Experience a different side of the Bahamas with a vacation to its capital of Nassau. Home to approximately 70% of the entire population of the Bahamas, the city is located on the island of New Providence.
Originally known as Charles Town, the city was founded back in 1684. Today, it's known for its beautiful harbor and colonial architecture. Its close proximity to the United States has made it a popular vacation spot.
Thousands of people flock to the city center each day. As you’d expect from a busy city, there are lots of boutiques and shopping opportunities here. You’ll also find a large range of attractions on offer, such as the Pirates of Nassau museum and the Vendue House. The Straw Market is an event you won't want to miss during your vacation here. It sells a variety of goods, including local crafts which make great souvenirs.
You’ll also want to venture around the Old Town area. Here, you’ll find a great range of colorful Caribbean-style buildings, alongside abandoned older buildings. Nearby, you can also enjoy major attractions such as the Ardastra Gardens, Zoo & Conservation Center.
As you’d expect from a vacation in the Bahamas, you’ll also be met with stunning beaches. Cable Beach is one of the more popular options, and is home to the hotel district of the city. Alongside a collection of upscale hotels and restaurants, you’ll also find the Crystal Palace Casino here.
Flights to Nassau from New York take just over three hours. You’ll find the weather here is almost always hot. Average temperatures throughout the year range from a low of 66°F to 90°F.
Browse our range of Nassau vacations today. You’ll find a great choice of luxurious all-inclusive packages. We also offer frequent late deals, which can help you to save money on your tropical Bahamas getaway.