Board a boat and take a scenic cruise in the Nassau harbor. You will get a mask, snorkel, fins and vest at no additional cost. You will have a unique opportunity to snorkel with Turtles and a Reef. After your snorkel, you will have an opportunity to briefly enjoy the beach at Green Cay. You will also see Sandy Cay (Gilligan’s Island) from a distance. This is a must do snorkel adventure in Nassau Bahamas.
Enjoy an evening of Rum and Reggae in a secure environment. You will enjoy the sounds of a local Reggae Band. Dance to Reggae music or learn to dance reggae if you don’t know how. Sample local rums and enjoy two complimentary domestic beers or two rum cocktails. This is a two hours exclusive event. You will be escorted back to your cruise ship at the end. This is a must evening experience in Nassau.
Explore the world-famous Atlantis Paradise Island Resort in the Bahamas. Nowhere but Atlantis can you experience up close adventures with such spectacular marine life. Watch the legend of Atlantis come to life as you embark on this guided tour through the paths and tunnels of the legendary lost city, touring the ruins and discovering archaeological artifacts. See more than 100 venomous Indo-Pacific Lionfish, 500 piranhas, iridescent jellyfish and six-foot Moray Eels, giant groupers, and multitudes of brilliantly-colored tropic fish. Then visit Predator Lagoon to view sharks, barracuda and many other creatures of the deep, watching them swim overhead as you stroll through the underwater tunnel.
Get ready to make a splash as you spend an exhilarating five hours at Atlantis Aquaventure, where you can brave thrilling waterslides, view exotic marine life and relax on the white sands of Paradise Island. Enjoy a full day pass to the 141-acre action-packed waterscape of Aquaventure, home to 20 swimming areas, a Lazy River, Splashers kids’ pool and 18 lofty waterslides with daunting names like The Drop and The Surge. Then enter the underwater Marine Habitat for an up-close glimpse of 50,000 aquatic animals including sharks, rays, piranhas, eels and alligator gar. After all those thrills you might need some seaside serenity, so head to the beach to unwind on a complimentary lounge chair along powdery sands and turquoise waters the Bahamas are known for the world over.
Spend half the day enjoying everything Atlantis has to offer. Aquaventure, Atlantis Paradise Island’s Water Park, is a one-of-a-kind, 141-acre waterscape, featuring more than 20 million gallons of water. Thrill on high-speed waterslides like the Mayan Temple and the seven-story Power Tower, a mile-long river ride with rolling rapids. Kids will love the spectacular water-play fort built just for them. Plus choose from 20 swimming areas, 11 refreshing pools and access to the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean. Also enjoy access to the renowned Atlantis marine habitat, home to more than 50,000 fish representing 250 species, as well as access to the Caribbean’s largest casino. Be sure to stroll through Marina Village, a charming and vibrant marketplace featuring 20 retail shops, restaurants and local entertainment for a distinctly Bahamian vacation experience.
On this exciting four-hour combo tour you’ll not only enjoy an up-close swimming encounter at Atlantis Resort’s world-class Dolphin Cay but also relish the chance to relax along the pristine beaches of Paradise Island. Welcome to Dolphin Cay, one of the world’s largest open-air marine mammal habitats, nestled on the grounds of the sprawling Atlantis Resort. With a complimentary mask, snorkel and souvenir bag — all of which you’ll take home — you’ll spend 30 minutes in the water swimming alongside a pod of friendly, intelligent bottlenose dolphins. The team of certified dolphin behaviorists will share about the marine animals’ diet and habits, all while they show off their acrobatic skills. Learn about Dolphin Cay’s animal rescue and rehab hospital while fluttering around lagoon waters up to 10 feet. Then soak up a bit of seaside bliss on Paradise Island, where you’ll discover five miles of pristine powdery beaches and crystalline waters perfect for lounging or taking a dip in the ocean.
Venture into the waters of one of the world’s largest unique marine habitats. The Shallow Water Interaction at Dolphin Cay is an unforgettable experience. Here’s your chance to engage with Atlantis Paradise Island’s resident dolphins for 30 minutes in waist-high water, discovering just how playful they can be. Share a delightful hug and kiss with your new friend, observe their amazing athletic abilities and meet a Dolphin Cay Marine Mammal Specialist.
