While you’re visiting Freeport, take a 4.5-hour guided bicycling tour around the Lucaya area that includes sightseeing, lunch and shopping. The 12-mile ride stops at the Garden of the Groves, where fig trees and waterfalls abound. Learn about the intriguing history of the place from your expert local guide, who stops along the way to regale you with fun historical anecdotes.
Begin your adventure with hotel pickup and transfer to the starting point of the ride. Jump on your comfortable bike and get ready for a fun cruise on Grand Bahama. This 12-mile, 4.5-hour bicycle ride passes by a scenic beach and a canal system in Lucaya, a suburb of Freeport. Stop every few miles as your guide gives great historical anecdotes that help bring the place alive.
The tour eventually ends up in the Garden of the Groves, a park that is a collection of winding trails, fig trees, verdant plant life and cascading waterfalls. A certified wildlife habitat, the park boasts many species of birds as well as colorful butterflies. Shop at the park for products that are exclusive to the island. Sample some of the local fragrances, many of which are made right there at the garden. Or watch Bahamian dolls being woven by hand.
Eat lunch at the Garden of the Groves. Choose between hamburgers, hot dogs, garden salads or sandwiches stuffed with deli meat, cheese, or peanut butter and jelly. And don’t be afraid to finish your lunch. After 12 miles, you earned it.
The tour ends with transfer back to your hotel.