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50 Things to do in The Bahamas

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The Bahamas is a chain of islands in the Atlantic Ocean. It is home to some spectacular beaches, lush jungles and more and is a great place to visit no matter what time of year you go. It is warm, there are plenty of things to do and most importantly—it is just plain fun! The Bahamas has a diverse landscape, with everything from sandy beaches and tropical islands to busy cities and quaint fishing villages.

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Things to do in the Bahamas

There are many fun things to do in the Bahamas, either for families or couples; here are 50 examples:

1. Go swimming with Pigs!

Located: Big Major Cay/ Pig Island (Exuma)

For a unique experience, why not visit Pig Beach, located on Big Major Cay in the Exumas, where there are some swimming pigs! No one is sure where the pigs on Big Major Cay came from, though many believe they were once part of a shipwrecked crew. The most likely explanation for how pigs ended up on Pig Beach is that they were brought over from nearby Staniel Cay by farmers who found the smell bothersome.

Accustomed to daily visits, the world-famous “swimming pigs” like to swim out to meet arriving boats and enjoy frolicking in the water with visitors. Tip: Try to go to Pig Beach first thing in the morning, rather than in the afternoon, to catch the pigs at their freshest and most frisky. Since visitors feed them, they tend to get pretty lazy as the day wears on!

Swimming pigs of the Bahamas in the Out Islands of the Exuma

2. Visit Thunderball Grotto

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Thunderball Grotto is located to the west of Staniel Cay. It is a unique site that is worth checking out while in the Bahamas and has been featured in two James Bond movies, ‘Thunderball’ and ‘Never Say Never Again’. There is an impressive underwater cave system full of exotic marine life, brightly-coloured coral, and even hidden entrances which divers go crazy about. You will see an array of colourful fish, such as sergeant majors, yellow-tail snappers and angel fish.

Staniel Cay yacht club. Exumas, Bahamas

3. Go Scuba Diving

Scuba diving is a great way to get close to nature and it is fun and exhilarating. The Andros Barrier Reef is the third largest barrier reef in the world and is unique because it stretches down to a depth of 6,000 feet, rather than lying flat on the ocean floor. Divers can explore its many shipwrecks such as Theo’s Wreck—a sunken freighter off Grand Bahama’s coast. Seahorses, rays and turtles are just some of the many types of wildlife that can be viewed in The Bahamas’ waters.

NASSAU, BAHAMAS - Shark feed. Scuba diver feeding Caribbean Reef Sharks for tourist industry

4. Swim with Sharks

Tiger Beach is located an hour-long boat ride from West End in Grand Bahama Island and is renowned as a place where divers can get up close and personal with tiger sharks. Or if you prefer you can experience swimming with nurse sharks at Compass Cay (Exuma island chain). Nurse sharks are bottom-dwelling sharks that live in warm, shallow waters and they are a friendly bunch.

Tiger Shark (Galeocerdo cuvier) Approaching over Sand Bottom. Tiger Beach, Bahamas

5. Meet the Iguanas at Bitter Guana Cay

Located: Exuma

Scores of native iguanas can be found on Bitter Guana Cay in the Exumas. These reptiles may look like dinosaurs but are actually harmless to humans. They’re likely to enjoy the attention of visitors or bask in the sun when you come across them on this small island. You can combine a visit to Bitter Iguana Cay as part of your swimming pigs tour while visiting The Bahamas.

animal, fauna and nature concept - exuma island iguanas in the bahamas

6. Take a Food Tour

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

If you love trying different food, then why not take a food tour, where you will be guided in small groups to try the local cuisine and drinks? There will be authentic island flavours like fresh seafood and classic conch fritters that are unique to downtown Nassau. During your tour admire the colourful streets, flora and historical landmarks.

Close up of Bahamian woman making traditional conch salad

7. Visit Rose Island

Located: Rose Island (day trip from Nassau)

There are a few tours that will take you to this island by boat, and allow you to spend the day snorkelling in clear waters, sunbathing on pristine beaches and indulging in sumptuous buffets. The guided tours that include overnight stays in charming treehouses or bungalows are especially enjoyable for couples. So, if you are looking for things to do in the Bahamas for couples, Rose Island is a great destination.

Nassau, Bahamas -The Ansbacher House in Nassau, Bahamas. The pink hue of the Ansbacher House signifies its role as a Bahamas government building.

