Excursions & Tours

About Nassau

Swimming Pigs, Snorkeling, and Sun

Price: $199.00   Sale Price: $169.00   Save: $30.00
Soak up the sun, swim with the pigs, and snorkel on this all-encompassing Bahamas adventure by boat!
5 Stars20 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverage, Snack Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Discover Nassau Town and Atlantis

Price: $89.00   Sale Price: $69.00   Save: $20.00
Likely To Sell Out
Experience the best of Nassau on this interesting and exciting tour of the island including a stop at the world famous Atlantis Resort.
4.5 Stars338 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

Pearl Island Beach Escape and Snorkel

Price: $150.00   Sale Price: $125.00   Save: $25.00
Experience an unforgettable day on Pearl Island, a unique private island minutes from Nassau. Spend your day snorkeling, playing and relaxing.
4.5 Stars8 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Glass Bottom Boat to the Sea Garden

Price: $52.00
See Nassau from above and below on this glass bottom boat cruise to the reef
4.5 Stars25 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

Best Of Nassau by Boat

Price: $58.00
Short on time? This convenient 90-minute cruise showcases the best attractions on the island. See Fort Montagu, the Potter's Cay Dock and more!
5 Stars12 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic, Cultural
Food/Beverage: None
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Sail and Snorkel Cruise

Price: $79.00
Enjoy sailing and snorkeling in the beautiful Bahamian waters.
4.5 Stars219 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Active, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverages Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes

Cultural Treasures of Nassau

Price: $69.00
Explore gorgeous Nassau, Bahamas, learn about its lively history and culture, taste the flavors of the region, and more.
5 Stars1 Review
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Beverage, Snacks Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes

The Art of Chocolate

Price: $85.00
Are you a chocoholic? You know who you are, so prepare for your dreams to come true and learn how to make your own chocolates under the tutelage of a master chocolatier and indulge in tasting delicious gourmet chocolates.
5 Stars4 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Cuisine
Food/Beverage: Snack
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour

Bahama Barrels: Winemaker for a Day

Price: $89.00
A must-do for any wine connoisseur or even novice, become a wine maker for the day and learn to blend your own wine on one of the most unique experiences in the Bahamas.
5 Stars7 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Downtown Nassau by Bike

Price: $92.00
Cycle through Nassau's downtown district to see an 18th-century limestone staircase, the Straw Market and so much more on this fun guided biking tour.
5 Stars5 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Active, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Snack, Beverage (Chocolate, Rum Sampling)
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Half Day Learn to Dive

Price: $259.00
Learn the basics of scuba diving and enjoy your first dive alongside your professional instructor in a perfect setting for those new to the sport.
4.5 Stars6 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Beach/water
Food/Beverage: water
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours 15 Minutes

Afternoon Tea Experience

Price: $119.00
Take a break from the ordinary and away from the noisy hustle and bustle of the sightseeing and beachgoing tours. Escape to a beautiful hotel for a traditional British afternoon tea and celebrate the finer things in life with a Bahamian twist.
5 Stars3 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cuisine
Food/Beverage: Snacks, Beverages
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Graycliff Wine Luncheon

Price: $249.00
Enjoy a wine lover's dream at one of the Caribbean's first Five-Star restaurants. A four course meal paired with wines from the award winning wine cellar and a chance to explore this extraordinary wine collection.
5 Stars1 Review
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Cultural, Cuisine
Food/Beverage: Meal, Beverages
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 2 Hours

Winemaker for a Day with Charcuterie Plate

Price: $142.00
A must-do for any wine connoisseur or even novice, become a wine maker for the day and learn to blend your own wine on one of the most unique experiences in the Bahamas.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

2 Tank - Certified Shark Dive

Price: $285.00
This could quite possibly be the most exciting two dives you will ever do, as you swim with and witness Caribbean Reef Sharks as they are fed.
5 Stars10 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Active, Beach/Water
Food/Beverage: Water Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours 15 Minutes

Winemaker for a Day with Fresh Fruit Plate

Price: $115.00
A must-do for any wine connoisseur or even novice, become a wine maker for the day and learn to blend your own wine on one of the most unique experiences in the Bahamas.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Winemaker for a Day with Nuts and Dried Fruit Plate

Price: $132.00
A must-do for any wine connoisseur or even novice, become a wine maker for the day and learn to blend your own wine on one of the most unique experiences in the Bahamas.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Cigar Rolling With Rum Tasting

Price: $219.00
If you like cigars, you will love this behind-the-scenes tour of the Graycliff Cigar Company! Watch a cigar rolling demonstration then sample a variety of delicious Caribbean rums.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Taste of Nassau Cuisine and Walking Tour

