Harbour Island is part of Out Islands (Bahamas) and is located off the Eleuthera Island's northeastern coast. Its population is under 2,000.
The island's only town - Dunmore Town, is named after John Murray (Earl of Dunmore). He was Bahamas' Governor (in the period 1786-1798) and had his summer residence here.
Harbour Island's turquoise waters and powder-soft, pink-sand beaches rank it among the country's most popular vacation travel destinations, especially among Americans. All of the pink beaches are along the isle's eastern coast. The sand's pink hue comes from a microscopic organism with a reddish-pink shell.
Harbour Island (called "Briland" by the locals) also features British Colonial-style buildings. The island is accessible mainly by airplane, with international flights to North Eleuthera Airport, followed by abot 10-min watertaxi ride to Dunmore Town.
Next photo shows Valentine's (Residences, Resort & Marina). The top-luxury leisure complex is located on the island's harbor side, near Dunmore Town's best shops and restaurants. The complex features 50x Condo-Hotel buildings, 50x Marina slips (baot / yacht berths), its own restaurant, dive shop.
Highlights: Pink sand beaches
Harbour Island cruise terminal
Most cruise ships to Harbour Island anchor near Dunmore Town and their passengers are transported via the ship's tender boats.
Some ships may anchor in open sea, near the island's east coast, and tender their passengers to some of the pink beaches there. Among the best watersports activities offered on the island are boating, deepsea- and sport-fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, sea kayaking, water skiing, windsurfing, parasailing, wakeboarding.
The Harbour Island cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Harbour Island, Bahamas.
If you lose the Harbour Island location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Harbour Island cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Harbour Island, Bahamas. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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8 November, 2017