Activities on Paradise Island

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The quintessential tropical tourist destination, Paradise Island is home to one of the most popular resorts in the Caribbean, and from the pristine beaches to the spectacular nightlife, every activity caters to the needs of visitors from around the world.  

Any and every activity you could imagine wanting to do here is available with ease.  The Atlantis Resort, which accounts for more than 10 percent of the Bahamas GDP, has a water park, golf course tennis clubs, shopping, several pools, a casino, and a spa.  Over the rest of the island you'll find another golf course, a comedy club, dolphin encounters, a lagoon, and plenty of shopping.

All of the Caribbean's favored watersports are available here as well, including snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and fishing. 


Paradise Island Diving

Paradise Island, more or less, is one big aquatic themed resort. Part of this involves plenty of options for divers looking to explore the seas of the Bahamas.

You'll find two dive services and at least 6 good dive sites to choose from. Make your way to this page regarding diving opportunities in this area if you're looking for more specifics.


The Bahamas Golf

Hoping you can spend some time on the greens during your vacation? There are two golf courses in the area. The courses are Paradise Island Golf Course and Royal Blue. To read a detailed article concerning the course, including the location, number of holes, and a lot more simply click on the name of the course. To find out more about golf courses throughout the Bahamas, follow this link.


Shopping on Paradise Island

If you have some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they might enjoy exploring a few of the area's 28 retail stores. To read about opportunities for shopping on Paradise Island and in other nearby areas, see this page.


The Caves

Sightseeing is also a great activity for anyone visiting Paradise Island. The area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Visitors who enjoy natural surroundings frequently enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To read a more complete discussion of available sightseeing attractions, click this link.


If you enjoy looking at fish you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so within easy reach of Paradise Island. You can read this extended discussion which is all about snorkeling if you'd like to find additional specifics.


Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, given the fact that there are 5 spas that operate in this area. Take advantage of this extended discussion which is all about spas in the area if you'd like to learn additional facts.


Atlantis Royal Towers

If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 6 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis On Paradise Island
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Atlantis Royal Towers Central Paradise Island 2 check check
Atlantis Coral Towers Central Paradise Island 6
One & Only Ocean Club Central Paradise Island 6 check
Atlantis The Cove Central Paradise Island 6
Atlantis Beach Tower Central Paradise Island 6 check check
Atlantis The Reef Central Paradise Island 6

For instance, Atlantis Royal Towers offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

Information about some other activities can be seen right below.

Other Activities On And Around Paradise Island
Name Type Phone Location
Aquadventure Amusement/Theme Park (242) 363-3000 Central Paradise Island
Mario's Bowling & Family Bowling Center 326-8010 2.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Nassau

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