Best Time To Visit Nassau

The peak travel months to Nassau are during the months of April, May, June.

Nassau is the capital of the Bahamas. It lies on the island of New Providence and is a popular cruise-ship stop. The city has a hilly landscape and is known for beaches as well as its offshore coral reefs. It retains many of its typical pastel-colored British colonial buildings such as the pink-hued Government House.

Cable Beach is lined with resort hotels and upscale boutiques. Downtown, Bay Street is the main shopping hub. Its Straw Market sells handcrafted items such as conch-shell jewelry. The city’s dining options range from sophisticated restaurants to surfside conch shacks. Queen’s Staircase, whose 66 steps were cut from limestone by slaves leads up to Fort Fincastle. Paradise Island is home to large resorts with amenities like water parks and casinos. On the north shore is Cabbage Beach which is known for its white sands and turquoise waters.

Map of Nassau