Junkanoo Beach, Nassau

2.6
#3 of 7 in Beaches in Nassau
Spend some time on Junkanoo Beach, a public beach near Nassau's port. Convenient if you're visiting Nassau on a cruise ship, the beach offers a variety of amenities like bars, restaurants, and shops. Rent a beach chair and relax with a coconut drink, or get snorkeling gear and head to the nearby reef. Browse the stalls for snacks and charming souvenirs, go paddleboarding, and enjoy a meal from the bar and grill. The beach can get crowded when the cruise ships arrive, and on weekends when there's organized entertainment for tourists. Plan trip to Nassau with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.
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  • This is a narrow crystal sand beach that is very popular with cruise ship due to its proximity to downtown Nassau. Consequently it is crowded many days since the Nassau docks can receive as many as ei...  more »
  • This beach is loud loud loud with a lot of alcohol being sold. Walk a little bit further to the other end of the beach. Much nicer. Good snorkeling around the rocks. But really sad to see how much gar...  more »
  • We recently walked to Junkanoo Beach while on a cruise to Nassau, Bahamas. We had read that it was a chance to find some sea glass, so we took a nice walk and visited this beach. Took about 15 minutes...  more »
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