Bird Cay Snorkeling
The 9th most popular snorkel dive spot in Exuma Cays.
Thursday 30 June 2016 06:44 GMT
Southeast of Nassau in the Bahamas, the snorkeling at Bird Cay in the Exuma Cays is known for it s unusual marine life encirling the small island.
To reach the snorkeling at Exuma Cays, most travelers will fly commercial airlines into Nassau on New Providence or fly into Freeport on Grand Bahama Island. To reach the out islands from Nassau, you can either use Bahamas Air (which is known for late departures) or use the mail boat ferry service (393-1064). The main airport at Exuma Cays is the Exuma International Airport (GCT). Note, it is sometimes possible to fly commercial air from southern Florida into Great Exuma Cay, such as the United/Silver Airways flights from Ft Lauderdale to Georgetown. The capital city of Georgetown makes a good base.
Tip: Keep in mind while snorkeling Bird Cay off Exuma Cays, the water temperture is known to vary greatly from summer (78F-84F) to winter (68F-76F).
Overall, Bird Cay is the 9th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 20 snorkeling dives in Exuma Cays.