Primeval Forest

Primeval Forest National Park has only just recently been opened to the public, and is for the most part, undeveloped. Left to its natural state, this park is for nature enthusiast and experienced hikers.

The Primeval Forest is an old-growth forest that has remained relatively untouched by human hands. Features within the forest include limestone caverns, sinkholes, fossil remains, and Lucayan artifacts.

With limited amenities and facilities, it is best to contact the park directly to see what is currently available. Common excursions usually include hiking and kayaking.


Located in , welcomes residents and vacationers who are rooming in this section of the Bahamas. Even if you aren't staying very close, you should consider dropping by for some fun in the sun.

The Primeval Forest is located in southwest New Providence.

Primeval Forest is located toward the center of the island of New Providence, 2.7 miles southeast of Old Fort Bay; it's to the south west of Cable Beach.

Nearby Restaurants

If you find your belly rumbling during your visit to the nature preserve, don't worry -- you'll discover an impressive array of food and beverage places near this attraction. Avery's Restaurant & Bar Nassau is a wonderful location to fill up at before visiting the nature preserve, and is the closest restaurant to it. Clubhouse Grill and Aviva are some of the other dining possibilities in close to this natural attraction where travelers will have the chance to try something different in the Bahamas.

Nearby Attractions

Other kinds of nearby attractions include Bonefish Pond National Park, which is four miles away New Providence. You might want to also consider checking out US Navy Squadron 1 Monument, which is another nearby attraction.

A wildlife reservation is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Primeval Forest
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bonefish Pond National Park -- 4.0 mi. (8.1 km) ESE 5.0 mi. South West of Nassau
US Navy Squadron 1 Monument Other Attraction 4.1 mi. (14.8 km) W 9.2 mi. South West of Cable Beach
The Caves Historic Site 4.2 mi. (3.2 km) NNE 2.0 mi. West of Cable Beach
Commonwealth Brewery Other Attraction 4.2 mi. (14.9 km) W 9.3 mi. South West of Cable Beach

More Information


The Department of Parks in the Bahamas limits much of the activity in Primeval Forest. What is allowed changes often, so make sure you stay in contact with the government about what is the current state of the park.


Coral Harbour Road, New Providence, Bahamas


(242) 393-1317




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