8. Lucayan National Park

Located: Grand Bahama

The Lucayan National Park was established in 1982 in Grand Bahama, has a land area of 40 acres and is home to 6 miles of charted underwater cave systems, including Ben’s Cave, and Burial Mound Cave. You can explore coral reefs, mangrove creeks, and pine forests, as well as the world-famous Gold Rock Beach. Lucayan National Park is now the 2nd most visited national park in The Bahamas. There are many different types of birds you can see while hiking around these parks such as egrets and herons that you might want to take pictures with!

lucayan national park, bahamas islands

9. Underwater Cave Systems

Located: Grand Bahama

Ben’s Cave with its friendly flower bats and the Burial Mound Cave can be found at Lucayan National park. Did you know, the island’s earliest inhabitants, the Lucayan, used to live in the Burial Mound Cave. These mysterious caves are formed by the erosion of limestone rock, which has been submerged for millions of years. The result is that it can be difficult to gauge exactly how old they are. Snorkelling through these underwater tunnels gives you an entirely different perspective on what lies beneath the waves. Cave formations like stalactites, stalagmites and flowstones suggest that the caves were once dry.

Two Scuba Divers descending into underwater cave

10. Play Golf in Grand Bahama

Grand Bahama is one of the northernmost islands in the Bahamas archipelago, and it has become known for its beaches, reef-lined coves and mangrove swamps. It is also home to a number of all-inclusive resorts as well as golf courses that attract both novice and professional golfers from around the world. The largest city, Freeport, is near popular beaches like Xanadu and its International Bazaar is a duty-free shopping destination.

Stunning view of a coastal golf course

11. Glass Window Bridge

Located: Eleuthera

The Glass Window Bridge, located on Eleuthera Island, is one of the few places on earth where you can compare two different colours of water. The rich blue waters of the Atlantic Ocean are on one side and then across a narrow strip of rock just 30 feet wide, the calm turquoise-green waters of the Exuma Sound (Caribbean Sea) are on the other side.

The “Bridge” connects Gregory Town and Upper Bogue at the narrowest point on the island. The land is high on both sides, falling away abruptly to nearly sea level, which almost divides the island in two. Visitors to Glass Window Bridge should be aware that there can sometimes be large waves splashing onto the bridge, and they should avoid the area during bad weather.

Glass window bridge on Eleuthera island Bahamas where Caribbean sea meets Atlantic ocean

12. Cable Beach

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Cable Beach is the longest beach in the Bahamas and a great place to swim, relax, and go scuba diving or kayaking. If you are looking for something more adventurous than just laying out on the sand all day, Cable Beach is also a great place to get married!

Cable Beach is located on New Providence Island and it is popular for its white sand beaches and clear waters. There are many restaurants along Cable Beach where you can have lunch or dinner while admiring views of Nassau harbour. The famous Atlantis resort sits right next door where you can see some of the world’s top supercars parked outside.

Bahamas, the golden sands of Cable Beach

13. Clifton Heritage National Park

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

A walk along the winding trails throughout the park will lead you through a variety of ecosystems, including coastal wetlands, dunes and beaches. The island is home to many species of songbirds, wading birds and seabirds.

You can enjoy swimming, fishing, hiking, camping and picnicking in the Park. For example, snorkelling (where permitted) is popular along the coastline and birdwatching abounds with more than 200 avian species identified within its boundaries. Plus there is a Sacred Space ideal for wedding ceremonies and spiritual retreats! The panoramic views from the cliffs provide perfect photo opportunities—so take your camera along on any trip to this serene place.

14. Underwater Sculptures

The Ocean Atlas and the Sir Nicholas Nuttall Coral Reef Sculpture Garden include a series of surreal sculptures by Jason de Caires Taylor and are hidden under the ocean’s surface. They are quite accessible, located in the exciting Clifton Heritage National Park, in Nassau. If you like snorkelling, these are well worth a visit.

15. Blue Lagoon Island

Blue Lagoon Island is a small island off the coast of Nassau, Bahamas. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the country and people come from all over the world to relax on its pristine white sandy beaches and enjoy some of the best scuba diving and snorkelling spots in The Bahamas.

On this island, you can spend your day relaxing on one of many beaches or in a hammock beneath shady coconut palms. There are also plenty of activities available such as swimming, snorkelling, paddle boarding, or scuba diving in crystal clear water.

