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Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake

  • Island culture tour of the Bahamas from Nassau
  • Learn fun facts about the islands and their culture
  • Savor samples of piña colada and local rum cake
Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
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Departure 9:30 amMost Popular
2.5 hour sightseeing tour
Departure 1:00 pm
2.5 hour sightseeing tour
Immerse yourself in the island life of the Bahamas with this sightseeing tour from the city of Nassau. With a local guide, you'll visit a range of sites that reflect the culture and history of the dreamy Caribbean archipelago. Discover herbal teas and remedies at Tasty Teas, sample an authentic piña colada at John Watling's Distillery, and learn about the islands' history as you gaze at the Queen's Staircase. The tour also includes a slice of rum cake at the Bahamas Rum Cake Factory.
What to Expect
Your unforgettable immersion into Bahamian culture will commence when you meet your pleasant, knowledgeable, and professional tour guide opposite the cruise terminal in morning or afternoon. Your anticipation and excitement will build as you start on a journey that will certainly be fun and fulfilling.  

Each one of your senses will be tantalized as you experience the rich, Bahamian culture. Smell and taste the delicious and refreshing natural herbal remedies that the natives have enjoyed for hundreds of years at Tasty Teas, ranked #1 in the Bahamas for teas. Enjoy free samples of the Bahamas' very own version of authentic pina colada, made freshly just for you at the John Watling's Rum Distillery, and take a 10-minute guided tour of the historical facility, once owned by one of the island's Royal Governors and used as a scene in the James Bond movie, Casino Royale. 

At the next stop you will enjoy a thrilling panoramic view of the island from its highest point where the Fort Fincastle was erected to protect the city and harbor. You can peruse this area and shop at a local straw market. The sights and sounds at the the 'Statue of Liberty of the Bahamas', The Queen's Staircase, will intrigue you as you learn more about the hard working slaves who, when freed, chose to carve out the stairs in gratitude to the queen for their liberation.  

Next, you are in for a sweet treat...literally! Get ready to taste the best rum cake you have ever had! The sweet aroma of the Original Rum Cake Factory will greet you and the taste will be something to write home about.  

Finally, experience one of the modern eight wonders of the world with the largest hotel property in the Caribbean, Atlantis, at the end of your tour. Your tour guide will take you back to the cruise terminal in the downtown area while giving you even more fun facts about the beautiful islands. It will be sad to say goodbye at the end of the tour, as this tour promises to be one that you would not forget, but hopefully you will be back again soon!
Reviews (19)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Best excursion in Nassau

I booked this tour for my son and I, and I would say we had fun and learned a lot, from culture to history, the name says it so. I did not expect the stops in Tasty Teas, John Watling,Distilery, and Rum Cake would be...More

Thank Experience744177
Marvin G, Guest Relations Manager at Marvelous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thanks so much for choosing Marvelous Tours! We really appreciate you. I am so glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Kheran is an amazing tour guide who loves what he does. Thanks for your review and we look forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 4 days ago
Great Day in Nassau!

We were visiting Nassau as a port of call on our cruise and once again chose Marvelous Tours for an island tour. We have been to Nassau several times and have used Marvelous Tours three times for a cultural tour. Marvin is fabulous and his...More

Thank Pam T
Marvin G, Guest Relations Manager at Marvelous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded today

It is always great spending time with you, Cuz! Thanks so much for always coming back to see your family in the Bahamas! I am looking forward to you coming back soon. Maybe next time we can do one of our fun boat tours to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Wonderful Tour

Can not thank these guys enough for ALWAYS making sure we were having a great time on our tours. We love this company so much this is my second time touring with Marvelous Tours. Every time we have learned something new and shown new things....More

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Marvin G, Guest Relations Manager at Marvelous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

We cannot thank YOU enough, family! Thanks for coming back to spend some time with us. We really appreciate you! Of course, the next time you come we will show you even more. There is so much to see and do here! Thanks for your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great variety

After reading all the 5 star reviews I was really looking forward to our tour. I was a little nervous though because I was afraid it'd end up being a snooze fest, but I was very happy to be wrong about this one!! We were...More

Thank Michelle R
Marvin G, Guest Relations Manager at Marvelous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Michelle, thank you so much for choosing Marvelous Tours to take care of you. We are so glad that you had a great time with Kheran! The island hopping tour would be perfect for when you return to Nassau. It is loads of fun! Thanks...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Nassau Revisited

Really enjoyed the tour. Revisiting my home of seventeen years. Having moved to Miami for 43 years, returning with my 28 yr old daughter. Jullian was a great guide. Helped me walk down memory lane. Made me realize how homesick I am. Jullian from Marvelous...More

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Marvin G, Guest Relations Manager at Marvelous Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! We are so honored that you chose Marvelous Tours for your return trip home. Julian is amazing and we are glad that you had a great time with him. We hope to see you home again very soon and we would love to take...More

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Response from Aprile H | Reviewed this property |
It is a bus tour. He makes several stops that you get off the bus and shortly walk around the sights.