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The Bahamas
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Sailing in the Bahamas

Aaaaahhh! The beautiful islands of the Bahamas. We have chosen all the best cruising grounds for you. Located only 65 miles from the Florida coast, the Bahamas will charm you with all it has to offer: great sailing and fishing, beautiful snorkeling or diving and a setting that will make you forget the "real world". The Bahamas are a gem waiting to be explored. Let us share the treasures we have found there.

Mama and baby dolphin, beach in the Bahamas
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Certifications and Prices

Please note that all prices include ASA certifications, all meals on the boat, boat and a qualified, certified instructor and all your classroom materials including logbook, textbooks and exams.

3 day live aboard course $1350.00

5 day live aboard course $1950.00


Where to stay

We strongly suggest that you stay at the Conch Inn Marina and Hotel because it is a short taxi ride from the airport, it is situated at the marina where we will be departing from and it is conveniently located near the downtown area. Each room features 2 double beds, en suite bath, cable TV, air conditioning, coffee facilities, refrigerator, private garden verandahs, full maid service, and access to the Hotel's fresh water swimming pool .

Phone: (242) 367-4000 --- Fax (242) 367-4004

Visit their website at

For more places to stay, rental cars, flight and customs info. weather and lots of great information about the islands of Abacos , please visit


What to bring

Click here for our standard gear list. (pdf)

You will need a passport for this trip. For more information about applying for a passport, access the Consular Affairs' Bureau Web site at At this site, you can also download passport application forms and receive information about the over 4,500 convenient locations to apply for a U.S. passport. Another option for information, forms, and to check the status of already submitted applications is the National Passport Information Center,1-900-225-5674 or, with a major credit card, 1-888-362-8668.


How to get here

Yellow Air Taxi - Ft. Lauderdale International - (888) 935-5694 TOLL FREE We strongly suggest you try to book your flight directly into one of Abacos' airports and avoid a transfer in Nassau (or Freeport). By flying direct, you'll get here faster, have a much better chance of arriving with all of your luggage and, in general, have a far better, much less stressful trip.

Great Abaco's Treasure Cay and Marsh Harbour International Airports are only a bit more than an hour's flight from South Florida and several FAA certified airlines and reliable charter operators serve the islands twin points of arrival:

CHALK'S INTN'L AIRLINES - (954) 359-0329 -- ( Fort Lauderdale International Airport) Monday thru Friday, 9AM to 6PM.
ISLAND EXPRESS - (954) 359.0380 -- ( Fort Lauderdale International Airport) Monday thru Friday, 9AM to 6PM.
Vintage Airlines (Orlando, Daytona, Melbourne - 800-852-0275)

American Airlines - Miami - (800) 433 7300
Vintage Props & Jets - New Smyrna Beach - (904) 423-1773



Click the following link for our STUDENT form which we'll need all participants to fill out and send back to us before each trip. STUDENT FORM

Click the following link for our LIABILITY form which we'll need all participants to fill out and send back to us before each trip. LIABILITY FORM

Address: Sunshine Coast Adventures
229 Banyan Lane Tavernier, Florida. 33070
Phone: 305.942.9645 | Fax: 305.852.6275




Her Ladyship / Sunshine Coast Adventures
229 Banyan Lane Tavernier, Florida. 33070
TollFree #: 888-688-6744 | Phone: 305.942.9645 | Fax: 305.852.6275

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