Ocean Cay, Bahamas - An aerial view of the beach of MSC Cruise Lines private island Ocean Cay, Bahamas

16. Swim with the Dolphins

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

You can go swimming with dolphins in The Blue Lagoon, in what may be the most beautiful setting in the world. This location is the closest it gets to a dolphin’s natural habitat and has been given world recognition and awards for the care and research they have for the dolphins. You will notice these dolphins are happy to interact with humans, due to the care and respect that the trainers have for them. You can also choose to have a dolphin encounter if you are not totally comfortable swimming with dolphins. Here you will learn about their environment, biology and behaviour. Great fun for all the family.

A beautiful shot of cute dolphins hanging out underwater in Bimini, Bahamas

17. Snorkeling at Pink Sands Beach

Located: Harbour Island (near Eleuthera)

On the east side of beautiful Harbour Island is one of the most renowned beaches in all of the Bahamas. The Pink Sands Beach draws thousands from across the world for its remarkable visual appeal and coastal beauty. The area’s sea is home to microscopic creatures called Foraminifera, who leave behind colourful materials. The tiny pink bodies and bright pink or red shells of these creatures end up lending their colour to the sands—resulting in a breathtakingly beautiful beach. With slow currents, snorkelling is wonderful. You can see far into the distance and explore easily because visibility is so good.

Make sure you head to the authentic Pink Sands Beach. Although there are many beaches around the Bahamas that have been dubbed ‘pink sand’, Harbour Island’s version is unique. Others may contain some small amounts of original pink sand but none can match its genuine beauty or fantastic surroundings.

Foamy Clear Ocean Wave Rolling to Pink Sand Shore Turquoise Blue Water. Beautiful Tranquil Idyllic Scenery. Tropical Beach Vacation Relaxation Paradise. Copy Space Elegant Styled Toned Image

18. New Providence Island

New Providence is the largest island in The Bahamas and is also home to Nassau, its capital. There are many unique things to do in Nassau, so make sure you check it out. For many visitors, New Providence offers more than enough things to do! The island has a rich history and culture, which you can learn about at the National Museum of The Bahamas or through walking tours. Enjoy some time at one of the beautiful beaches on either side of this island (Paradise Beach or Cable Beach), or take an excursion out into nature at Blue Lagoon Island. If you are looking for an adrenaline rush while still enjoying natural beauty, try jet boating or parasailing—you will not regret it!

Nassau downtown aerial view including Paradise Island Bridge and Potters Cay in Nassau Harbour, New Providence Island, Bahamas.

19. Pet a Stingray

Located: Cat Island, Blue Lagoon

Stingray City Park is home to a population of majestic rays. This tropical hideaway offers visitors the rare opportunity to swim and interact with these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat. Stingray City is a popular attraction, where you can interact with Southern Stingrays. Trained specialists help guests safely navigate the experience and learn more about these animals.

GEORGE TOWN - Unidentified people visiting Stingray city on Gran Cayman in George town, Cayman islands. Stigray city is famous snokerling spot visited on cruise.

20. Atlantis Paradise Island Casino

Location: Paradise Island

The Atlantis Paradise Island Casino is one of the largest casinos in the Caribbean, featuring 700 slot machines and 80 game tables. Whether or not you are a gamer, this is a fun place to visit while in The Bahamas. On Atlantis Paradise Island you can find luxury accommodation and entertainment options, such as restaurants, spas and theatres that showcase Broadway-style shows throughout much of each year.

NASSAU, BAHAMAS - The Atlantis Paradise Island resort, located in the Bahamas.

21. Aquaventure

Located: Paradise Island

Aquaventure boasts 141 acres of beautiful pools and exciting water rides. Atlantis offers more than 20 swimming areas, including 11 refreshing pools and 3 kids’ pools, so no matter what mood you are in, Atlantis has the pool to match: The Cove Pool is adult-only while Royal Baths invite you to relax; Lap Pool encourages fitness and the Grotto Pool is relaxing with two stunning cascading waterfalls, so there is something fun for everyone.

NASSAU PARADISE ISLAND, BAHAMAS - Water Slide, Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis Paradise Island, Nassau.

