They say good things come in small packages, and truer words couldn’t be spoken about Acklins, a lesser known island that’s just 92 square miles and four miles across at its widest point. The island hugs the Bight of Acklins, a small but famous lago on. When most people are researching dream fishing vacation packages, snorkeling trips in The Bahamas or an excuse to enjoy a Bahamas holiday, they often forget about the many opportunities Acklins Island has to offer when compared with other major tourist destinations throughout the Bahamas. Flights operate on Mon, Wed, Fri and Sat only.
Although the population is scarce, with just over 400 residents, there is plenty to do on Acklins Island, such as HONEYMOONING, BONE FISHING, DEEP SEA FISHING, SNORKELING, BICYLCE RIDING (there is no traffic, so enjoy and breath the FRESH AIR), BEACH COMBING (there is no one else on YOUR BEACH) and SWIMMING in the most clearest water you will find anywhere in the world!
The main itmes on your daily lunch and dinner menu are SEAFOOD, CAUGHT FRESH in the surrounding waters. Bring your catch in after a day of deep sea fishing and the chef in the kitchen will prepare if for your dinner.
Searching for seclusion? Breathtaking BEACHES, coves, unusual rock formations and scenic plant and animal life make Acklins Island a nature lover’s dream. An exotic location, Acklins is for the traveler seeking solace. In other words, you’ll be making your own adventures on this quiet island with rugged terrain and little development. Here you will find YOUR OWN BEACH, guaranteed no one else on it. You think you’re in the Paradise of ADAM & EVE.
The charm of Acklins Island goes beyond the scenery. The warm and welcoming local people will make sure you don’t have a worry in the world, whilest you stay with them in Acklins. Their simplicity and love for live and nature will rub off on you. It may not be known as a tourist destination, but Acklins Island is home to the best bonefish flats and big game fishing in the Atlantic Ocean.
With more than 1,000 miles of shallow water and if bonefishing is your passion, a trip to Acklins is the dream fishing vacation package for you.
If you’re looking for a Bahamas holiday that’s more about fishing, diving and snorkeling and less about shopping and socializing, Acklins Island is a place to get lost and love it. One of the best places to spend a HONEYMOON, where you and your spouse can enjoy each other, now that the hectic times of organizing your wedding is over.