But it may be more convenient to have a printed map as you explore the island.
That map comes in two sheets, printed blue-on-beige on either side. In other words, Eleuthera is shown in four sections.
The scale of this map is about 1:77'000, meaning that one inch on the map is equivalent to 1.2 miles on the island.
For finding beaches and locations, this is the Eleuthera map you want.
The only two places where you can get it are...
1. The Island Made Gift Shop in Gregory Town on
Where is Gregory Town? Click the second of the small maps below to see it.
The Gift Shop's phone is: 335-5369. Ask for Pam, the American lady who owns the shop.
2. The Island Farm south of Palmetto Point.
For a much more detailed map of Eleuthera, click on the map above. But...
You will need Adobe Reader installed on your computer in order to open the map. If you don't have Adobe Reader, you can get it by clicking here. (A new window will open so you can download without leaving this page).
To find the downloaded Eleuthera map, go to your desktop and look for the file eleuthera-map-lee.pdf. Open it.
To enlarge the map, click once or several times on the button with the + sign at the top.
Look Down on Eleuthera
View beaches (yellow pins), settlements (black dot on yellow placemarks) and airports (red placemarks) by clicking on each.
Enlarge the map by clicking on the plus + sign on the upper left of the image below.
View Eleuthera island & links to its beaches in a larger map.
Then click the links to the left.
For photos click on the link that shows in the white label that will come up.
The beauty of this Eleuthera map isthat once it is enlarged enough, you can spot every pathway through the bush.
Important: You can move the map, i.e. hold down left mouse button and drag it in any direction.
Online Eleuthera Map in 4 Sections
This is North Eleuthera with HARBOUR ISLAND to the right.
Most flights to Eleuthera go to North Eleuthera airport (code ELH).
Left-click the map, to enlarge it.
Left-click the map to enlarge.
Some really great beaches are in this area of Central Eleuthera...
Club Med Beach across from Governor's Harbour on the Atlantic side...
or Ten Bay Beach on the Caribbean side of Eleuthera.
Rock Sound has its own airport (code RSD).
From top to bottom of South Eleuthera's right side you see...
beautiful Winding Bay
, Jack's Bay, Cotton Bay and Eleuthera Point at the very South end, where you'll find
Light House Beach, a true pearl of an Eleuthera beach.
And finally here are examples of the most detailed Eleuthera map. The scale of 1:25'000 makes it so big that one inch on the map is equivalent to only 0.4 miles.
You can't get an Eleuthera map more accurate than this one.
Unfortunately they are not easy to get because they are only available from the Lands & Surveys Department in Nassau. Call *Surveys & Mapping*, 1-242-322-2328.
Be prepared that the Government Office won't send you the maps. If you are very lucky, you can get your eleven Eleuthera maps by visiting the offices in person.
If you know what area of Eleuthera you are particularly interested in, write to the Web site owner.
Click on the button Comments & FAQs. It's on the upper left side of this page. Go to the bottom of that page and let the site owner know what parts of the map you would need. He'll be able to send it to you as a .jpg-file, i.e. a digital photo.
Governor's Harbour And...