Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park

This National Park is the perfect spot for bird lovers vacationing on the Bahamas. Not only does the site feature a glorious abundance of bird life, but it also provides some outstanding educational offerings.

Harrold & Wilsons Ponds National Park spans 250 acres full of diverse ecosystems.

Over 100 avian species make their home at this spot, including herons, egrets, ibises, and cormorants. As you venture through the park, you will travel along a long boardwalk that is elevated off the ground. Not only does this protect visitors from bugs, snakes, and other such dangers, but it also protects the natural state of the park.

Location

Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park is found in Nassau, 3.1 mi. south west of downtown Nassau.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most delightful possibilities while spending an afternoon exploring the area could be sharing fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of the outdoor park. The most proximate restaurant to Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park is Quiznos Cable Beach, which has a menu full of American meals. It is only about two miles away from this outdoor park, so stop by and place your order. Shoal Restaurant and Lounge and Bennigan's Nassau are a couple other nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Bennigan's Nassau you might try a bite of Irish cuisine and experience the flavors of the Bahamas.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that enjoy parks, and have the energy to view some others, might check out Rm Bailey Park and Rawson Square; the first of which is two and a half miles to the east-northeast of this page's attraction. There are other attractions nearby, including Galleria Cinemas, which is two and a half miles away Nassau. Furthermore, you can think about heading to Ardastra Gardens, which is another attraction close by.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Attractions Near Harrold & Wilson Ponds National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Galleria Cinemas Other Activities/Excursions 2.7 mi. (2.5 km) ENE 1.6 mi. Northeast of Nassau
Ardastra Gardens Other Attraction 2.7 mi. (5.1 km) N 3.2 mi. North-Northwest of Nassau
Fort Charlotte Historic Site 2.8 mi. (5.0 km) N 3.1 mi. North of Nassau
National Art Galley of The Bahamas Museum 3.0 mi. (4.7 km) NNE Downtown Nassau
Gregory Arch Historic Site 3.1 mi. (4.7 km) NNE Downtown Nassau
Fort Fincastle Historic Site 3.1 mi. (4.5 km) NE Downtown Nassau
Queen's Staircase Historic Site 3.1 mi. (4.4 km) NE Downtown Nassau
Balcony House Museum Museum 3.1 mi. (4.8 km) NNE Downtown Nassau

More Information

Location: Village Road, Nassau, New Providence

Phone

(242) 393-1317

(242) 393-4978

Website

http://www.bnt.bs/_m1731/The-National-Parks-of-The-Bahamas/Harrold-and-Wilson-Ponds-National-Park

Email

bnt@bnt.bs

 

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