Port Lucaya Attractions

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Port Lucaya is best known for the shopping opportunities, but there is a world outside the exchange of goods that must be considered by visitors who have some time to so a bit of exploring.  Most of these attractions, including a few museums, nature reserves, and a casino, are located just outside of the are known as Port Lucaya, but not so far that traveling to them is unreasonable. 


Lucayan Beach

You will discover a large number of beaches to visit in and around the area. Just click on each beach name for a detailed review of that particular location.

Lucayan Beach: The beach is long and thin, nestled up against a nice residential area. Walks are leisurely and pleasant along any portion, and the water just off shore is extremely clear.

A second location worth considering is Taino Beach. Dotted with thatched huts and palm trees for shade, this relaxing beach is often the home of beach cookouts, and is an ideal spot to bring the whole family.

Taino Beach: Other than one section that has a pier and some chairs, Taino Beach is free of development and is generally free of any crowds that other nearby beaches tend to have.

These are just a few of the choices you'll find. You can go to this extended discussion if you want to discover additional information.


If you enjoy expanding your knowledge of other places and cultures, you might want to visit a museum while on vacation in Port Lucaya.

The chart directly below enables you to learn more information on some available museums in and around Port Lucaya.

Museums In and Around Port Lucaya
Name Phone Location
Grand Bahama Museum -- 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
Museum Of Underwater Exploration -- 0.1 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya
Science Museum -- 3.8 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya

Miscellaneous Landmarks

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Visitors may explore some other interesting attractions close to Port Lucaya.

One popular destination is Grand Bahama Labyrinth. It can be found at Garden of the Groves and found within Garden of the Groves, 5.0 mi. Northeast of central Port Lucaya. The Grand Bahama Labyrinth has been built to recreate the sacred path of the original Christian labyrinth in Notre Dame de Chartes, France. A walk through the original path was one way to fill an early requirement of a pilgrimage to the Holy City of Jerusalem.

Miscellaneous Landmarks Near Port Lucaya
Name Type Location Island
Grand Bahama Labyrinth Monument Garden of the Groves, 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya Grand Bahama Island

Nature Preserves and Hiking

Do you like spending time outside? You may be pleased to know the area has several enjoyable nature preserves nearby.

BNT Rand Nature Centre is a popular nature preserve located 2.8 mi. Northwest of central Port Lucaya. Tourists in the Bahamas will not want to miss a chance to explore the BNT Rand Nature Centre, a calming and peaceful depiction of the natural side of the island nation.

Nature Preserves and Hiking Near Port Lucaya
Name Type Location Island
BNT Rand Nature Centre Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.8 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya Grand Bahama Island

Parks and Botanical Gardens

Garden of the Groves

Travelers can experience the local park, or a botanical garden nearby.

If you enjoy tropical vegetation, you might want to visit Garden of the Groves, which is located in Garden of the Groves, 5.0 mi. Northeast of central Port Lucaya. Garden of the Groves is a 12 acres garden and park dedicated to the preservation of local Bahamian flora. Certified as a Wildlife Habitat as the U.S.

The parks and gardens worth looking into are provided in the table below.

Parks and Gardens Near Port Lucaya
Name Type Location
Garden of the Groves Botanical Garden Garden of the Groves, 5.0 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya
Regency Park Park 5.7 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya

Land Formations

Another idea is to go see some of the more popular naturally occurring land formations. Other types of natural attractions in Port Lucaya are summarized in the chart below.

Land Formations In Port Lucaya
Name Type Location
Bell Channel Bay Bay Central Port Lucaya
Buddha Heads Rock Formation 0.4 mi. South of Central Port Lucaya
Silver Point Reef Reef 0.3 mi. East of Central Port Lucaya


People do not usually go to Port Lucaya to gamble, but there is one such place, Treasure Bay Casino. <p>Relax and have fun at the Treasure Bay Casino at the Grand Lucayan Bahamas Beach. Here you can try your luck at slot machines and games, as well as enjoy the entertainment, drinks, and atmosphere of the room.</p>


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