Attractions on Normans Cay

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There actually isn't much to keep you busy on Normans Cay, which is exactly the way locals and tourists like it.  If sightseeing and exploring is an integral part of your vacation planning, make sure to charter a boat or keep abreast of ferry schedules so that you can see what some of the other islands in the Bahamas have to offer. 


You'll find a pair of beaches to consider visiting on and near the island. Click on each beach name for detailed information about that specific beach.

Saddle Cay Beach: Saddle Cay Beach is only accessible by boat.

Another alternative to consider is Ship's Channel Cay. The island itself is lush with greenery, leading up to a soft, pristine shoreline which has some of the bluest waters you can ever think to see.

Check the table below to see beaches available on and near the island.

Beaches On and Near Normans Cay
Name Location Island Coast
Saddle Cay Beach 1.2 mi. North of Central Normans Cay Normans Cay North
Ship's Channel Cay 0.3 mi. East of Central Ship Channel Cay Ship Channel Cay East

Fortunately, the Bahamas offers other beaches. Follow this link to view our discussion of beaches in the Bahamas.

Nature Preserves and Hiking

Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park

Do you want to enjoy more of your vacation outside? You may be happy to find out that the island has a popular nature preserve nearby.

Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park is a nature preserve located on Shroud Cay, South-Southeast of Normans Cay. Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park was the first established marine fishery reserve in the Caribbean. Since 1958, this 176 square mile property has protected its gorgeous anchorages and sea life.

Nature Preserves and Hiking Near Normans Cay
Name Type Location Island
Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Shroud Cay Shroud Cay

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