big Tree at Palmetto Point

Often a point of reference when locals give out directions, Big Tree at Palmetto Point is not only tall stretching 25 feet into the air, but as big around as a small shack.


The tree is not only awe inspiring in its appearance, but it offers plenty of shade. Most people who drive by stop to snap a picture, and others will bring a picnic lunch and relax on the roots while they eat.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in North Palmentton Point if you plan on visiting Big Tree at Palmetto Point, since visitors to this part of the Bahamas will be pleased to have easy site access for the duration of their trip. You won't find the area surrounding the historical site flooded with tourists, perhaps because there are so few places to stay nearby.

Hotels near Big Tree at Palmetto Point
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Unique Village Resort Hotel 0.5 mi. (8.3 km) E
Tropical Dreams Rentals Hotel 0.6 mi. (6.8 km) W
Pineapple Fields Hotel Condo Hotel 2.6 mi. (3.6 km) NW
Duck Inn Cottages 4.8 mi. (0.2 km) WNW

Location and What's Nearby

If you're time spent at this site has got your stomach growling, you might enjoy heading to one of the eateries nearby. The nearest eatery is Sea View Restaurant, which offers American meals. Sea View Restaurant is maybe around a half mile from this site's location, so stop by and place your order. Also close-by, you will have restaurants including Mate & Jenny's Restaurant & Bar and Tippy's Restaurant where you and your companions should be sure to test out Caribbean cuisine and enjoy the Bahamas scene.


Contact Information

Location: North Palmentton Point, Eleuthera


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