22. Marine Habitats

Located: Paradise Island

You can also explore the extraordinary collection of marine habitats and exhibits such as lagoons, caves, coral formations and breathtaking underwater ruins. These are designed to showcase exotic marine life including sharks, rays, barracudas, piranhas and eels.

Fish on underwater coral reef

23. Port Lucaya Marketplace

Located: Freeport, Grand Bahama

With a wide variety of places to shop, eat and play, Port Lucaya Marketplace is the ultimate Bahamas experience. If you are looking for souvenirs to remember your trip by, you will find them here. If you are hungry and looking for some local cuisine, this is the place to go. Or maybe you want something more exotic like some unique artwork or music? This open-air marketplace has it all, with over forty stores and boutiques, eleven restaurants plus, bars/lounges for late-night entertainment.

The pristine white sandy beaches of Grand Bahama Island—among the best in the world—are within walking distance from The Marketplace, where you will find three watersports operators, offering tour options for those adventurous enough to explore beneath the crystal blue waters. It is definitely worth a visit!

Marina and houses at Port Luyaca, Freeport, Grand Baha Island, Bahamas

24. Prince George Wharf

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Prince George Wharf is the largest cruise port in The Bahamas. Cruise ship passengers come and go through Festival Place, which features over 45 artisan and seller stalls. Located at Prince George Wharf on East Bay Street, this brightly coloured enclave offers everything from resort wear to souvenirs such as hand-crafted straw bags, textiles, and paintings. It is a great place to arrange tourist attractions such as horse-drawn carriage rides, scooter rentals, boat excursions, and hair-braiding. Visitors can also check out live Bahamian music on Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.

Nassau, Bahamas -Shot of Mariner of the Seas at Prince George Wharf at sunset. Blue hour. Gorgeous light reflections in the water in the foreground. Carnival Liberty in the background.

25. Buena Vista Estate

Located: Downtown Nassau (New Providence)

In 2013, John Watling’s Distillery opened in the renovated Buena Vista Estate, which has been restored to its former glory after sitting abandoned for many years. It is home to John Watling’s rum, the “Spirit of The Bahamas”. They are open seven days a week from 10 am to 6 pm for free tours (except on national holidays), so if you like Rum, this is the place to visit!

Shiny distillery gear including fermentation tanks for the production of rum and spirits

26. Visit the Bahamas Maritime Museum

Located: Freeport, Grand Bahama

This museum opened its doors on August 8, 2022. Allen Exploration’s Bahamas Maritime Museum in Freeport, Grand Bahama, is the first museum to tell the story of The Bahamas’ rich maritime legacy. Straddling 700 islands and cays, water has always defined The Bahamas’ history. History includes Lucayan free divers, Spanish treasure fleets and being the pirate capital of the Americas. The museum includes an extensive library, a presentation room and a conservation laboratory for the Maravillas shipwreck project.

27. Climb the Queen’s Staircase

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

The Queen’s Staircase is also known as the “66 Steps”. These historical steps are built out of limestone and were named after Queen Victoria. The 66 Steps are located within the Fort Fincastle Historic Complex, and it is believed that hundreds of slaves back in the 18th century carved these steps out in order to create an escape route from the fort.

Nassau, Bahamas - The Queen's Staircase sign. The Queen's Staircase, commonly referred to as the 66 steps, is a major landmark that is located in the Fort Fincastle in Nassau.

28. Go Deep Sea Fishing

If you love fishing, a deep-sea charter could be the perfect excursion for you. The Bahamas are known worldwide for their deep-sea fishing and there are numerous tournaments held on the various islands throughout the year. For a deep-sea fishing adventure, take a half-day tour. Boarding the 48-foot boat is an excellent vantage point for taking in coastal views and reeling in big fish!

A large red snapper caught during a deep sea offshore fishing trip

29. Take a Buggy Tour

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

If you are up for an off-road adventure, a buggy tour is a thrilling way to explore the island. Hop in your open-air buggy and let an experienced driver guide you through several of the island’s landmarks and eateries to sample some traditional Bahamian dishes.

La Romana, Dominican Republic-big cool sport open car of arctic cat brand with wheels and hull white and green color parking sunny day outdoor near building

30. Sample some Craft Beer!

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Come and sample some craft beer at The Pirate Republic Brewery! This brewery is one of the best in the Caribbean and it is also unique to The Bahamas. The Pirate Republic Bar offers a variety of beers, including the Gold & Haze of Piracy and Island Pirate Ale—as well as its signature Black Beer’d Stout. You will learn a bit about the pirate history of this island whilst enjoying some crisp, cold beers. They also have tasty Caribbean cuisine available.

