What are the entry requirements for visitors to The Bahamas?
The entry requirement for U.S. and Canadian residents is proof of citizenship, in the form of either a passport or an original raised-seal birth certificate and a photo ID (for example, a valid driver’s license). All U.S. citizens and foreign nationals traveling to the United States from The Bahamas are required to present a valid passport or other secure, accepted document to re-enter the United States. For more information, visit http://www.bahamas.com or U.S. Department of State website, http://www.state.gov/travel.
What is the local currency and rate of exchange?
The Bahamian dollar (B$1) is the local currency throughout The Bahamas. It is equivalent in value to the United States dollar, which is accepted interchangeably.
Are the rules of the road the same?
British driving rules are followed throughout The Bahamas, with vehicles riving on the left side of the road. For safety, pedestrians are reminded to look right first when preparing to cross the street.
Are electrical adapters needed?
Electricity in The Bahamas is 120 volts/60 cycles, which is compatible with U.S. appliances.