Nearly all cruise vendors provide or rent masks and snorkels. Look for gold black and blue BAHAMAHOST decals on Taxis. It symbolizes that the driver is certified to provide high quality service and information.
Barefoot Sailing Cruises
Chart a course from the sailing menu and then board one of the three sleek yachts; the friendly crew will ensure that you get the high seas adventure of a lifetime. Half day "Sail and Snorkel Trips" offered daily or all day "Island Champagne Cruise" on Wed and Sun eves; call ahead for particulars since pickup points and departure times vary; board at Prince George Wharf, Downtown; 242-393-0820 or 393-5817
Flying Cloud Catamaran Cruises
The Flying Cloud's sleek 57 foot catamaran whisks you across the ocean at high speed for exhilarating, hassle free cruising to snorkel sites; light fare served for lunch on board; reef snorkeling, sun, or just have them drop on a semi-deserted island near the snorkel site; remember your sun protectant because its easy to expose your back while snorkeling; enjoy breathtaking island views and romantic dinner cruises as well; four different cruises to pick from; board at Prince George Wharf, Downtown; 242-363-4430
Stingray City at Blue Lagoon Island
Explore an underwater world where you come face to face with a friendly grouper, or schools of brilliantly colored sergeant majors and maybe a curious eel; while scuba diving here, enjoy a guided underwater tour of the coral gardens and abundant sea life; board at Prince George Wharf, Downtown; 242-363-3179
Experience the wonder and beauty of the crystal clear Bahamian waters; whether you're interested in learning SCUBA diving or you're already certified, Divers Haven, will give you an experience you'll treasure; explore Nassau's most spectacular dive spots. Open water certification courses; the reef snorkeling tours are also first rate; call for boarding location 242-393-0869, 393-3285
Exuma Powerboat Adventures
The beauty of the sea and the sky will take your breath away in this, all day all-inclusive adventure to the island of Exuma Cays, 38 miles south of Nassau; unspoiled, secluded islands where tranquility is your daily assignment; the adventure starts at 9a, includes lunch, beer and wines or tropical juices and ; you are certain to enjoy your share of snorkeling, shark feeding and nature walks before the trip ends at 5:30p; board at Prince George Wharf, Downtown; 242-327-5385 or 326-1936
32 years of service with a smile; three dives daily and half-day snorkeling trips available; daily resort classes and complimentary bus service from major resort hotels; 242-393-6054 or 5644
Canoeing at Lake Nancy
View exotic Ospreys, coots, egrets, cranes, herons and endangered white crowned pigeons; paddle your own canoe by the hour or day in tropically tranquil lake only 3 to 3 1/2 feet deep; Lake Nancy opens into the island's largest lake, Lake Killarney; located on JFK Drive just before Blake Road; Call 242-356-4283 for details.
Peddle & Paddle Ecoventures
This new and totally eco-friendly activity is for nature lovers by bicycle and kayak, exploring the very heart of nature's playground in the tranquil areas of the island; full and half day custom guided tours designed for the choosiest; bird-watching, reef snorkeling with fish identification, mangrove creeks, inland lakes; off-road bicycling that’s as easy or challenging a you prefer; lunch with full day tour; Call 242-362-2772
Robinson Crusoe Shipwreck Cruise
It's all about the Majestic Lady, an 85 foot catamaran, for a fun-filled adventure on their isolated island in the sun; includes round-trip transfers, lunch and unlimited wine, a fruit bar and Calypso combo; night-lit harbor cruises every Tue and Fri evening includes dinner and dancing. Cruises depart from Hurricane Hole, Paradise Island; call 242-322-2606.