Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau Vacations: Beaches & Culture

Nassau is known for beautiful beaches, rich culture, and vibrant history. Be dazzled by the white sands and turquoise waters of Cable Beach. Cross the bridge to Paradise Island and bask on Cabbage Beach. Delve into Nassau’s history with a visit to Fort Charlotte, Fort Fincastle, the Government House, or the Queen’s Staircase. After a day at the beach, explore the Straw Market and then sip some rum at the John Watling’s Distillery. Ready to dance to a steel-pan band? Contact your Liberty Travel vacation consultant to match you with a Nassau vacation package that’s just your style.

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Nassau at a Glance

Currency: Bahamian Dollar ($), though U.S. currency is widely accepted

Tipping Customs: Tip 15%, unless service charge is added

Language: English

Popular Drink: Sky Juice

Must Eat: Conch fritters

Power Up: A and B (two and three-prong type) 120 V


Weather: The subtropical climate brings cool trade winds in the summer and warm Gulf Stream breezes in the winter. Temperatures average 75˚ in the winter and 84˚ in the summer. June 1 – November 30 is hurricane season.

Best Time to Visit: Mid-December to Mid-April offer the best weather, but also bring crowds.

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Top Things to Do in Nassau

White-Sands, Turquoise Waters
There’s a beach in Nassau for every mood: Cable Beach is known for its pristine sand and water, Arawak Cay is known for its seafood shacks, and Junkanoo Beach gives you views of the cruise ships.

Step into 18th Century Nassau at Fort Charlotte
A tour guide in period costume will lead you around this 18th century fort, giving you a glimpse into Nassau’s history.

Sip A Bahama Mama at John Watling’s Distillery
Learn how the rum is made and how to make classic Bahamian cocktails.

Golf by the Sea
Tee-off on the Ocean Club’s championship green, boasting spectacular views of the Atlantic and Nassau Harbour, or play on the Royal Blue designed by Jack Nicklaus, with its ocean views and rolling green.

Explore the Sea by Snorkel or Glass Bottom Boat
See Nassau’s colorful fish on a glass bottom boat, or on a snorkel tour.

Bahamas conch shell

Nassau Vacation Packages: Bahamian Luxury the Liberty Travel Way

Whether you’re looking to relax on the beach or want to delve into Nassau’s culture, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Nassau vacation package crafted just for you.

When you book with us, you get:

  • Real People. More than a travel agent, your Nassau consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
  • Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Nassau for a truly personalized booking experience.
  • Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Nassau vacation packages, including our Escapes.
  • Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

We know Nassau. Leave the planning to us.