When it comes to having fun nobody does it better than this bewhiskered scamp of the seas the beloved Sea Lions at Dolphin Cay. This once in a lifetime experience takes you behind the scenes of Dolphin Cay and brings you up-close-and-personal with our sea lions. With this excursion you will also have a full day to enjoy Aquaventure, Atlantis Paradise Island’s Water Park. A one-of-a-kind 141 acre waterscape featuring over twenty million gallons of water, thrilling high-speed water slides like the Mayan Temple and the 7-story Power Tower, a mile long river ride a spectacular kids water-play , refreshing pools, and access to the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean! Plus, LUNCH and access to the Caribbean’s largest casino.
Join a voyage that transports you back in time to an age when piracy reigned and smugglers, scallywags, and vagabonds roamed Nassau’s streets. You’ll hear tales detailing pirates’ plights as you bar hop at the finest brews and get an authentic taste of history. Enjoy delicious three-ounce samples of nine locally crafted beers and indulge in tasty appetizers during your journey. Your festive crawl introduces you to the history, culture, and traditions of beer making. Discover Smuggler’s Beer Garden when you can enter a secret shaded courtyard to try Kalik beers and delicious conch fritters. The quaint colonial Hillside House is defined by its grandeur, history, and character. The building holds the fascinating artworks of Antonius Roberts, which celebrate Bahamian and African heritage. It is here you’ll receive delectable samples of Sands Beer and chicken wings. Close to the docks is the Pirate Republic Brewing Company. Here, enjoy a selection of extraordinary craft beers named after pirates, and munch on German pretzels. You can also visit the souvenir shop to collect some sparkling trinkets. Learn about the exuberant Junkanoo culture and delight in sips of all the flavorful suds the Bahamas has to offer. Then, independently amble back to port.
This half-day golf outing is a hole in one, as you enjoy an all-inclusive, 9-hole playing experience at the Baha Mar resort’s spectacular par-72 Royal Blue course, complete with beautiful island scenery and all the gear you’ll need. A 20-minute island drive lands you amid the tropical scenery of the Baha Mar resort, where you’ll gain access to the Royal Blue Golf Course to play 9 holes around its picturesque landscape. Tee off and make your way around this Jack Nicklaus Signature course, relishing its rolling fairways, moonscapes and sweeping ocean views along the way. Your all-inclusive package includes greens fees, a shared golf cart, golf club rental, 2 sleeves of ProV1 balls, plus a forecaddie and souvenir gift to take home. After your game, enjoy full-service locker rooms, showers and fruit-infused water back at the clubhouse before your luxury vehicle return trip back to the pier.
Take a quick ferry ride to Balmoral Island. Lounge on the white sand beach, splash in the blue Bahamian water, or rent a poolside cabana for some added luxury. For an additional charge, discover vibrant marine life while snorkeling or kayaking. Snacks or lunch are available for purchase at the local food market.
Soak up the sun, sand and sea life of Balmoral Island with a 4.5-hour beach day that not only includes a guided kayak trip around Bahamian waters, but also time to relax by the shore. Enjoy a 30-minute boat ride across Delaport Bay to a private isle teeming with natural beauty and tropical appeal. Balmoral Island serves as the perfect launch point for a scenic kayak trip — and after a safety briefing your professional guide will take the lead as you paddle offshore. With 35 minutes to explore crystalline Bahamian waters, you'll delight in panoramic island scenery and glide over calm waters filled with marine life. Back ashore you'll have about two hours to unwind as you wish on the island, with a beachfront chaise lounge, umbrella plus complimentary noodles, tubes and kids toys included. This idyllic isle has it all: two swimming pools, a stretch of sugary sands, a marine habitat for dolphins and stingrays, as well as the Sugar Cane Bar serving frozen cocktails, a boutique, Starbucks cafe, and island-style cuisine (additional cost may apply). Get your fill of Bahamian beachside bliss before returning by ferry back to Nassau.
Experience Nassau's pristine beachscapes in true VIP-style with a 4.5-hour relaxing day spent in a private cabana on Balmoral Island, where you'll enjoy champagne, tasty Caribbean cuisine and plenty of time by the sea. A 30-minute ferry boat ride through Delaport Bay's blue waters brings you to the offshore oasis of Balmoral Island. You'll be lead to your very own private poolside cabana to soak up a VIP island experience among the palms trees and powder white sands. Your package includes free Wi-Fi, shaded patio sofas and sunning loungers, butler service, plus bottled water, snacks, a bottle of champagne and one cocktail from the bar. With two freshwater pools, a picture-perfect shoreline, festive DJ music, marine animal habitats, complimentary noodles, tubes, kids' toy's and non-motorized watersports (sun floats, paddle boards and snorkel equipment - additional cost applies), you're set up for one fun day in the sun. Plus, you'll be treated to a great selection of Caribbean food including the Daily Special of Conch Fritters, Pulled Pork, BBQ Chicken, BBQ Ribs all served with rice (mixed with black beans) and salad with French dressing, or choose a grilled hamburger, hotdog, and fries with vegetarian options available as well. A bit of seaside serenity and aquatic thrills … what more could you ask for in The Bahamas?
