Activities on Long Island

When you plan a trip to Long Island, you do so to escape the busy resort areas of the Bahamas and find a quieter haven where reveling in the beautiful tropical scenery is enough.  This destination is best known for bonefishing and scuba diving, but other activities like sailing, hiking, rock-climbing, and freediving at Dean's Blue Hole are possible as well. 


Long Island Diving

Long Island has some interesting dives in the immediate area. However, one of the best qualities of this destination is its central location and easy access to many of the best sites throughout the Bahamas. If your diving vacation will be nation-wide, Long Island may be a good base-camp for you.

There are at least 4 different dive sites to choose from. To read our complete guide to diving opportunities in this area, navigate to this page.


Long Island is a popular destination for fishermen thanks to its offerings of fishing lodges. Just keep in mind that many of the lodges specialize in the local tradition of bone fishing.

Hoping to reel in a big one during your vac ation? Long Island isn't exactly flooded with charter operators, but there's one charter operators to know about. To see our detailed page about deep sea fishing, click here.


If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so within easy reach of Long Island. Those interested can find out more concerning opportunities to go snorkeling here.


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