When you travel to Nassau, you will love to visit popular tourist spots and enjoy the local culture. Amongst other Things to do in Nassau, you can surely explore some of the best things to do in Nassau to make your trip a fulfilling one. On a trip to Nassau things to do can include exploring Nassau attractions and visiting the places of interest.
The name describes exactly what it is. It is a limestone staircase that was built by the slaves in honour of Queen Victoria for her help in abolishing slavery.
Most of the capital’s government buildings are located at this square which has a statue of the Queen Victoria at its centre.
This is a colonial structure which houses the Queen’s present representative in the Bahamas.
It is one of the tiniest gems of Nassau tours but very interesting. It is a wooden structure which is the oldest in the island established in the early 18th century.
This is reportedly the watchtower of the infamous pirate ‘Blackbeard’. One of the most historically significant attractions in the city.
Another important square in the city which has a beautiful bronze statue depicting the exquisite beauty in Nassau’s women.
Some other significant forts built by various rulers of Nassau over the time are, Fort Nassau, Fort Charlotte, and Fort Fincaster among others.
Nassau has many fun places to entertain the kids as well. Most resorts in Nassau have various categories of indoor water sports facilities, kids’ pools and kids playing area with various indoor games and video games for kids to enjoy their vacations. You can also get swimming, snorkelling and kayaking lessons for your kids in the beaches from trained professionals. Other than this the island delight kids with the close hands-on experience with exotic marine life and personal encounters with Bottleneck dolphins and Sea lions at the Blue Lagoon.
Adventurous activities that one can indulge in Nassau include kayaking, snorkelling, speed boat and catamaran riding, fast ferry rides etc.
Nassau is the perfect place for tourists seeking to have a nice relaxed vacation filled with lazing around the beach on hammocks while sipping cocktails made from fresh exotic fruits accompanied by the stunning views of the beach. One can also find a huge list of choices in some of the finest spas of the world in this island in the many resorts of Nassau. You can also choose to relax.
Some of the finest restaurants of the world are located in Nassau.
This is located underneath the bridge from Nassau to Paradise Island. You can find one the finest and freshest conch in this place. There are numerous docks offering freshly made conches.
This lovely café mainly specializes in Italian cuisine.
It is a famous Caribbean institution best known for its traditional Neapolitan pizza and a Brazilian churrascaria. It is a must try for tourists in Nassau.
Some of the most popular dishes in Nassau, Bahamas is the Bahamian conch that can be served either raw or cooked or al Dante’ or in soups. Amongst other local food items include groupers, tuna, sea bream and needlefish served grilled accompanied with cereals. Some of them may also be served with vegetables like tomato, celery and onion.
In the middle of sophisticated duty-free shops and malls you will find this unique flea market. You can find beautiful handmade Bahamian handicrafts, for souvenirs and gifts also things such as hand-woven straw hats, mats, bags, wooden dolls, jewellery made of conch shell and various wood carvings and more at highly affordable prices that are unique to Nassau culture and heritage.
Nassau also offers all modern designer shopping items. Close to the Nassau straw market is the luxurious duty-free shops.
The shops in Paradise Island’s Marina Beach also offer an assortment of designer shops like from Dooney & Bourke to Cartier, to buy expensive gifts for friends and family.
This is another street market which offers various Bahamian crafts like conch shell jewellery, Junkanoo art wooden carvings, clothing, and straw work other souvenirs and more.