one of the few places in the world you can swim with the pigs
Pick from various charter packages, companies and islands where you can swim with the pigs. Take your pick from Nassau to Spanish Wells to go on an adventure throughout the Exuma Cays or to Spanish Wells on Eleuthera Island. Whichever company you choose, make sure you see the pigs while you are here!
Let Captain Ryan take you swimming with the pigs! Pig beach is home to a herd of feral pigs that enjoy passing their days swimming in the crystal blue waters, sunning themselves on the beach, and interacting with the locals and tourists who pay them visits. Swimming with the pigs is one of the activities you must do on your visit to the Bahamas. Experience this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as Captain Ryan takes you out for a morning or afternoon adventure with the pigs.
You’ve touched a stingray, had your picture taken with a dolphin, but have you swam with pigs? People from all over the world come to see these famous swimming pigs just minutes from Spanish Wells. Spend an hour or spend the afternoon with your new swimming friends. It’s all part of making your unforgettable experience with Bahamas Ocean Safaris. After a few minutes with the swimming pigs you will know why so many guests describe their day with Captain James as the “Best part of their vacation” and why a day with Bahamas Ocean Safaris is a day you will always remember.
100% Bahamian owned and operated and your Captain and Crew are very knowledgeable with the waters of The Bahamas, having grown up navigating them from childhood. Our Tours are fun filled, safe, exciting and offer features that are unmatched anywhere. They are designed to fit the adventurous spirit of a wide spectrum of visitors, and include: Swimming with the Pigs, Beaching, Snorkeling, viewing of Seahorses and Turtles, Blue hole diving, and by special arrangement, Fishing.
We are a Bahamian owned charter business that provides an amazing day trip for visitors to experience all the beautiful amenities around North Eleuthera Spanish Wells and harbor island area. You will enjoy our pristine waters above and below, white and pink powder beaches and Bahamian made food. Visit Eleuthera’s oldest heritage landmark sites and much, much more. The activities are endless and the choice is yours to pick and choose how you would like to from our lists of tours, excursions, and adventures. We have four captains that are STCW certified for all of your safety needs. Please review our list of activities and book your adventure today!
Meet & Swim with The Exuma Pigs! You’ve heard about them on Facebook, you’ve seen them in the news, so why not come and hang out or swim with the famous Exuma Pigs! The adorable island pigs on Ship Channel Cay are not only super cute, and super friendly too! Some may swim with you, some may be looking for a tasty treat, or maybe they’ll just want to hang out for a scratch behind the ears! Whichever option they decide on, you can be sure you’ll be the envy of all your Facebook and Instagram followers with your Pigs In Paradise photos!
Step aboard one of our Luxury Powerboats as we get ready to explore the Exuma Cays! The first stop on our Journey will be the Bahamian Rock Iguanas which are secluded on their very own island called Allen’s Cay. Next we will take a very scenic tour through the many islands of the Exuma Cays where you will be surrounded by beautiful aqua shores and white sandy beaches. The next stop will be at Compass Cay Marina where you will interact with the nurse sharks. Feel free to go in and take a swim and pet the sharks or you can pet them right from the dock. From there we head to the main attraction at Big Major Cay (a.k.a. ‘Pig Beach’)– home to the world-famous Swimming Pigs! Enjoy interacting with these guys, feeding them, swimming with them and taking your long awaited selfies! Next we will head to a local restaurant where you will enjoy a hot lunch (included in the tour price). After lunch relax on a beautiful sandbar ( tide dependent) or a white sandy beach surrounded by turquoise waters.
Eleuthera is a chain of beautiful islands with some of the friendliest residents. Eleuthera is also home to the island of Meeks Patch where there are swimming pigs! Want to swim with the pigs at Meeks Patch? Our 34 foot speedboat is perfectly equipped to take your group of six or less on a private tour over to Eleuthera for a visit with the pigs. There are also ducks, a turkey, and a dog that call this island home. The ride from Nassau over to Meeks Patch is about an hour and twenty minutes. Tour Details: private full day tour swimming with pigs at Meeks Patch (landing fee included) lunch included at Footprints Beach Bar on Rose Island snorkel with wild turtles at Green Cay snorkel a beautiful reef enjoy a beach break for swimming bottled water, local beer, and sodas while on board.