How do you get to Paradise Island Bahamas?
Nearest major international airport: Paradise Island is served by Nassau International Airport. Taxi fare to Paradise Island from the airport takes about 30 minutes. For travel on the islands, visitors who aren’t afraid of driving on the left side of the road can rent a car or a scooter.
What country is Paradise Island Bahamas in?
Situated a few hundred yards off the coast of Nassau, Bahamas, Paradise Island welcomes millions of tourists each year to frolic in the warm waters of the Atlantic Ocean. Nassau and Paradise Island have a storied past, filled with pirates, smugglers and celebrities.
Can you walk around Paradise Island Bahamas?
You don’t need to rent a car here. Most visitors walk around Paradise Island’s most densely developed sections and hire a taxi for the occasional longer haul. The most popular way to reach nearby Nassau is to walk across the toll bridge. There is no charge for pedestrians.
Do you have to pay to go to Paradise Island?
Paradise Island is connected to New Providence Island (Nassau) by two multi-lane bridges (one incoming, one outgoing). There’s an entrance fee of $1 per vehicle. If you are coming in a rental car, the turnoff from East Bay Street to the Paradise Island bridge is clearly signed and you can’t miss it.
Can you swim on Paradise Island?
Paradise Island’s unparalleled waterscape offers resort guests more than 20 swimming areas and 11 refreshing and distinctly different pools, including a spectacular kids’ water-play fort.
Is it better to stay on Paradise Island or Nassau?
Paradise Island is much more developed and modern, though Nassau/New Providence is catching up. I think the beaches on New Providence are much nicer, with calmer waters that are better for swimming. 1000% PI- not even close. It’s a different (better) world for a tourist.
What is the nicest beach in The Bahamas?
10 Best Beaches in The Bahamas
- Big Major Cay (Pig Beach), Exuma.
- Cape Santa Maria Beach, Long Island.
- Great Guana Cay, Abaco.
- Kamalame Cay Beach, Andros.
- Pink Sands Beach, Harbour Island.
- Fernandez Bay, Cat island.
- French Leave Beach (aka Club Med Beach), Eleuthera.
- Cabbage Beach, Paradise Island.