Escape to Blue Lagoon Island for some Bahamian style relaxation. Take a soothing swim in the calm lagoon, float on a water mat or lay on the beach with the white sand between your toes. Enjoy a double hammock for you and visit the Island Bar and enjoy one of the local specialty drinks. Complete your day at the beach with a stop at the Animal facility, where you can see dolphins and sea lions at play in their natural habitat.
Prepare for a life-changing encounter with a magnificent dolphin at Blue Lagoon Island, home of the famous Flipper. After a short, scenic large ferry cruise to the Island, you'll meet the dolphin trainers for an informative orientation. Enjoy the beach and snorkeling before or after the dolphin program. Interact in waist deep water where these beautiful and gentle sea creatures will impress you with their friendliness and supreme intelligence. Memories of your once in a lifetime experience will be captured by professional photo and video personnel. At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
Play and swim with beautiful and friendly Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins during a fun and highly interactive excursion at beautiful Blue Lagoon Island. You'll be delighted by their flipper handshake and kisses and amazed by their strength as they propel you through the water in a dolphin "foot push." Fall in love with these gentle and intelligent creatures as they flaunt their magic. Enjoy the ever calm lagoon beach before or after your dolphin interaction. At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
Join a specialized guide for a scenic stroll around the private isle of Blue Lagoon, where you’ll discover historical treasures, native plants and marine life. This tour includes time to enjoy the beautiful lagoon beach, before or after your tour. Cast away from Nassau on a high-speed large ferry and delight in a 35-minute cruise across Caribbean waters to the private tropical paradise of Blue Lagoon Island. Alongside a local guide, head out on foot on backroad trails lined with coconut palms teeming with tropical birds, as you hear the colorful history of the island dating back to 1875. Blue Lagoon Island is home to a thriving ecosystem of coral reefs and marine life including sharks, stingrays and dolphins. Listen along to tales of pirates who used to cull salt from the lagoon, as well as the European royalty and American luminaries who once stayed on the island. The guided portion of the tour concludes at the Entrance Tower, a timeworn concrete landmark that stands guard over the lagoon and offers spectacular views of the entire island. With about an hour of free time on the island, you can swim, sun, shop, rent watersports and snorkel equipment, or dine on island specialties before catching your return boat back to port. At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
Enjoy an encounter with sea lions that allows you to kiss, hug, feed and play with these affectionate and humorous marine mammals from a waist-deep water platform. Your tour includes a 35-minute scenic boat ride through historic Nassau Harbor on a high-speed, double-decker ferry. You'll cruise to Blue Lagoon Island, and upon completion of your sea lion encounter you may also observe the fascinating Atlantic bottlenose dolphins and southern stingrays in their natural habitat. A professional on-site photo and video staff captures your interaction with the sea lions and gives you the opportunity to purchase these memories after your program is done. At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
'Rays' the roof with a fun and new animal experience at Blue Lagoon Island! You'll enjoy access to the beautiful lagoon beach before or after your interaction. The certified animal trainers will first teach you about the natural history of the gentle southern stingray in a fun, dockside briefing. You will then be able to safely interact with their rays on a shallow platform. Feel their silky smooth fins as they glide under your fingertips, even getting a chance to feed one if you are daring. These graceful animals are fascinating to watch and interact with! You are certain to soak up this experience and 'rays your awareness' for the protection of these beautiful creatures of the sea. Professional photo and video staff will be there to capture all your memories! At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
Cast your worries away as you sail to the private tropical oasis of Blue Lagoon Island and enjoy a small-group swim with dolphins, plus free time at the beach and a Bahamian lunch served beachside. Admire picturesque Caribbean scenes on a 35-minute double-decker ferry ride to Blue Lagoon Island. Engage in a 25-minute interactive swim with bottlenose dolphins, learning the behaviors of these highly intelligent and friendly marine mammals. Alongside expert trainers you will kiss, hug, dance, pet and swim alongside the dolphins. Then with two hours of free time on the island, you can unwind or get in the aquatic action as you please. Sunbathe on white sands, swim in the calm warm lagoon waters or nap in a hammock under shady palms — watersports rentals like kayaks, aqua bikes and an inflatable aqua park are available for an additional fee. Your private island beach day package also includes lunch, complete with grilled sandwiches, hot dogs, barbecue chicken, peas and rice, vegetarian options, plus a salad bar and a non-alcoholic beverage. This tour offers the best of the Bahamas, private island style.