Glass of beer is on original beach table

31. Heritage Museum of the Bahamas

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

On this guided tour, accompanied by thoughtful commentary, you will see artifacts and relics related to the island’s rich history, dating back many generations. Learn about the various explorers that shaped the history of the Caribbean and see a multitude of island treasures.

32. Visit an Art Gallery

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

NAGB (National Art Gallery of The Bahamas). Discover the first and largest art gallery in The Bahamas, showcasing the engaging history of Bahamian art through various exhibitions and workshops. This museum is located in the Villa Doyle mansion on West Hill Street, Nassau, Bahamas.

33. Primeval National park

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Primeval National Park is one of several Bahamas National Trust protected reserves and is a remarkably undisturbed old-growth forest, which is representative of the early evergreen tropical hardwood forests. It is located on the western side of New Providence. There are dramatic sinkholes- unique limestone “caverns” up to 50 feet deep and sub-fossil remains of Bahamian fauna as well as Lucayan and Bahamian artifacts. If you enjoy hiking, make sure you visit.

The view from the highest point of a lush landscape on uninhabited island Half Moon Cay (Bahamas).

34. Flamingos at The Ardastra Garden, Zoo & Conservation Centre

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

The Bahamas’ first and only zoo is located in Nassau Paradise Island and is home to the Caribbean flamingo, one of nature’s most curious creatures and the national bird of The Bahamas. Do not miss out on this unique birds flamingo parade!

Caribbean Pink flamingo Phoenicopterus ruber in a pond in Nassau, Bahamas

35. Explore the Garden of the Groves

You can explore winding trails that lead you through lush vegetation, waterfalls and fountains that sparkle in the sunlight. Spot the indigenous butterflies and birds enjoying the nectar and berries from the array of flowers and shrubs. Visit the quiet onsite chapel, where you can even get married in this wonderful setting. There is a garden cafe for when you are hungry and some shops for you to browse.

A clean semi-natural waterfall flowing into a turquoise pond.

36. Fort Charlotte

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

There are a few forts you can explore in Nassau. Fort Charlotte has more to see than some of the other forts on the island. Built in 1789, Fort Charlotte is the largest fort on the island of New Providence (100 acres). It includes a moat, dungeons (used as prison cells), underground passageways and 42 cannons. Queen Saharia Charlotte, wife of King George III was the inspiration for the name of this fort.

Fort Charlotte was a historic fortification built in 1789 by British in downtown Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahamas.

37. Fort Fincastle

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Fort Fincastle is located in Nassau on the island of New Providence and was built in 1793 by Lord Dunmore to provide protection from pirates! It is located on Bennet’s Hill and is quite small, so it does not require a lot of time to explore. You would be advised to do a tour of both the Queen’s Staircase and Fort Fincastle in one day.

Fort Fincastle and Water Tower. Fort Fincastle was a historic fortification built in 1793 by British in downtown Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahamas.

38. Fort Montagu

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Fort Montagu is a small fort on the eastern shore of New Providence Island in the Bahamas. It was built by Peter Henry Bruce to defend British possession from Spanish invaders and began construction in 1741. It is the oldest fort still standing and overlooks the Nassau harbour.

fort in the bahamas

39. Jaw’s Beach

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

This was the filming site for “Jaw’s: The Revenge”, the final installment in the “Jaws” movie series. It is part of the Clifton Heritage Park acreage, so the beach is protected above and below the water. It is usually deserted. It’s a good choice for families with kids because of the crystal clear shallow water and shade the trees provide. Pack drinks & snacks though as it is far away from any sort of facilities!

40. Pirates of Nassau Museum

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

The Bahamas has a long history of pirates, with the golden age of piracy lasting from 1690 to 1720. Inside you will find a replica of the pirate ship ‘Revenge’. This fun and interactive museum provides an entertaining and educational history of pirates that is sure to shiver your timbers!