Price: $109.00
You won't leave hungry on this food-oriented Nassau walking tour. Stops include a favorite family owned "down home" eatery serving soul-warming Bahamian classics, locally sourced jams, salts, and island bush teas from a specialty spice merchant, and Nassau's best Euro-Caribbean fusion and an organic, fair trade Chocolatier featuring hand-made truffles by an award winning pastry chef will guarantee you experience a taste of Nassau.
5 Stars67 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cuisine, Scenic, Cultural
Food/Beverage: Tastings Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Pearl Island Beach Escape

Price: $105.00
Ever dreamed about a private island getaway? Escape the bustle of the Nassau waterfront for some time on the beach and take a scenic Nassau harbor cruise to idyllic Pearl Island.
4.5 Stars4 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Lunch is Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

SNUBA in the Bahamas

Price: $199.00
Explore Nassau's exciting undersea world without the need for dive certification while on this fun, half-day SNUBA tour.
5 Stars1 Review
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverage
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Two Tank Certified Dive

Price: $225.00
Enjoy a combination of a wall dive, along with a visit to a shallow reef or a shipwreck.
4 Stars2 Reviews
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Active, Beach/Water
Food/Beverage: Water Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours 15 Minutes

Explore Nassau Walking Tour

Price: $42.00
Hit all the must-see historical highlights with this fun, informative walking city tour of downtown Nassau.
5 Stars26 Reviews
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Walking
Food/Beverage: Not Included
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 1 Hours 30 Minutes

Historical Downtown Nassau Walk

Price: $60.00
Discover the historical and cultural highlights of Downtown Nassau, all in one excursion, from the Queen’s Staircase to Fort Fincastle to a local chocolatier and winery.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Cultural, Scenic
Food/Beverage: Beverage Included
Activity Level: Difficult
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Nassau Beach Break

Price: $50.00
Spend a day at the Bahamas’ Western Esplanade where you can relax and chill out under an umbrella and stretch out in a chaise lounger while taking in the beautiful aquamarine water views.
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Welcome drink is included.
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Pearl Island and Pigs Beach

Price: $215.00
Frolic with adorable swimming pigs in their natural habitat and then bliss out on the beach at Pearl Island, with a belly full of BBQ and a cold drink in hand.
Excursion Size: Standard
Excursion Type: Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Lunch Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 5 Hours

Snorkeling, Sea Turtles, and Swimming Pigs

Price: $185.00
Discover the aquatic treasures of Nassau, Bahamas, as you swim with the pigs and snorkel among the turtles. This exciting escapade, spanning across three captivating islands, offers you an immersive experience of the heart of the Bahamas's exotic marine life.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverage Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours

Private Deep Sea Sport Fishing

Price: Starting at $151.00/person
Set sail in Bahamas' deep blue waters and learn how to catch Billfish and more on this private deep sea fishing tour in Nassau.
Excursion Size: Private
Excursion Type: Active, Scenic, Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverages
Activity Level: Moderate
Excursion Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes

Semi-Private Arawak Beach Day with Cabana

Price: Starting at $116.00/person
Indulge in the ultimate beach day of pure relaxation in Nassau, Bahamas. Immerse yourself in the breathtaking vistas of the harbor lighthouse, and bask in the comfort of our exclusive cabana.
Excursion Size: Small
Excursion Type: Water/Beach
Food/Beverage: Beverage, Snacks Included
Activity Level: Easy
Excursion Duration: 4 Hours

Nassau

Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau excursions are a gateway to exploring the rich culture and history of the Bahamas, featuring visits to historic sites and vibrant local markets. Our Bahamas excursions in Nassau 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.

If you are looking for the best things to do in Nassau, walking tours, a beach day, scuba diving, water sports, and sightseeing tours await in the Bahamas' capital. Nassau, the capital and 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, coral reefs, 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

Note the following are sample tours and may not work with your itinerary. Find excursions for your cruise itinerary here.

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 are a history buff, explore excursions where you can see different landmarks, like visit Government House. Built in 1737, this 10-acre estate serves as the official residence of the Governor General of The Bahamas. If you are a foodie, try local delicacies such as conch fritters and rum cake, and visit a fair trade chocolatier to satisfy your sweet tooth. If you feel like ditching the beach chairs and treating yourself to a Bahamian fine 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 our Nassau shore excursions and tours below to find your perfect getaway.

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, Fort Montagu, Ardastra Gardens, Cable Beach, and Arawak Cay. With so much to do, Nassau features some of the best tours and shore excursions in the Bahamas 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 4.5 million travelers boarded Caribbean cruise ships to Nassau in 2023! 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 Paradise Island excursions - take a catamaran cruise and 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. 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.

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