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 in the area. If you'd like to get more details about scuba diving in this area, can do so on 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 go fishing during your vacation? There are a couple of charter fishing companies operating in this area. Those wanting to obtain more information concerning fishing in this area can do so here.


If you enjoy sightseeing underwater there's good news -- you'll have the chance within easy reach of Long Island. To navigate to our full guide to local snorkeling opportunities, read this page.


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