Nassau

Nassau excursions are a gateway to exploring the rich culture and history of the Bahamas, featuring visits to historic sites and vibrant local markets. Nassau Excursions also offer a variety of water-based activities, such as snorkeling, diving, and sailing in the crystal-clear Caribbean waters, catering to both adventure lovers and those seeking relaxation.

Snorkeling, beach day, scuba diving, water sports, and sightseeing excursions await in the Bahamas’ capital. Nassau, the largest city in the Bahamas, has long been a favorite Caribbean vacation destination for travelers. Thanks to its island charm, state-of-the-art resorts, white sand beaches, and turquoise waters, Nassau has a relaxing feel rarely present anywhere else. It’s also close to Paradise Island, home to the world-famous Atlantis Resort.

At Shore Excursions Group, we offer an incredible variety of Bahamian sightseeing island tours sure to impress. Discover the best of this Bahamian city on a walking tour, beach day excursion, or catamaran cruise line. Whether you choose a half-day or full-day adventure, our Nassau shore excursions are designed to give you an unforgettable experience.

Popular Excursions

Discover Nassau for an introduction to the Bahamas’ best and most beautiful highlights, including downtown Nassau, Paradise Island, Atlantis Resort, Junkanoo Beach, Arawak Cay, and Nassau Harbor. Swim with dolphins during one of our dolphin encounters, learn to scuba dive, enjoy snorkeling among stingrays and the beautiful Bahamian coral reefs, or dive down in your own personal SUB for a one-of-a-kind diving experience.

Paradise Island

Paradise Island is known for its white-sand beaches and crystal clear waters. You can also explore Paradise Island’s popular Atlantis Resort and its legendary Aquaventure water park. Paradise Island has something for everyone. Whether you want to relax in a spa, golf on world-class golf courses, win big in two of the largest Caribbean casinos, or paddleboard all day, you’ll be in paradise – literally and figuratively.

Blue Lagoon Island

Also, just a few minutes away from Paradise Island is Blue Lagoon Island, a private local-family owned island famous for its secluded beaches and animal encounter programs. You can swim with the dolphins, interact with stingrays, snorkel with sharks, and have personal encounters with sea lions, all in their natural environment.

Pearl Island

Experience the beautiful clear waters, white-sand beaches, and warm tropical sun from this hidden gem of an island. Just a short boat ride from Nassau. Pearl Island is a private beach getaway filled with luxurious experiences. From private cabanas to charter rentals, there’s simply something magical about this place.

Downtown Nassau

Nassau is one of the most visited cruise ports in the Bahamas and one of the most popular cruising destinations in the Caribbean. Nassau has it all. If you want to get a taste of city life, take a walking tour of downtown and nearby sightseeing destinations. If you feel like ditching the beach chairs and treating yourself to a Bahamian dining experience, you can enjoy a unique meal at Graycliff. It’s a five-star Caribbean restaurant complete with a delicious wine tasting. In the mood for some smooth spirits? John Watling’s Distillery has been providing high-quality rum since 2003, and they do tours of their incredible distillery.

No matter your style, there are plenty of activities for you to see and do on this lovely island. Browse more of our Nassau shore excursions and tours below to find your perfect getaway.

Why Nassau

Nassau, the Bahamas, combines the excitement of a big city with the relaxed lifestyle of a Caribbean utopia. Located on New Providence Island, Nassau’s sightseeing opportunities, crystal clear blue waters, and white sand beaches make it a truly remarkable tropical vacation destination. This city serves as the heart of the Bahamas and is near Paradise Island, Blue Lagoon Island, Salt Cay, Rose Island, Ardastra Gardens, Cable Beach, and Arawak Cay. With so much to do, Nassau features some of the best Bahamas tours and shore excursions that will immerse you in the traditions, culture, and marine life that are unique to the area.

Rich History

This historic Caribbean city is one of the world’s most popular cruise and snorkeling destinations, and it’s easy to see why. Around one million travelers board Caribbean cruise ships that travel to Nassau every year! With these staggering numbers, it’s easy to see that Nassau is truly a spot you won’t want to miss. Not to mention the remarkable historical sites, like the Queen’s Staircase. A 66-step major landmark in Nassau, it was carved out of solid limestone rock between 1793 and 1794. Located at the Fort Fincastle Historic Complex, the staircase is within walking distance from downtown and perfect for small group tours.

Lifetime Experiences

We offer a variety of unforgettable Bahamian experiences for every kind of traveler. Visit the private island of Balmoral where you’ll get to see the famous Bahamian swimming pigs, or join one of our dolphin encounters for an up-close and personal experience with dolphins and sea lions. If you’re looking for more excitement, check out our catamaran cruise to Paradise Island to experience the resort’s famous Aquaventure water park and water slides. For some rest and relaxation, our Blue Lagoon Island Beach Day is a great opportunity to recharge. And for a taste of local Nassau culture, we offer sightseeing island tours via powerboat, ATV, and more. We also offer plenty of snorkeling and scuba diving excursions for those who want to experience the Bahamas’ exquisite marine life.

Whether it’s snorkeling with dolphins, scuba diving with sharks, or simply kicking back on the beach, our wide selection of Nassau shore excursions has something for everyone. We’re here to help you embark on a truly memorable getaway.