Best Time To Visit:
For the most temperate weather, visit between November and April.
Key Cruising Areas:
Paradise Island, just across the water from Nassau is a must-see, and the nearby islands on Atholl and Rose are beautiful, with areas used in the filming of the James Bond film Thunderball. Cruise around the coast of Nassau to reach many more beautiful beaches and national parks, with the nearby Exumas also within easy reach.
The Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island. This epic resort island has high-end restaurants, casinos, and a 141-acre water park called Aquaventure that has beaches, lazy rivers and hair raising slides, and the world’s largest open-air marine habitat which is home to hundreds of different marine species.
Best Spots for Wining and Dining:
For an immersive local dining experience visit the many creatively named seafood shacks that make up ‘Fish Fry’ district in Arawak Cay. Enjoy a private meal in Graycliff Restaurant’s wine cellar, or sample some of the plethoras of fine dining restaurants at Atlantis on Paradise Island, including Fish by José Andrés for a fresh and inventive take on seafood, and Nobu for world-class Japanese cuisine.