Enjoy a Relaxing Spring Getaway in Paradise

The Islands Of The Bahamas Offers Unique Spring Break Packages

Apr 02, 2008, 01:00 ET from Bahamas Ministry of Tourism

    NASSAU, Bahamas, April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- This season, vacationers
 looking for a memorable tropical getaway are in luck. Several resorts in
 The Bahamas are offering exclusive, sophisticated Spring Break packages for
 thrill-seekers, families and anyone just looking to relax on the
 world-class white sand beaches. And although these are special Spring Break
 packages, the laid-back Out Islands experience is always available in The
     FOUR SEASONS RESORT, Great Exuma: The Castaway Getaway drops guests on
 a deserted beach with an umbrella, lounge chairs, beach mats and a cooler
 containing a gourmet picnic lunch, rum and drinks - to spend the day in
 their own tropical paradise. "Castaways" are outfitted with snorkel gear, a
 radio or cell phone, and a disposable underwater camera for their island
 adventure. The resort also offers a Quiet Pool on property, separate from
 its Active Pool, for guests seeking peace and quiet during their vacation.
 Packages start at $695. Visit www.fourseasons.com for more information.
     CAPE ELEUTHERA RESORT & YACHT CLUB, Eleuthera: For the ultimate guys'
 weekend, spend Spring Break in the Out Islands with your buddies. The Lures
 & Legends package includes a deep sea fishing excursion with Captain
 Callie, an ice-cold cooler of Kalik beer and the opportunity to cook the
 day's catch at Barracuda's! Guests will also enjoy a private party on
 Schooner Cays and an Island School-Cape Eleuthera Fishery Eco-Tour. The
 package starts at $170 per person per night, based on quadruple occupancy.
 Visit www.capeeleuthera.com for more information.
     SMALL HOPE BAY LODGE, Andros: Spring is a great time to learn how to
 snorkel or dive on the Andros Barrier Reef, the 3rd largest reef system in
 the world. Small Hope Bay Lodge is offering an all-inclusive eight day /
 seven night Spring dive package which includes three dives per day,
 weights, tank, and belt for six days of diving, as well as a night dive,
 weather permitting for $2083 per adult and $1145 per child (10 - 12). If
 snorkeling is more your speed, they're offering an eight day / seven night
 snorkeling package for $1753 per person for adults and $815 per child (10 -
 12). Visit www.smallhope.com for more information.
     TIAMO RESORT, South Andros: For an unforgettable escape, try the Eco-
 Luxury Spring Break Adventure package at Tiamo. The package includes round-
 trip airfare on Lynxair from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., accommodation in a two-
 person private beachside bungalow, all meals/snacks, a guided trip to the
 West Side of Andros, an inland "Blue Hole" tour, and a three-course
 candlelit champagne dinner in the privacy of your romantic bungalow. The
 package is available through May 15, 2008 for $3,195 per person. Visit
 www.tiamoresorts.com for more information.
     Life in The Islands Of The Bahamas is as culturally diverse as it is
 vibrantly beautiful, from the carefree Out Islands to exciting
 Nassau/Paradise Island and Grand Bahama Island. With world-class diving and
 fishing, gorgeous turquoise water and miles of picture perfect beaches, the
 700 islands of The Bahamas offer visitors the opportunity to do everything
 or nothing at all. For more information on travel packages, activities and
 accommodations, call 1- 800-Bahamas or visit www.bahamas.com. To purchase
 one-of-a-kind items and mementos from The Bahamas, visit
 www.eshopbahamas.com. For more information on the Out Islands, visit
Media Contacts: Meredith Phares Weber Shandwick mphares@webershandwick.com Anita Johnson-Patty Bahamas Ministry of Tourism ajohnson@bahamas.com

SOURCE Bahamas Ministry of Tourism