Nassau (New Providence Island, Bahamas)

Cruise Port schedule, map, terminals, news

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Region
Bahamas - Caribbean - Bermuda

Local Time
21:58 17 Oct 2017

Address
PO Box N-8175, Nassau, Bahamas

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Nassau cruise port is the capital of the Bahamas. It is its largest city and commercial center. It is located east of Florida in the Atlantic Ocean. Nassau cruise port is on the New Providence Island along the Paradise Island. The population of the city is more than 210 thousand people.

Nassau (Bahamas) cruise port

Nassau cruise port is the largest one in the Bahamas with nearly 3 million cruisers per year. The Bahamas in the third richest Americas’ country (GDP measured), the mainstay is the tourism.


Highlights: Shops, Marine Park, Paradise Island

Nassau cruise terminal

Nassau cruise port terminal serves major cruise lines as their port of call. The ships that dock at the terminal are operated by Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Disney, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Costa Cruises, Discovery and Celebration.

Nassau (Bahamas) cruise ship terminal

Nassau cruise port terminal is located at the Prince George Wharf. It is located on the north coast of the island. It is a busy and very popular port that is capable of accommodating up to 7 vessels simultaneously.

Nassau (New Providence Island, Bahamas) cruise port map (printable)

Downtown Nassau is in adjacent, just within 10 minutes walking distance. The main shopping street, Bay Street, is a block from Nassau cruise port terminal. To reach it, you have to pass the Festival Place Welcome Center. The building offers a lot of services for the tourists like information and helpful brochures. There a lot of possibilities for shore excursions, offered by the cruise companies or organized by your own.

The currency is Bahamian dollars but you can use US one too. The local language at Nassau cruise port is English. The city is a great mixture of a modern resort and British colonialism heritage. It offers interesting sights and amazing tropical beaches.

Nassau tours, shore excursions, hotels

City Tours and Shore Excursions

  • Festival Place: only a minute walk from Nassau cruise port terminal. You can buy ”truly authentic” Bahamian goods.
  • Educulture Museum: 10 minutes away from the terminal by taxi (it will cost you around six dollars). It is dedicated to the Junkanoo parade (Mardi Gras resembling). There is an admission, address: 31 West St.
  • Fort Fincastle: 5 minutes away from Nassau cruise port terminal by taxi (estimated cost is four dollars). The fort dates from the 18th century. It is tiny, hilltop located and served for pirate invasions watch. There is an admission.
  • Potter’s Cay: 8 minutes from the terminal by taxi (around five dollars), under the Paradise Island Bridge you have to try the seafood shacks.
  • Crazy Johnny’s: 8 minutes from Nassau cruise port terminal by taxi. It is a popular old rock and roll night club with karaoke and live performances of local bands. A beer will cost you five dollars.
  • Doongalik Studios Art Gallery: 10 minutes from the terminal by taxi. Great exhibitions housed in a gorgeous old residence located in a beautiful garden.
  • Sandy Toes: you will have to take a taxi (eight minutes) to reach the ferry terminal and then you will need forty more minutes by a boat. The private Rose Island’s beach offers possibilities for snorkeling and kayaking.
  • John Watling’s Rum Distillery in Nassau was established over 200 years ago. It takes 20-25 min taxi ride (USD 10) and includes climbing a large hill. Upon arrival guests are greeted with a pina colada sample. Follows a 10-15 min grounds tour which ends up in the gift shop. The tour of the property is free of charge. There is a good bar where guests can sample 3 types of rum or order the sampled in the begining pina colada.
  • Graycliff Hotel is not very large and offer day passes (around USD 100 per person). The hotel has several dining rooms where guests can order the hotel's famous pizzas (around USD 20). Near is the Grayliff Chocolate factory offering free samples in its gift shop.
  • Queen's Staircase was carved by slaves in the end of the 18th century and has a total of 66 steps. The area is shaded, and free of charge.
  • Baha Mar Resort was inaugurated in 2017 and is located on Cable Beach. At the resoty guests can enjoy gambling, premium shopping, visit bars and explore the property.
  • Junkanno Beach is public and at short walking distance from the cruise port. There are cheap drinks and clean restrooms, as well as free Wi-Fi.

