Great Abaco is the largest island in the Abacos. Marsh Harbour is the principal city, the third largest in the Bahamas. It has the largest protected deep water harbour in Abaco, and an international airport serviced by major US and Bahamian carriers. Naturally, it has many shops, restaurants, marinas, and accommodations. A full-service dive/snorkel center is conveniently located in the heart of Marsh Harbour and offers dive and snorkel trips from Whale Cay in the north to Little Harbour in the south.
From Marsh Harbour you can travel easily by ferry or rental boat to the
outlying cays, or by automobile to Treasure Cay
(not really a separate cay, but located north of Marsh Harbour on Great Abaco!),
Cooperstown, Cherokee Sound, or Sandy Point. Treasure Cay offers a full range of
accommations and activities, including marinas, restaurants, golf and a full-service dive shop.