Caribbean Tourism

HOW TO GET THERE

AIRLINES:
* Air Canada.
* Air Jamaica.
* American Eagle.
* Chalk Int'l Airlines.
* Comair.
* Continental Air Lines.
* Continental Connection.
* Delta Air Lines.
* U.S. Airways.
* BahamasAir (National Flag Carrier).
* UK-British Airways.
* France-AOM.
* Cuba-Cubana.


AIRPORT:

Nassau Int'l Airport:
* To Cable Beach 10 mins.
* To Downtown Nassau 20 mins.
* To Paradise Island 30 mins.

Freeport Int'l Airport:
* to downtown 5 mins.
* To Int'l Bazaar 10 mins.

By Sea:
* Discovery Cruise Line - Operates a daily service between Ft. Lauderdale, FL and Grand Bahama Island.
* Imperial Majesty Cruise Line operates service between Ft. Lauderdale and Nassau.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
US citizens entering the Bahamas as bonafide visitors for a period not exceeding 8 months require proof of nationality i.e. passport or original birth certificate & return or onward ticket or other means of traveling to some other country to which they have a right to enter, as well as sufficient funds. Passports are required for re entry into the UK. British visitors' passports are accepted. Visitors from Canada, the UK and Colonies on a temporary visit not exceeding three weeks need ID such as a birth certificate.

GATEWAYS/FLYING TIMES:
* To Nassau from London - 8 hrs.
* Miami - 35 mins.
* New York - 2.5 hrs.
* San Francisco (thru Miami) - 5 3/4 hrs.
* Toronto - 3.5 hrs.

TAXI FARES FROM AIRPORT:

Taxis are metered, approximate taxi fares to downtown/main tourist areas
* From Nassau International Airport to Cable Beach is $14.00.
* Airport to Downtown $20.00.
* Airport to Paradise Island $24.00 (does not include $1.00 for bridge toll).
* East Bay $22.00


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