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.

You'll find at least 4 different dive sites to choose from. You can read this article regarding diving in this area if you're seeking more specifics.


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.

Like to go fishing? There are a pair of charter operators that operate in this area. Click to read our page dedicated to this topic.


If you enjoy sightseeing underwater there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so within easy reach of Long Island. Anyone needing to get more information concerning opportunities to go snorkeling here.


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