Hotels near Nassau cruise port terminal

  • Graycliff Hotel
  • Melia Nassau Beach
  • Orchard Garden Hotel
  • Paradise Harbour Club & Marina
  • Red Carpet Inn Nassau Bahamas
  • Grand Central Hotel
  • Wyndham Nassau Resort
  • British Colonial Hilton Nassau
  • Harborside Atlantis
  • Beach Tower Atlantis
  • Best Western Plus Bay View Suites
  • El Greco Beach Hotel
  • Paradise Island Harbour Resort
  • Comfort Suites Paradise Island
  • One&Only Ocean Club
  • The Cove Atlantis
  • Royal Towers Atlantis
  • Coral Towers Atlantis
  • Towne Hotel
  • The Reef Atlantis

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The Nassau cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahamas.

If you lose the Nassau location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.

Port Nassau cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Nassau, New Providence Island, Bahamas. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

Day Ships in port
Sunday
1 October, 2017
Carnival Sensation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Monday
2 October, 2017
Allure Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 13:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Tuesday
3 October, 2017
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
4 October, 2017
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 21:00)
Thursday
5 October, 2017
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Breakaway(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
6 October, 2017
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
MSC Divina(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 18:00)
Saturday
7 October, 2017
Carnival Victory(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 07 Oct)
Silver Explorer(arriving at 07 Oct)
Oceania Sirena(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Ecstasy(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 23:00)
Sunday
8 October, 2017
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Sky(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Monday
9 October, 2017
Disney Magic(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Splendor(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Oasis Of The Seas(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 19:00)
Tuesday
10 October, 2017
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
11 October, 2017
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 21:00)
Thursday
12 October, 2017
Norwegian Breakaway(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
13 October, 2017
Mein Schiff 6(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
MSC Divina(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 18:00)
Norwegian Escape(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 19:00)
Saturday
14 October, 2017
AIDAluna(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 14 Oct)
Carnival Victory(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 14 Oct)
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Sky(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 23:00)
Sunday
15 October, 2017
Carnival Sensation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Monday
16 October, 2017
Allure Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 13:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Tuesday
17 October, 2017
Carnival Ecstasy(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Sunshine(arriving at 11:00 - departing at 22:00)
Wednesday
18 October, 2017
Carnival Freedom(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 17:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 21:00)
Thursday
19 October, 2017
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Breakaway(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
20 October, 2017
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
MSC Divina(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 18:00)
Saturday
21 October, 2017
Carnival Victory(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 21 Oct)
Norwegian Sky(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 23:00)
Sunday
22 October, 2017
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Sunshine(arriving at 11:00 - departing at 22:00)
Monday
23 October, 2017
Carnival Conquest(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Tuesday
24 October, 2017
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Wednesday
25 October, 2017
Anthem of the Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 18:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 21:00)
Thursday
26 October, 2017
Norwegian Breakaway(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 18:00)
Friday
27 October, 2017
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
MSC Divina(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 18:00)
Norwegian Escape(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 19:00)
Saturday
28 October, 2017
Carnival Victory(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 28 Oct)
Carnival Elation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Norwegian Sky(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
Carnival Sunshine(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Majesty Of The Seas(arriving at 12:00 - departing at 23:00)
Sunday
29 October, 2017
Carnival Sensation(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 17:00)
Monday
30 October, 2017
Allure Of The Seas(arriving at 07:00 - departing at 13:00)
Carnival Liberty(arriving at 10:00 - departing at 18:00)
Tuesday
31 October, 2017
AIDAluna(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 31 Oct)
Enchantment Of The Seas(arriving at 08:00 - departing at 23:00)
Disney Dream(arriving at 09:00 - departing at 17:00)
2017 October