Enjoy a day away experience to a Bahamian Out Island aboard a luxury high speed ferry. View the amazing pink sand beaches and peaceful tranquility of Harbour Island on this fantastic adventure.
- Hotel transfer: included
- Pricing: from $190.00 per Adult, $130.00 per Child (under 13 years), $0.00 per Child (under 3 years)
Take a one of a kind trip on board the "Bo Hengy", a 177-passenger air-conditioned catamaran capable of cruising at 40 miles per hour to Harbour Island and 300-year old Dunmore Town. With its picturesque colorful clapboard houses, colonial charm and genuine friendly people, Harbour Island has become an Out-Island hotspot loved by locals and tourists alike.
The Bo Hengy is revolutionizing inter-island transportation in The Bahamas. The ride is comfortable The price is affordable. The speed is 35 knots (40 miles) per hour. With a fully enclosed air-conditioned environment, it is the only waterborne experience of its kind in The Bahamas. Powered by two MTU/DDC 2330 horsepower diesel engines, and propelled by Kamewa water jets, it meets the strict certification standards of the Bahamas Maritime Authority. The Bo Hengy also meets the International Maritime Organizations high-speed operating code, the highest international standard of safety.
Guests are picked up from their hotel and driven to the Potters Cay Ferry Terminal, where they will board the Bo Hengy for a pictureseque 2 hour and 45 minute trip to Harbour Island. Departure time from Nassau is 8:00am! Enjoy scenic views of Paradise Island, Rose Island, Pimlico Island, Current Island, Spanish Wells, and North Eleuthera.
On arrival in Harbour Island you will be taken on an escorted Golf Cart tour of picturesque Dunmore Town, with its beautiful colonial style wooden houses. Visit various points of historical interest and view the houses of the rich and famous.
An authentic Bahamian lunch is served for guests on the Day Away at one of three restaurants, including Barettas Seashell Inn and the Harbour Lounge. Afterwards, guests have free time to either enjoy the fantastic pink sand beach or to do some more exploring on their own.
Please note the golf cart should be returned by lunchtime. If you wish to keep it until your return (which we recommend), there is a surcharge payable to the golf cart rental agent on arrival.
The boat departs Harbour Island again at 3:40pm to Nassau, and you will arrive in Nassau at 6:40pm, where you will transferred back to your hotel by Johnson's Tour bus services.
Scheduling information for this excursion is available on the booking form.