Bahamas

The Commonwealth of The Bahamas, is a country within the Lucayan Archipelago of the West Indies in the Atlantic. With 16 major islands, The Bahamas are scattered across 100,000 square miles of crystal clear waters. The Bahamas has 20 airports, making The Family Islands easily accessible by private jet charter for vacation or business travel.

Statute Miles:
958
Nautical Miles:
833
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From award-winning beaches to world famous pigs, deserted islands to pristine nature, everyone can find something to love about The Bahamas. Across the 16 islands, there are countless experiences to be had.

The main islands include: The Abacos, Acklins & Crooked Island, Andros, The Berry Islands, Bimini, Cat Island, Eleuthera & Harbour Island, The Exumas, Freeport Grand Bahama Island, Inagua, Long Island, Mayaguana, Nassau & Paradise Island, Ragged Island, Rum Cay, and San Salvador.

Fantastic Facts About The Bahamas from the Caribbean Report newsletter:
  • The Bahamas is an archipelago of 700+ islands and 2,500 cays stretching 100,000+ square miles
  • The Bahamas has the world’s 3rd longest barrier reef
  • Bimini is a mere 50 miles from Florida
  • The Bahamas is a major location for film and TV productions
  • Junkanoo is a colorful and unique parade held on Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
  • The ratio of flamingoes to people on Great Inagua is 61:1
  • Though not widely played, cricket is the national sport
  • Paradise Island was originally called Hog Island
British English is the official language of The Bahamas, while Bahamian Creole is the native dialect. The Bahamian dollar is maintained at the same level as the U.S. dollar and both are accepted interchangeably on all islands.

A passport and Immigration card are required upon entry to The Bahamas. Allow Bohlke International Airways to help you navigate the Customs, Immigration and COVID requirements for private jet charter to The Bahamas.

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