What currency is used in the Bahamas?
The legal tender in the Bahamas is the Bahamian dollar (BSD), which is equivalent in value to the U.S. dollar (USD). U.S. dollars are also accepted in the Bahamas.
What is there to do in the Bahamas?
With so many amazing things to see, do and eat, don’t be surprised if you extend your vacation. Here’s a taste of what’s on offer:
What is the best place to stay in the Bahamas?
For the ultimate unplugged vacation, you can’t beat Grand Bahama Island. Located about 130 miles north of the capital Nassau, this glorious tropical paradise has plenty of boutique hotels and luxury resorts to kick back in.
Base yourself inThe Exumas and you’ll have access to a whole range of stunning accommodations. This archipelago is 130 miles southeast of Nassau and is known for being a playground for the rich and famous. Popular activities here include yachting and sailing.
What is the Bahamas famous for?
One of the most visited tourist destinations in the world, the Bahamas is known for:
Ardastra Gardens, Zoo and Conservation Centre is on the itineraries of most Bahamas visitors, and for good reason! This calming retreat is home to lush tropical plants and exotic wildlife, including flamingos. Fort Fincastle in
Nassau is the perfect stop for traveling history buffs. Take a tour of this historic structure or simply admire it from the outside.
Located in Nassau, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within 3 mi (5 km) of Cable Beach, Saunders Beach, and Lake Cunningham. Junkanoo Beach and Nassau Botanical Gardens are also within 6 mi (10 km).
These spire-topped towers contain 1,201 rooms and embody the Lost Continent theme offered by the water-park and marine-life Atlantis resort on Paradise Island, which connects by bridge to Nassau.
Perched above 2 gorgeous white-sand beaches, this all-suite luxury resort stands amid lush landscaping, shimmering waterfalls, freshwater pools, and an enclave within the wonders of the Atlantis Resort.
Part of the water-park and marine-life at The Beach at Atlantis, Autograph Collection, connects by bridge to Nassau. This 487-room hotel resort at the tranquil east end of the resort lies close to 5 miles of beach.
Atlantis resort on Paradise Island, which connects by bridge to Nassau, features 5 hotels located on a 5-mile beach, surrounded by marine-life attractions and a water-sports lagoon.
Located on the south coast of Grand Bahama Island, this All Inclusive 23-acre resort faces a 1,200-foot white sand beach; Grand Bahama International Airport and Port Lucaya Marketplace are within 10 miles of the resort.
Nestled alongside Nassau Harbour, this adults-only Paradise Island Harbour resort is within 1 mile (2 km) of the Atlantis Casino and Cabbage Beach. Stingray City and Fort Fincastle are also within 3 miles (5 km).
This casual, all-junior suite property provides guests access to Atlantis and full use of their resort facilities just one block away, and two golf courses are a mile away.
Top Rated All Inclusive Hotels and Resorts in Bahamas:
Top Rated Family Friendly Hotels in the Bahamas:
*Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.