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Family-Friendly Activities In Nassau Paradise Island

Posted by: Nassau Paradise Island on September 13, 2017

Nassau Paradise Island is the ultimate family destination! We’ve got sunshine, warm waters, white sand beaches, family-friendly accommodations and dining options, and a wide variety of things to do in The Bahamas with kids. Here are some of our favorite family-friendly activities.


Paradise Island’s famous waterscape is built for family fun! There are three pools just for kids, thrilling water slides, a shark-filled lagoon, and a winding river. Talk about fun for all ages! Here are some of our favorite Aquaventure activities.

Ardastra Gardens Zoo & Conservation Center

The vibrancy of Bahamas wildlife occurs far beyond the sea. Your kids will love the variety of birds and animals at Ardastra Gardens, and the dancing flamingo show is a must-see event that the whole family will love!

Graycliff Chocolatier

We have yet to meet a kid who doesn’t like a sweet treat, and at Graycliff Chocolatier, your kids will have a chance to make their own! This hands-on experience is one of the many unique experiences at Graycliff and is a perfect family-friendly activity in Nassau.

A Dolphin Experience

If you and your family are looking for a truly unforgettable activity, spend the day with dolphins! There are two places to get up close and personal with dolphins in Nassau Paradise Island and both offer a variety of programs for kids of all ages. Learn more about Dolphin Cay.

Happy Trails Stables

For those who prefer to interact with nature on land instead of in the water, Happy Trails Stables offers a relaxing trail ride to a beautiful Bahamas beach. No experience is necessary and it’s a wonderful way for the whole family to spend time together trying something new.

Pirates Of Nassau Museum

The Pirates of Nassau Museum in downtown Nassau has been a family favorite for years! Learn all about the swashbuckling pirate history of The Bahamas with interactive exhibits and life-like displays.


One thing is for sure, there’s no shortage of options when it comes to family fun in paradise! What’s your favorite family activity to do in Nassau Paradise Island? Learn about all of the family-friendly experiences our beautiful destination has to offer, and check our travel deals to start planning your next family getaway.

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