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Ranked #1 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
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Sandy Toes (Nassau)
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$79* and up
Ranked #2 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Owner description: Spend the day snorkeling and kayaking or lazing on our private beach or in our hammocks. Get in the water and take a swim, or... more » Owner description: Spend the day snorkeling and kayaking or lazing on our private beach or in our hammocks. Get in the water and take a swim, or socialize with other guests during a game of volleyball or dizzy lizard, organized by our activities coordinator. Rent a water float and bask in the sun or join us at the Sandy Toes Beach Bar for music and our famous Sandy Toe drink. When it's all said and done, your experience with us is sure to be a memorable one. « less
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Ranked #3 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Water Parks; Other
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Rose Island (Paradise Island)
Ranked #4 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Islands; Outdoors
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Marine Habitat at Atlantis (Paradise Island)
Ranked #5 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
The world's largest marine park, home to over 50,000 sea animals.
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Cable Beach (Nassau)
Ranked #6 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #7 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Gardens; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Beautifully manicured gardens set next to a 12th century Augustine monastery.
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Predator Lagoon (Paradise Island)
Ranked #8 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
This aquarium breeds and preserves the ocean's most nototious predators, among which is the black-nosed shark.
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Ranked #9 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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Ranked #10 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
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Dolphin Cay Atlantis (Paradise Island)
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Ranked #11 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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$45* and up
Ranked #12 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) is the premier arts institution in The Bahamas. It is committed to engaging... more » Owner description: The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) is the premier arts institution in The Bahamas. It is committed to engaging the history of Bahamian Art and Visual culture and supporting contemporary movements and experimental contemporary art practice through exhibitions, an extensive public programme schedule, community and regional projects and partnerships, arts education, providing fellowships and grants, the establishment and support of an art library and the building of the National Collection of The Bahamas. « less
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Ranked #13 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Marinas; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #14 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Gardens; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Zoos/Aquariums

Situated only minutes from the heart of downtown Nassau , Bahamas , there is no place quite like the Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Center . The 5-½ acre park is part... more »

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Ranked #15 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Parks; Outdoors
Owner description: Probably one of the best kept secrets on the island. This Park combines beautiful nature trails, historical ruins, amazing... more » Owner description: Probably one of the best kept secrets on the island. This Park combines beautiful nature trails, historical ruins, amazing desolate beaches and guided tours. The nature park is home to winding trails, three beaches and a excellent snorkeling on the island. The only disadvantage is that it is not accessible by public transportation or within walking distance to the hotels. You have to book a tour through an operator but believe us it is worth the trip! « less
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Waterscape (Paradise Island)
Ranked #16 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Water Parks; Aquariums; Other
Owner description: The largest outdoor aquarium in the world, featuring six lagoons, five swimming pools, 40 waterfalls and underwater walkways... more » Owner description: The largest outdoor aquarium in the world, featuring six lagoons, five swimming pools, 40 waterfalls and underwater walkways for viewing fish. « less
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Arawak Cay (Nassau)
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$45* and up
Ranked #17 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #18 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
This limestone staircase was built by slaves to honor Queen Victoria's help in the abolition of slavery in the Bahamas.
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Ranked #19 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Outdoors

The Dolphin Close Encounter is the name of one of the programs offered by Dolphin Encounters. Located on Blue Lagoon Island, just off of Paradise Island and Nassau, Dolphin... more »

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Jaws Beach (Nassau)
Ranked #20 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
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Ranked #21 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
Museum showcasing the costumes and floats from the annual Junkanoo parade.
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Ranked #22 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: ; History Museums; Museums

 Located in downtown Nassau on the corner of George and Marlborough streets, Pirates of Nassau is a true landmark nestled in three historical buildings: The Slave Kitchen, which... more »

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Casino at Atlantis Resort (Paradise Island)
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$45* and up
Ranked #23 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Resort Communities; Casinos; Comedy Clubs; Dance Club/ Discos; Malls; Other
Owner description: Who said Atlantis is sunk? Bombastic entertainment complex combining Disneyworld theatrics with Las Vegas kitsch where you... more » Owner description: Who said Atlantis is sunk? Bombastic entertainment complex combining Disneyworld theatrics with Las Vegas kitsch where you can gamble, dine and shop. « less
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Ranked #24 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Ferries/ Boats; Other
This high-speed ferry makes the trip from Nassau to Harbour Island in just under two hours.
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Junkanoo Beach (Nassau)
Ranked #25 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Cabbage Beach (Nassau)
Ranked #26 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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$45* and up
Ranked #27 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks
The Queen's representative to the Bahamas lives in this imposing colonial structure.
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$45* and up
Ranked #28 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Government Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: With a statue of Queen Victoria situated in the center, this square is where most of Nassau's main government buildings can... more » Owner description: With a statue of Queen Victoria situated in the center, this square is where most of Nassau's main government buildings can be found. « less
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Fort Charlotte (Nassau)
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$45* and up
Ranked #29 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
Underground passages and dungeons lie underneath this old fort, built in 1787.
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Fort Fincastle (Nassau)
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$45* and up
Ranked #30 of 90 attractions in New Providence Island
Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Cultural
The top of this 126-foot fort offers spectacular panoramic views of the ocean.
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