Explore the stunning beauty of Blue Lagoon Island on a two-wheeled, self-balancing Segway — a tour highly rated on TripAdvisor. Begin with a 35-minute scenic boat ride through Nassaus harbor, followed by a brief orientation and safety training session. You will be amazed at how easy it is to maneuver your transporter across pathways and sandy beaches to get to the best areas of Blue Lagoon Island. Our knowledgeable and fun guides keep you safe and informed as you cruise to see historic sites on the island, learning about island folklore, native foods and plants, and our diverse marine life, including stingrays, sharks, dolphins and sea lions. Your one-hour tour culminates with a visit to The Tower, with its magnificent views of the surrounding turquoise waters. Your guided tour also includes a bottle of water, rental locker and a digital 5x7 professional photo of you on your Segway. This tour gives ample time for shopping and enjoying the beach as this a small guided tour. Purchase any number of fun activities found on the island, including photos with the animals, water sports, play passes, beach shade bundles, snorkeling and more. At your leisure choose between two return ferries back to your ship.
Plunge into Nassau's turquoise waters and discover colorful reefs on a two-tank dive. Your dive locations are determined the day of your underwater adventure. You'll receive your own tank, weights, and weight belt.
Watch as the beauty, charm and island culture of the Bahamas comes to life on a narrated bus tour that highlights the town’s most notable landmarks. Join a friendly and informative guide in the comfort of an air-conditioned motor coach for a sensational ride around downtown Nassau. Your escort will expound on the archipelago’s history as you pass the bright-pink Government House and distinguished Graycliff Hotel property. A quick stop at the 18th-century Fort Charlotte affords you a look into the island’s British-Colonial past. At John Watling’s Distillery, you can enjoy a self-guided tour at the 1789 Buena Vista Estate. During your journey you’ll also see filming locations where Sean Connery starred in 1965’s James Bond movie Thunderball. You’ll then venture past the bustling Nassau Straw Market and over the bridge to Paradise Island, home to the world-famous Atlantis, a sprawling beach resort known for its casino and aquarium attractions. Enjoy a panoramic view of Nassau from your window seat before being conveniently transported back to port.
Double your adventure in Nassau with a fun day of exploration that includes a scenic catamaran cruise and panoramic motor coach sightseeing drive. To kick off this three-hour tour, join a friendly and skilled staff aboard the custom-designed Seahorse Catamaran and cast off from Paradise Island Harbor for a spectacular 45-minute jaunt. As you glide across dazzling turquoise Bahamian waters, you’ll not only delight in complimentary rum punch and soda, but also catch a glimpse of picturesque lighthouses, celebrity homes, and mega yachts. Once back on dry land hop in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus to start your sightseeing trip past the bustling Straw Market, Governor’s Mansion, and Gregory’s Arch. Enjoy a quick stop at the 18th-century Fort Fincastle atop Society Hill, where you’ll also discover the Queen’s Staircase, or “66 Steps,” which is carved out of solid limestone rock. A journey across the bridge lands you at the sprawling Atlantis Paradise Island, a world-famous beach resort featuring a beautiful lobby and plenty of boutiques for your souvenir shopping pleasure. Head back with your guide to port, or opt to stay a bit longer and arrange your own transportation back to the ship — the choice is yours.
You will be given a lesson by one of our diving Instructors who will teach you the basic concepts and skills for scuba diving. Some of the skills include filling your mask with water and clearing it out and taking the regulator out of your mouth and replacing it. Once you are comfortable with the skills you will accompany your instructor on a shallow dive (not deeper than 40' but normally around 24') that will last about 40-45 minutes depending on your air consumption. The price includes all of the equipment (except for a wetsuit $12.90), your lesson, dive and transportation.
