Grand Bahama Travel Guides
Freeport Travel Guide
Located on Grand Bahama Island, Freeport is the second largest and most modern city in the Bahamas. Freeport is home to some of the best recreational facilities in the world. It's miles of pristine beaches, two casinos, numerous restaurants and excellent shopping draw visitors from around the world.
Freeport was specifically designed for the tourist trade, and as a result features great duty-free shopping and many attractions. The 10-acre International Bazaar in downtown Freeport is divided into sections that represent different parts of the world, each with its own collection of shops and restaurants. A whole day can be spent exploring the Bazaar!
After the sun sets in Freeport the night comes alive with entertainment. Enjoy a show at the Casino Royale Theater, Joker's Wild, or Club Tropicana, or visit one of the many nightclubs where you can catch the sounds of local bands.
Nature lovers can explore the eco-structure of the Bahamas in Freeport's Garden of the Groves, an 11-acre botanical park filled with plants, flowers, trees, and waterfalls. The Rand Nature Center offers 100 acres of winding nature trails showcasing native Bahamian plants. Experience all the major habitats found on Grand Bahama in the 40-acre Lucayan National Park, famous for its limestone caves. One of the two caves is open to the public.
Guided tours are available from Freeport and cruises and deep-sea fishing charters..Snorkelers and scuba divers will find themselves right at home in the waters around the island exploring some of the world's loveliest coral reefs.