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   Tuesday, September 17, 2019 

The BahamasNassau Gateway to Bahamas and Its Beautiful Islands

Courtesy of Book Atlantis Bahamas

 Travel Guide     

The Nassau Island in Bahamas is gateway to Bahamas and its 700 small and big islands. This paradise is open for full year for tourist to explore the islands, cays and breath taking beaches. The untouched natural beauty is still intact in its original pure form, most of the islands are less populated and offer peace, calmness and tranquility.

The activities you can do in Nassau, Bahamas are limitless. All over the world Bahamas is famous for water sport activities. You will find many companies with experience instructor giving tourist sea tours for under water caves exploration or deep scuba diving instructions. This place is also famous for dolphin encounters, swimming with dolphins in closed enclosure or in open water is truly life time experience. The beaches filled with white and pick sand add beauty to islands, with empty beaches and no one to bother you is perfect for your honeymoon and romantic couples.

Nassau is gateway to Bahamas and its chain of islands. All the international flights land here at Nassau, being hub of Bahamas you will see maximum tourist in this city. Very few flights (private) go to smaller or other surrounding islands. This place is best to start your Caribbean vacation and explore Bahamian culture.

The Nassau being the national capital of Bahamas is hub for economic and travel industry, most of the government buildings and private companies operate in Nassau. The place is hybrid of natural beauty and modern architecture, surrounded with beautiful beaches, fantastic restaurants catering world class cuisine. The Nassau, Bahamas is famous among travelers for secluded beautiful beaches, water sport activities and big sport fishing.

The island serves as base camp for visiting other beautiful islands, the access to remote islands is through either boats or through private small planes. In order to maximize the travel experience, boat journey is recommended by many experience travelers. However if time is the criteria and you want maximize the travel enjoyment than air travel to islands is recommended. Some of the islands take 8-10 hours to reach the destination by local boats.

Because of long travel by boats, travel by air is the popular choice among travelers to save the precious time on vacation. However there are people, who have time and love for sailing, to them boat option is the best. If you are in Nassau then don’t miss world famous Paradise Beach, the beach is linked to Nassau by bridge, the Paradise beach is famous for stunning views, water sport activity and golf course.

The island is also kids friendly; many companies operating in Nassau specialize in water sports geared towards kids and college students. The world famous “Dolphin Encounter” program is based in Nassau. The instructors working at Dolphin program are certified and have extensive experience in handling the dolphins and humans in close vicinity. Under the watchful eyes of trained staff kids get opportunity to touch and swim with Dolphins.

The other attractions for kids and families are Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and beaches for beach activities. The Nassau, Bahamas is great place to be with family and friends and this island is perfect location to create family bonding.

Another attractive point about Nassau, Bahamas the food variety you get here. The Bahamas culture is inspired by British, Spanish and West Indies culture, the blend of mix culture has resulted into a fine cuisine. The choices are endless. The restaurants combine main stream dishes with native dishes to create exotic taste. The fresh caught grouper, snapper and other fishes are served in local delicacy with fruits and vegetables in a splendid ambiance. There are many restaurants on Nassau which provide local and international cuisines, one thing can be assured that you will taste best sea food in world.

The climate is Nassau, Bahamas is another great thing; the weather here on average is warm and sunny. With turquoise-colored water the ocean views are breathtaking; the best part is that the Nassau is that it is open year around for travelers.

Things to do in Nassau Island, Bahamas

  • Looking for reasons why you should visit Nassau, Bahamas
  • If you are tired of walking on dirty brown sand beach and want to walk-on white sand beach then Nassau or other Bahamas island is the choice. 
  • Looking for some lady luck, try your luck at casinos.(Shows, Magic Acts , Acrobatics )
  • Great place to show marine life to kids, encounter with Dolphins is great attraction.
  • Party like a celebrity at Aura, our new 9,000 square foot nightclub.
  • Visit “Aquaventure” a water sport area , great rides and slides.
  • Visit 5 star restaurant
  • Best snorkeling and diving spots.
  • Play Golf 
  • Sail to near by islands. 
  • Bone fishing 
  • If you are certified Scuba diver, then scuba diving or snorkeling the coral reefs is another option for you.
  • Visit Paradise island in Bahamas
  • Explore local straw market, largest in Carrieban 
  • Have interest in shopping, great place to buy duty free items such as perfume, jewelry, crafts and liquor etc.
  • These are just few reasons, to get ready and visit Nassau, Bahamas

Where to stay in Nassau Island, Bahamas

You will find beach resorts and hotels on island and in some cases private villas. Couples of listings are given below, please note this is not the complete list.

  • Hotels and real-estate in Nassau and Paradise Island, Bahamas 
  • Sheraton Cable Beach Resort â€" Starwood’s newest Caribbean resort is now open! 
  • Paradise Island Harbour Resort â€" All inclusive resort on Paradise Island 
  • Nassau Palm Resort â€" Overlooking Nassau Harbour 
  • Coldwell Banker Bahamas * H.G. Christie Ltd. * Mosko Realty 
  • Private Villas

Plan your trip in advance, The Nassau is on world map and there are direct flights from South America and North America. The Nassau Island also serves as gateway to other Bahamas islands.

Nassau in Bahamas â€" Gateway to Bahamas and its Beautiful Islands

Local Bahamas Travel Professionals: http://www.bookatlantisbahamas.com

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