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Price Guide 2009

Inclusive Packages

Enrichment Options

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IFS Flights

Round trip Ft. Lauderdale, Florida to/from Andros Island, Bahamas

Available Saturdays only (one week minimum stay)



One duplex, week rental

Located a half-mile down the beach, Forfar Field Station offers small duplexed cabins that may sleep up to six per unit. They feature electrical  outlets, running water, flush toilets, and neighbors.





Master Artist

Instructional Session

MAIC’s alliance with traditional Bahamian artists becomes your opportunity for education.


Choose from the following list:



 Wooden Boatbuilding

 Fiber Arts (Palm weaving                    Basketry)

 Androsia Batik 


Rates are for one day, per person.

Group rates available, please call. 












Snorkel Gear

Our Cressi (brand) gear is SCUBA-appropriate and good for regular snorkeling as well.

Wide range of sizes available

Price is per set, per week.




Half-day on the water, per person, with Bahamian guide. Ask about gear availability.


Handline Fishing

Deep Water fishing

Inside Reef fishing




Rates are per person.









Maritime Folkways

A day of traditional life on Andros;

Call for prices and availability of your Bahamian guide.

Choose from the following experiences:

     Bahamian Living 101

     Wild Boar Hunting













Sailing Excursion 


Day Sail

Maximum seven sailors.


Weekend on the Sea

Enjoy three days, two nights on the water. Meals and fishing provided; maximum four.


Rates are per person.







Kayak Certification

Learn how to use a standard sit-in kayak. Course is available for groups , call for instructor availability. You do not need this course to use a sit-atop kayak.


Per student

Scuba Diving

Resort SCUBA course

For the person who wants a first  taste of undersea adventure.

Instructors are PADI certified dive masters.

Subject to Divemaster Availability


For the certified diver:

One Tank Dive

Two Tank Dive

Equipment Rental and One Tank Dive

Equipment Rental and Two Tank Dive


Don’t Forget Your Certification Card!















Individual Experience

One Week  at MAIC.

At times, you may have MAIC all to yourself. Other times, you may be swept up in the cohesive experience of a group. Call for your scheduling preference.


Couple’s Retreat

One Week

The romantic sojourn of a lifetime for those who love untamed Nature as much as they love their partner.



Educational Group

One Week.

Eight students and one instructor in your field of choice. Technological teaching aides available. Specific resources may be available in your field; Call for details.




$550 per student;

 One Instructor Free

Artist Residency

Per Artist

Offered periodically to professional artists. Engage the island as a group while furthering independent creative efforts. Click here: Residency Application.



Kids’ Rate

One week, under ten. Limit one child per paying adult, please.


Additional Week

For those who know that one week is never enough!

10% off



Each Week-Long Package Includes:

~Assistance planning your flights and ferries through :

MAIC Office: 242.368.6129   or

Hocking Hills Travel: 800.962.3805

~Three healthy, delicious meals per day in accord with any dietary preferences

~Secluded, sheltered, rustic campsites on the beach and/or in the bush

~Daily access to transport (bicycles, boats, kayaks and/or  van)

~Personal trip coordinator before and during your trip

~Many day trips are included in package price, including but not limited to: Snorkeling,  Red Bays, Blue Holes, Morgan’s Bluff, Fresh Creek, Botany Hikes. If it’s not listed in “Enrichment Options,” It’s probably included!