Nassau Things to Do

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  • 1. Atlantis at Paradise Island

    We had understood from past reviews that we would be able to go into the lobby of the Atlantis resort, but were told by our tour guide that the pressure of cruise ship and other tourists in the place...

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  • 2. Fort & Water Tower

    Like a lot of people, we went to Fort Fincastle. We liked it. It was only a dollar, is the highest point on the island, so great photos, and it's right next to the Queen's Staircase, so a...

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  • 3. Straw Market

    After our little historical loop we make our way back down the hill to the Straw Market. This is not the old Straw Market we remember as the original burned some years before. This one is a warehouse...

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  • 4. Paradise Island

    If you're headed to the Atlantis Hotel Resort for the Casino, to eat at Murray's Delicatessen or Jimmie's Soda Fountain, and arrive there by water taxi, you will have to walk past the Marina at the...

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  • 5. Pirate Museum

    We didn't book a tour and opted take the 10 minute walk from the ship and explore on our own. Our first stop was the pirate museum .We read about this online and thought it would be interesting. It is...

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  • 6. Queen's Staircase

    The Queen's staircase is named after Queen Victoria who is revered in the Bahamas. The canyon there was created as stone was quarried for things like the fort that was built up the hill from it. The...

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  • 7. Parliament Square

    If you take a tour taxi from the cruise ship docks, you will likely go through or by Parliament Square. The buildings in Parliament Square were constructed in 1815 by the Loyalists and are excellent...

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  • 8. Blue Lagoon Island

    Tons of fun. PJ ("our" sealion) hugged, kissed us; shook "hands", blew bubbles, stuck out her tongue. We got to "pet" her. Great experience. The "Touch Tank" is cool...conches, etc to touch. The...

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  • 9. Rawson Square

    The lure of the Bahamas natural attractions & duty-free shopping is so great in Nassau that historically important figures & places in the Bahamas past are often overlooked. Only a couple of blocks...

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  • 10. Cable Beach

    Cable beach was an unnamed beach until 1907 when it became the landing point for the Trans-Atlantic cable. The cable connected The Bahamas to mainland America in Florida. Today, a myriad of upscale...

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  • 11. Ardastra Gardens

    We had a wonderful time at Ardastra during our shore excursion! The Gardens are lovely, but the highlights for us were being able to hand-feed the lorikeets, and being able to interact with the...

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  • 12. Government House

    Around the corner and just up from the Straw market is Government House .We had a look just from across the street at beautiful pink and white Government House with elegant and steep steps leading up...

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  • 13. Prince George Wharf

    Prince George Wharf is where all the HUGE cruise ships dock into Nassau. They simply drawf everything around them and can be seen from miles away. The wharf is also where you can catch ferries to...

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  • 14. Hog Island Lighthouse

    Hog Island Lighthouse is the first landmark you see as you enter the port besides the Atlantis towers. The lighthouse itself fits in with the simply beauty of the island. It is more of a...

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  • 15. Shopping

    The new Marina Village at Atlantis is finally open. This is part of the hotel complex and is a wonderful place to shop or eat. There's a great ice-cream shop that offers more flavors than I can count....

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  • 16. Queen Victoria Statue

    The statue in front of the Senate building in Parliament Square is that of the British Queen Victoria who reigned from 1837-1901. It was unveiled shortly after her death in 1905 but shows her as a...

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  • 17. Garden of Remembrance

    Directly behind Parliament Square is a small garden area which also has a few nice colonial buildings. The area also features a small Garden of Remembrance with a cenotaph honoring Bahamian soldiers...

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  • 18. Christ Church

    Across the street from here is an Christ church dating back to the 1600's a nice stop ,with memorials inside to those who once worshipped here, interesting...

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  • 19. Visiting the Home of Graycliff Cigars

    During our latest visit to Nassau, our son requested that we visit the "Graycliff Hotel" as it is also the home of the "Graycliff Cigar Company." We didn't mind...

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  • 20. Graycliff Hotel, Restaurant & Cigar Company

    On our most recent visit to Nassau we made a point of visiting the Graycliff Hotel, Restaurant & Cigar Company. Though not a normal tourist destination, the...

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  • 21. The Pompey Museum of Slavery & Emancipation

    One of the places I anticipated visiting while in Nassau was the Pompey Museum of Slavery & Emanicipation. Unfortunately for me, my family had other ideas and...

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  • 22. Take a Tour with 'Nassau Transportation Services'

    After we got on the cruise ship our group consulted and decided we wanted to take a group tour in Nassau. since we hadn't already arranged it, we called someone...

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  • 23. Public Beach Near the Cruise port

    In the afternoon of our day in Nassau after we were done with our tour and a little shopping at the port market, my brother and I decided to stay on shore after...

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  • 24. National Art Gallery of the Bahamas

    For Bahamian artwork, the best place to go is without a doubt the National Art Gallery of the Bahamas. It is housed in the former home of chief justice William...

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  • 25. Seaworld Explorer cruise

    There are countless water excursions offered in Nassau. The Seaworld Explorer semi-submarine cruise is one of the most original, taking you on a 45-minute...

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