Whether you’re traveling with family, friends, or your significant other, there’s a Fort Lauderdale to Bahamas day trip to fit every traveler’s needs. Excursions to the Staniel Cay are made accessible with proximity to South Florida. Fort Lauderdale is just a short drive from Miami and West Palm Beach.
This experience incorporates the best Exuma Cays in a same-day visit to Staniel Cay.
Your luxury group adventure begins at Makers Air, where you will depart for Staniel Cay. Upon arrival, your experienced Boat Captain is ready to show you and the group a day of adventure, relaxation, and fun!
Take in the sights of the Exuma Cays on a luxury group day tour. Your adventure begins at Makers Air, where you will depart for Staniel Cay. Upon arrival, your experienced Boat Captain greets you and is ready to show you and the group a day of adventure, relaxation, and fun! A pre-planned day with stops at all of the Exuma Cays highlights will leave you with a smile on your face. The Silver Experience is a group day tour but has a maximum of nine guests.
- Round-trip flight from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport to Staniel Cay, Exumas on a Makers Air Cessna Grand Caravan
- 5-hour tour on a vessel through the Exuma Cays with numerous highlight stops such as the Original Swimming Pigs at Big Major, Friendly Nurse Sharks at Compass Cay, and a complimentary cocktail at the iconic and legendary Staniel Cay Yacht Club
- Lunch provided by Staniel Cay Yacht Club
- Staniel Cay Adventures vessel luxuries such as snorkeling gear, onboard charging stations, fluffy towels, beverages and snacks, beach chairs, floats and sunscreen
- Staniel Cay airport transfers
6:30 AM: Check-in at Makers Air at Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
7:30 AM: Flight Departs For Staniel Cay
9:00 AM: Arrive at Staniel Cay Airport and meet your guide
9:15 AM: Tour the incredible beauty of the Exuma Cays until approximately
1:30 PM Lunch at The Staniel Cay Yacht Club
3:45 PM: Depart for the Staniel Cay Airport
4:15 PM: Returning Flight Departs Staniel Cay for Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport
Upgrade Your Experience:
- Private boat tour
- Overnight stay at Staniel Cay Yacht Club
- Fishing tours
- SCUBA tours *overnight required due to diving restrictions
- Private luxe brunch or lunch on a secluded sandbar
A Truly Unforgettable Upgrade Experience:
- Private round-trip charter flight from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport to Staniel Cay, Exumas on a Makers Air Cessna Grand Caravan
- Upgrade to an ultra-luxurious oasis interior aircraft, available upon request, up to 8 guests
- Complimentary bottle of champagne in the Makers Air VIP lounge
Be whisked away on your private charter boat, enjoy lunch or brunch on a deserted beach or sandbar in the Exuma Cays as waves lap the sand around your feet. Sip drinks under the umbrellas served by your private waiter. Play a variety of beach games or float the day away and enjoy a memorable day near Staniel Cay. Upon returning to Staniel Cay we will make a stop to visit the Original Swimming Pigs or snorkel Thunderball Cave. All things are possible in your personal paradise.
Let us cater to your every need with unsurpassed service and island-style décor.
Only one seating is available per day, and advance reservations are required.
If you are looking for a once-in-a-lifetime experience with that special someone, then our Diamond Experience is the package for you. Makers Air and Staniel Cay Yacht Club come together to provide you with a customized, intimate journey through one of the world’s most beautiful landscapes – THE EXUMA CAYS!
If going BIG is your style, then we invite you to the ULTIMATE Experience! Whether you are a group of friends or just you and yours, the Ultimate Experience will surely impress! Start your adventure with a private air charter on a Makers Air Cessna Grand Caravan with a luxurious Executive Oasis interior.
From complimentary champagne bottles to delectable treats, your journey in the sky will only be the start of an unforgettable experience. After touching down at the charming Staniel Cay airport, your personal concierge and boat captain will be ready to take you to your own private island. Experience the seclusion of your own beach, complete with beach set up and luxurious lounge area. A private chef will be on hand to create a masterpiece meal, paired with the wine or beach cocktails of your choice. Your time in the sun will never be the same as it is on this day. Before the sun sets you will be whisked back to your private aircraft, left with the indelible memories of a day well spent in the Exuma Cays. The Ultimate Experience is a private air charter, private island experience, complete with private chef and boat tour for up to 6 guests. Beach toys, snorkeling, boating – the choice is yours.
For pricing please complete the online form and note Ultimate Experience
- Private roundtrip flight from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport to Staniel Cay, Exumas on a Makers Air Cessna Grand Caravan with luxury Executive Oasis interior.
- Two complimentary bottles of champagne and in-flight nibbles.
- Private island charter for the day complete with secluded beach setup.
- Private Chef with customizable menu.
- A private tour aboard a luxury vessel through the Exuma Cays. You can customize your boat tour – we will cater to your requests!
- Ask about our various upgrades such as water toys and beverage packages.
- Vessel includes luxuries such as snorkel gear, onboard charging stations, fluffy towels, beverages, and snacks, floats and sunscreen.
- Staniel Cay airport transfers.
Day trips are the perfect weekend escape from the stressors of life. Complete the form below, and an agent will get back to you as soon as possible.
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Makers Air is the premier charter airline with day tours to the Bahamas. Our goal is to connect passengers to paradise, crafting a flight experience that brings reliable, memorable and convenient getaways to our customers.