Go Back   Cruise Reviews Forums > Port Chat > Caribbean Port Chat
Register Forgot Password?
New! Use your Facebook, Google, AIM & Yahoo accounts to securely log into this site, click logo to login  

Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 12-16-2007, 05:48 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 8
Is it possible to find a nice beach that you can wade out and snorkle from? We have 2 kids and would prefer not to have to pay to Atlantis. Can you stay on the beach in Blue Lagoon?
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 12-16-2007, 11:39 PM
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Posts: 11,612
You don't have to pay Atlantis to go to the beach. Cabbage beach is on the right side of Atlantis and is free. It is not a great beach for snorkeling though. If you decide to go take a regular taxi, NOT the water taxi! Blue Lagoon is not on the island, you have to take an excursion or tour over to the little island. It is pretty nice and better for wading and snorkeling.

Hopefully someone will have some recommendations, I have only been to those two places.

  #3 (permalink)  
Old 12-18-2007, 07:02 AM
penny3333's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Alabama
Posts: 10,602
I've only been to Paradise Island in Nassau for beaches. I went to the one next to the Atlantis and I stayed at Merv Griffith's resort and used that beach. Other than that I just toured Nassau, the straw market, the queen's staircase, and they used to have a turtle farm. Actually, now that you mention the Blue Lagoon. A long time ago on the Dauphne, we went on an excursion to an island where there was a beautiful beach, maybe that way the Blue Lagoon before the movie came out. Wow, that's really clearing out some cobwebs. Amy, your children can walk around the Atlantis free of charge as well, there's so much for them to see. I think they'd have a ball there. All it would cost is the cab fare, which isn't that much, I think around $4.50 plus the $2.00 toll for the bridge. Best wishes and Happy Holidays!
Closed Thread

arawak, atlantis, beach, beaches, blue, cay, cruise, forums, griffith, kids, lagoon, merv, nassau, port, resort

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best beach in Nassau? DSR Caribbean Port Chat 1 07-31-2006 02:34 PM
Nassau Beach Access Jimbo Royal Caribbean Cruise Line 1 01-23-2006 07:21 AM
Best Beach in Nassau? Kim Caribbean Port Chat 6 08-13-2004 05:53 AM
good beach in Nassau yttebrs Caribbean Port Chat 3 02-13-2004 01:20 PM
Best Beach in Nassau Tom Caribbean Port Chat 3 04-22-2003 09:49 PM

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:16 AM.

Contact Us - Terms of Use - Cruise Reviews Home - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top

SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2