NASSAU, BAHAMAS - Exterior of the Pirates of Nassau Museum in downtown Nassau

41. Enjoy some rum cake!

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

At the Rum Cake Factory in Nassau, you can take a tour and learn about the process of making these bundt rum cakes and enjoy tasting some. The original rum cake recipes beloved by Bahamian locals and tourists alike are thought to have been inspired by George Bates, a visitor from the United Kingdom. These cakes have now become part of island tradition and come in flavours such as chocolate, pina colada, banana and plain pound cake.

Freshly-baked rum baba. Pouring the syrup over the Savarin. Rum-soaked circular cake

42. Enjoy a fish Fry on Arawak Cay

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

If you want to experience the most authentic cuisine in all of the Bahamas, visit Arawak Cay—a small island just a short walk from Nassau’s Western Esplanade. An amalgamation of small barbecue joints and vibrant restaurants, cook up legendary seafood dishes. Here you can find conch salads, grilled shrimp and lobster on the menu, which are typically finished off in rock ovens.

43. Bahamas Historical Society Museum

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

This museum was founded In 1959 by Lady Arthur, who was the wife of the Governor of The Bahamas at that time, Sir Raynor Arthur. The Society is a non-profit cultural and educational organisation that is dedicated to the preservation and collection of material relating to that history.

44. Catch A Sunset

In The Bahamas, you are sure to catch a beautiful sunset, no matter where you are on the islands. Why not find a romantic spot on one of the many beautiful beaches or enjoy a drink and listen to some music whilst you watch the sun go down at one of the many vibrant bars.

Tropical beach sunset landscape with beach swing or hammock hanging on palm tree with sunset sky white sand and calm sea for beach banner. Perfect beach scene vacation and summer holiday concept.

45. Relax at Junkanoo Beach

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

Enjoy a swim in the crystal blue waters or relax in the shade and enjoy a drink, whilst marvelling at the sight of another huge cruise ship as it arrives with its passengers at the port near the beach. It is located about a 15-minute walk from Nassau Harbour.

Nassau, Bahamas - People enjoying Junkanoo beach in Nassau, Bahamas.

46. Blue Holes National Park

Located: Andros Island

It has become famous for its many blue holes—underwater caves that house unique and exotic aquatic species. And as you may have guessed, it is a diver’s paradise! Blue Holes National Park covers a 40,000-acre area and is covered in plenty of pine trees where several species of birds have made the park their home.

47. Dean’s Blue Hole

Located: West of Clarence Town, Long Island

Dean’s Blue Hole is a massive sinkhole that is not only filled with water but has a submerged entrance found beneath the surface. While there are many blue holes in the world, this one stands out because it is the deepest known to man at 663 feet (202 meters). It is located just west of Clarence Town on Long Island and on good days, the water is so clear that you can see down to 115 feet!

48. Experience Underwater in a SUB

Whether you are a swimmer or a non-swimmer, you can still experience the wonder and beauty of the schools of tropical fish and the coral gardens, without getting your hair wet! You will be in a SUB (Scenic Underwater Bubble) that allows you to feel immersed in your surroundings in this unique experience.

spotted eagle ray and stingray in the tropical ocean

49. Nassau Straw Market

Located: Nassau (New Providence)

The Nassau Straw Market is a popular tourist destination that sells one of the Bahamas’ most beloved souvenirs: straw hats. They come in a range of shapes, sizes, colours and styles—from cowboy hats with wide brims to sombrero-style caps with pointed crowns. They can be made out of cotton or coconut fibre (a sustainable material) depending on your preferences for comfort and durability. Prices vary according to style but generally range between $5-$10 USD per hat depending on size/shape etc.

NASSAU BAHAMAS - The famous Nassau Straw Market where local merchants sell hand-crafted straw and other merchandise. Straw vending is considered one of the country's oldest industries.

50. Stocking Island Beaches

Located: Stocking Island, Exuma

Stocking Island has some of the finest white sand beaches in The Bahamas and can be easily reached by boat from Elizabeth Harbour. Divers and snorkelers enjoy exploring the island’s blue holes, coral gardens and underwater caves. The Island also is home to Stromatolites—the oldest macro-fossils on Earth —found along its Atlantic shoreline.

Volleyball Beach, Stocking Island, Exuma, the Bahamas

Conclusion

The Bahamas is a beautiful and colourful place and has a lot to offer. The Bahamas is a great choice for travellers who are after something different; there’s plenty to do and see on this Caribbean island nation. If you are looking for unique things to do in the Bahamas, we hope that this guide has inspired you.

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