So, you have a day to spare in Nassau and you don’t know what to do. Well… you have a lot of options on this Caribbean gem, from relaxing days on a deserted beach to action packed adventures that will have you jumping out of your skin. Here are our best Nassau Bahamas excursions you have to try.
A Day On A Private Beach
Join the team at Sandy Toes on a day excursion to a private beach. Here you can enjoy what the Bahamas is best known for. The beach! Enjoy a day of relaxing in the sun, snorkeling and splashing around in the water. After your swim you can listen to some music while having a drink or six in this paradise in paradise. The excursion is catered and there are plenty of places to relax out of the sun if you want a break. They even have a hammock garden!
Island Buggy Adventure
Want to see the island a little on the wild side? Jump in a buggy and see all the sites on this fully catered guided tour. You’ll see:
• Fort Charlotte – At this historic site you will learn all about the islands history
• The Caves – A stunningly limestone cavern formed over many years from crashing waves
• Clifton Heritage National Park – the Bahamas’s largest historic and ecological park.
And to finish off the day you’ll get some free time at the beach to cool down after your days adventure.
Private Fishing Charter
Want something a little different? Get a few friends together and hire a private fishing charter. You don’t need to do any of the hard work. It’s all done for you. They prepare the boat, they supply the fishing equipment and bait, and then they clean up at the end of the day. You can just have a great time. Cast your line in and grab a beer, and then when the fish start biting, grab on tight and enjoy the fight of your life as you reel in a monster!
And the guys that run the charters know exactly where the best fishing spots are. They do all the hard work and you get all the rewards.
Want to see Nassau in a unique way? Try out the Segway Tours on offer. You’ll see more of the island and it will keep you much cooler than walking around in the Caribbean heat.
After a short tutorial on how to use a Segway, you’ll be off exploring some of the best places Nassau has to offer. From amazing beaches to wonderful eateries. Your tour guide will fill you in on all the historical sites you pass, as well as general information on the island. And then before heading back home you finish the day off by testing your new skills by racing around an obstacle course!
Day Trip to Exuma
Want to escape Nassau and see another one of the Bahamas islands? Try out Exuma. This crystal-clear water paradise is just a short boat ride away from Nassau. You’ll probably know Exuma for its famous swimming pigs and they won’t disappoint. It’s definitely something you won’t forget. But this paradise is more than just about the pigs. You’ll find some of the whitest Caribbean sand and clearest waters here. And for the more adventurous you can take part in the swimming with sharks that’s available here.
Always remember to be mindful of the pigs. Don’t go touching them, as they are still wild animals.
These are just 5 of the best Nassau Bahamas excursions you have to try, and we’ve only just scratched the surface. There are many more to try. So, what are you waiting for? Book a trip to Nassau now. Would you rather be freezing at home or basking in the Caribbean sun?