Day Cruises


Spend a day exploring the Bahamas with this beloved cruise company. Visitors rave about the half-day and full-day cruises, both offering a laid-back experience with a small group of passengers. The half-day cruise features relaxing sailing time followed by out-of-this-world snorkeling, with complimentary beverages and snacks provided. The full-day cruise includes sailing, snorkeling and sunbathing on Rose Island, as well as a delectable barbecue lunch. Both offer unlimited rum punch on the return sail.

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Whether you prefer to spend the day snorkeling or partying, this Bahamas cruise company offers an adventure that fits your style. Half-day and full-day snorkeling cruises include a thrilling ride on a 40-foot catamaran, snorkeling along a vibrant coral reef and a tasty barbecue lunch on the full-day cruise. For those who prefer sipping exotic drinks while sailing through paradise, the cocktail tour cruises, including hors d'oeuvres and one free drink, are the perfect pick.

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A day spent on this lively Bahamas booze cruise is truly a party in paradise. As a top-notch DJ pumps up the energy and the glass-bottomed Bahamian Queen sets out to sea, the dancing begins. Party-seeking passengers can indulge in unlimited mixed drinks like the Yellow Bird and Goombay Smash, while cruise-goers who want to snorkel can explore the gorgeous water before grabbing a cocktail. Also included are a mouthwatering lunch and a beach stop.

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Enjoy a Robinson Crusoe-style day cruise to the unspoiled Bahamas, a secluded private area on Rose Island where winding paths lead to tranquil beaches and hammocks hung amongst leafy palms. The triple-deck catamaran ride to the island offers stunning views, and upon arrival the crew prepares a scrumptious buffet with unlimited lemonade and wine while passengers sunbathe, snorkel and kayak. The return trip is filled with calypso music and cocktails beneath the setting sun.

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Visitors seeking a more intimate day cruise should turn to a Bahamas favorite, the Flying Cloud. This sleek, 57-foot catamaran carries about 50 passengers as it glides swiftly through the sparkling Caribbean waters. Half-day and full-day cruises, guided by a friendly staff, feature sailing time on the open sea, amazing snorkeling and relaxation on Rose Island. The full-day cruise also includes a delicious buffet lunch of barbecue, Bahamian rice and peas and fresh fruit.

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The perfect combination of relaxation and fun, this day cruise to Rose Island, Bahamas takes place aboard the spacious, 85-foot Yellow Bird catamaran, where passengers sunbathe on an expansive deck or dance to the playful beat of live music. Once on the island, cruisers can lounge along the vast, peaceful beach or rent snorkel equipment and explore the jewel-toned water. During the return trip, the cruise becomes an energetic party with more music and drinks.

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Tourists struggling to choose an aquatic adventure for the day should try this Bahamas do-it-all cruise. First, a seaside tour of Nassau gives cruise-goers the inside scoop on the island's colorful history. Then, the double-deck catamaran ventures to gorgeous Rose Island where those looking for relaxation can sunbathe on white sand beaches while the more adventurous snorkel, Jet Ski, parasail and drift along in a unique banana boat. A mouthwatering Bahamian lunch is included.

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This snorkeling excursion and day cruise to Rose Island offers Bahamas visitors a truly unforgettable experience. Passengers soak up the sun during an historic harbor tour, and once the catamaran reaches the snorkeling site, thorough instructions and all necessary equipment are provided. After getting up close and personal with exotic sea creatures, cruisers savor a Bahamian lunch of barbecue chicken, corn, peas and rice, followed by a jaunt along the unspoiled beaches of Rose Island.

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This family-friendly adventure is a thrilling way to spend the day in the Bahamas. Cruise out to sea on the double-deck Blue Manta catamaran while swaying to island music, listening to awe-inspiring tales of Nassau's history and keeping cool with complimentary water and soda. Then, paddle out in a glass-bottom kayak to explore the colorful underwater world of the Caribbean. With visibility of up to 200 feet, it's the clearest water on Earth.

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For Nassau visitors hoping to island-hop, the day cruise to Harbour Island offered by Bahamas Ferries is an ideal option. Cruisers travel in ultimate comfort on a fully enclosed, air-conditioned catamaran while the friendly crew serves snacks and beverages. Once the catamaran arrives at picturesque Harbour Island, visitors are treated to an authentic Bahamian lunch, a captivating historical tour and an afternoon spent on the island's powdery pink beaches before returning to Nassau by nightfall.

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