Take in the sights of Nassau and Paradise Island in air-conditioned comfort, with photo stops and samples of tasty local food and drink along the way. On this guided tour, you’ll make about seven stops, one of them the Nassau Rum Cake Factory to taste delicious cakes soaked in rum. For amazing views of Nassau, climb the Queen’s Staircase of more than 65 steps carved by slaves out of solid coral rock, giving you an amazing view of Nassau below.
Then visit John Watling’s Distillery to see how rum is made and sip some samples. Take advantage of photo ops at late 18th-century Fort Charlotte, built to defend the island against pirates, as well as the luxurious Atlantis Royal Towers. You’ll also stop at the local foodie favorite fish fry in colorful Junkanoo Beach, followed by a stop at the bustling Straw Market to browse handmade Bahamian crafts, gifts, local foods, souvenirs and more.
Take off on a Mercedes Sprinter, or luxurious vehicle, sightseeing tour of western New Providence Island. Your knowledgeable driver will take you to areas of the island that are rarely seen. Visit the Nassau caves and learned how they were formed and take photos. Then the tour will continue and learn about the culture and architecture. This activity if for a first time visitor or a return visitor that want to see something new in New Providence Island.
This is the activity for you if you want to experience deep sea fishing in Nassau. You will board a fishing boat and experience fishing off the coast of Nassau. Our guides will help you during this fishing adventure. This activity caters to the beginner or avid fisher. It is an excellent friends or family activity. It’s a fabulous deep fishing experience, no matter what you catch at the end of the day.
During your adventure tour, you will be chauffeured by a qualified tour guide in one of our customized open stretched Jeep Wranglers. Each vehicle is equipped with audio visual interactive screens and lively informative videos await you as you become immersed in culture, history, ecology, and the pulse of Nassau.
Cruise on a glass-bottom boat through Nassau's harbor. Your guide identifies historical sites, homes of the rich and famous and general information on the Bahamas. When the boat is positioned over a reef area, you'll go to the viewing deck to see fantastic coral reefs, tropical fish and living coral through the glass bottom. Afterward, enjoy a slow cruise to your ship while listening to music and sipping a complimentary rum or fruit punch.
Your fully interactive chocolate tour at Graycliff Chocolatier surrounds you with delicious chocolate confections. You’ll suit up in hygienic coveralls and learn about regional cacao beans, the importance of fair trade, how beans are processed and how the final product is created. Graycliff’s Chocolatier will teach you techniques for dipping, glazing and using molds to create your own chocolate masterpieces. Delight in delicious samples and take home your own chocolate creations in a special gift box.
See some of Nassau’s most historic points of interest. Tour in air-conditioned comfort on a two-hour coach ride, taking you to Rawson and Parliament Squares, the Queen’s Staircase, Government House and more.
You’ll first pass through Rawson Square to the city’s legislative center, where you can’t miss the Houses of Parliament, a peachy-pink collection of buildings with bright green shutters. Then you’ll see Fort Montagu — the Battle of Nassau was fought there, the first successful amphibious assault by the fledgling U.S. Marine Corps during the American Revolutionary War.
Next is the Queen’s Staircase, 66 steps carved by slaves out of solid coral rock. The top of the steps offers amazing views of Nassau below. Your journey continues passing other sites such as Government House, a beautiful, pink Georgian mansion where the governor-general lives, as well as the nearby Graycliff Hotel, an elegant colonial mansion. A stop at the Rum Cake Factory is included where you can taste one of Nassau's favorite dessert.
Explore Nassau and its beautiful marine life from above and below. A scenic ride takes you through the Nassau Harbor to the Seaworld Explorer. You'll board and descend to an underwater observatory located 5 feet below the water's surface to see delicate varieties coral and colorful tropical fish. Your tour includes highlights of Nassau including Bay Street, Rawson's Square, the Queen's Staircase, Fort Fincastle and Parliament buildings.
Immerse yourself in the wonders of the undersea and dive closer to a complex and diverse coral reef ecosystem with SNUBA. SNUBA was created for those who enjoy the simplicity of snorkeling but would like to experience the wonders of breathing underwater. It is safe, easy and does not require certification. Accompanied by a professional and certified guide, depart for your once-in-a-lifetime experience. Number and location of sights visited on all ocean adventures is weather dependent.
