Spring is that beautiful and exciting time of year for travelers who are thrilled to shed any lingering remnants of winter and make their way towards destinations that offer sun and sand in abundance. While the Bahamas in its entirety is worth exploring this time of year, an archipelago of over 700 islands can be hard to whittle down. If you only have time for a few stops along the way, make sure Harbour Island and Eleuthera top the list! Savor every moment of your springtime getaway to these destinations by making sure you make time for the following stops during your Harbour Island vacations journey.
Princess Street Gallery
When your spring getaway to Harbour Island comes with an interest in all things art and creativity, time spent at Princess Street Gallery is sure to inspire. Located on Princess Street in Dunmore Town, Princess Street Gallery is a great place to come and browse an impressive collection of tropical-inspired art, often reflective of scenery found on Harbour Island itself. Locally crafted works of art make for a wonderful way to connect with local culture and just might be the perfect memento of a trip this direction. The gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am until 1:00 pm and then again between 2:00 pm until closing at 5:00 pm.
Pink Sands Beach
It’s hard to beat time spent sinking your toes into the unique hues of Pink Sands Beach when you’re visiting Harbour Island. This 3-mile stretch of shoreline boats one of the most beautiful and vibrant shades in the world, making it well worth a visit whether you’re passionate about photography or can’t wait to go for a scenic swim. If you’re not staying on Harbour Island, a ferry from North Eleuthera is always a convenient way to get here. Foraminifera, small pieces of shell and coral are all to thank for the impressive color of Pink Sand Beach which draws visitors to its shores looking to encounter a truly captivating moment or two.
Snorkel French Leave Beach
Spring in the Bahamas means getting out on the waves and connecting with life under the sea. There’s no better place to do that then French Leave Beach on Eleuthera. Situated at Banks Road in Governor’s Harbour, this beach boasts soft pink sands that stretch over a mile and provide just the right access point to crystal clear waters, ideal for snorkeling. French Leave Beach is also a popular destination for those looking to charter a boat and head out into open waters for chance encounters with amazing marine life and spectacular views.
Book Your Spring Stay Today
When the Bahamas is calling your name, there’s no reason to wait. Make the most of a spring getaway by letting the team at Island Real Estate handle your vacation rental needs. Contact us today for more information and to start planning your next Harbour Island Vacation.