Escape the bustle of the Nassau waterfront for time on the private iconic Pearl Island. Begin with a half-hour commentated harbor cruise, viewing colorful architecture and learning a bit of the area’s history along the way. Upon arrival have a complimentary photo taken and sip a welcome tropical punch (alcoholic or nonalcoholic). Relax in one of the sun or shade decks, play on a powder white-sand beach or go for a swim in the crystal-clear Bahamian water. Kayaks, standup paddle boards, beach & board games are also available. When ready climb the iconic lighthouse for a breathtaking view of the surrounding islands. Don your mask, snorkel, vest and fins (all provided) and head to a nearby protected reef within the crystal-clear waters of the Bahamas — less than 50 feet away from the island. Spend half an hour on a guided underwater adventure, discovering vibrant marine life just below the surface. Your time on Pearl Island also includes a delicious Bahamian served lunch with your choice of soft drink.
Escape the bustle of the Nassau waterfront for time on the private iconic Pearl Island. Begin with a half-hour commentated harbor cruise, viewing colorful architecture and learning a bit of the area’s history along the way. Upon arrival have a complimentary photo taken and sip a welcome tropical punch (alcoholic or nonalcoholic). Relax in the sun or shade decks, play on a powder white-sand beach or go for a swim in the crystal-clear Bahamian water. Kayaks, standup paddle boards, beach & board games are also available. When ready climb the iconic lighthouse for a breathtaking view of the surrounding islands. Your time on Pearl Island also includes a delicious Bahamian served lunch with your choice of soft drink.
This exciting snorkeling adventure introduces you to the best of Nassau's underwater world from above and below the surface. Take a scenic, 45-minute historical cruise through Nassau Harbor to the Sea Gardens of Athol Island. This tour featuring National Geographic Snorkeler Gear makes a great snorkeling experience even better.There, enjoy a private group snorkel at Rainbow Reef, one of the most beautiful coral reefs in the Caribbean. Your guides will escort you through the marine life sanctuary, getting you close to the colorful coral and reef fish of the Bahamas, helping you identify marine life and assisting you if needed. After your underwater adventure, you’ll still have some extra time for shopping at Nassau’s famous Straw Market before heading back to the ship.
This fascinating semi-submarine tour will submerge you into the waters of the Bahamas for an amazing view of its underwater world. You’ll have opportunities to capture photos of magnificent scenes above and below the sea. Relax on a comfortable powered catamaran, and listen as your guide provides informative and entertaining narration about the history of the Bahamas as you cruise along Nassau’s harbor. The vessel rides past the beautiful Paradise and Blue Lagoon Islands. You’ll spot magnificent private homes seated along the coastline. You may even catch a glimpse of the homes of the rich and famous. The ride stops at the underwater marine park. Here you will transfer to the SeaWorld Explorer, a semi-submarine that sits five feet beneath the ocean’s surface. Your vessel will explore the waters of Athol Island and visit three magnificent coral reefs. Look out the interior windows and watch as schools of tropical fish float into the “Sea Gardens” and greet you by floating up to the vessel’s glass panels. Get your cameras ready as the Captain entices even more marine species, like sea turtles and sharks, to reveal themselves during a feeding session. Your knowledgeable guide shares facts about the fish you observe.
Uncover gorgeous coral formations and vibrant tropical fish on a sail and snorkel adventure through the Bahamas. Enjoy snorkeling at one of the untouched reefs near Spruce Cay or Athol Island, where you will dive in and discover the complex yet soothing world that lurks below the surface. Explore the many different species of amazing marine life and the beauty of the pristine Caribbean Sea on this revelatory excursion of the underworld.
Take in a glorious Bahamian sunset on a scenic catamaran or double decker boat through Nassau’s beautiful natural harbor. Learn of the harbor’s colorful past, get a closer look at the pretty, pastel-hued buildings dotting the waterfront, plus see the glitzy homes and flashy yachts of the rich and famous on Paradise Island.
You’ll be in the very same historic harbor that was once a haven for pirates, including the infamous Blackbeard. In fact, in the early 18th century, there were more than 1,000 pirates in Nassau, far more than the town’s 100 or so inhabitants. At the time, these buccaneers proclaimed Nassau a pirate republic. The harbor was also the place where smugglers shifted cargo from the Confederacy during the Civil War and bootleggers profited during Prohibition. More recently, the harbor was the setting for scenes in a variety of movies, including 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Help!, Splash, Flipper and several James Bond films.
While onboard, enjoy a complimentary beverage — a Bahama Mama, Goombay Smash, Fruit Punch or bottled water — as you slowly make your way back, watching Mother Nature paint the sky a magical palette of colors as the sun sinks gradually into the horizon.