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  • Nassau: Cultural Walking Tour of Downtown Nassau

    1. Nassau: Cultural Walking Tour of Downtown Nassau

    Begin your adventure in downtown Nassau and follow your guide as you stroll to some of the most historic landmarks and sites in town. Walk up to the top of Elizabeth Avenue for a 15-minute stop at the famous Queen’s Staircase, a major limestone staircase that consists of 66 steps. Here you will get the chance to capture its majestic beauty with your camera as your guide shares the history of this 18th-century staircase, including how 600 slaves constructed it in honor of Queen Victoria’s assistance in abolishing slavery in the Bahamas. Continue up Elizabeth Avenue for a five-minute stop at Nassau’s tallest structure, the historic 126-foot Water Tower that supplied water to the island of New Providence back in the early 20th century. Next, your tour will take you to the top of Bennet’s Hill to spend 15 minutes at Fort Fincastle, a fort built in the late 18th century to protect Nassau fro...

    Charles and Sonia are both so lovely and knowledgeable about Nassau. Perfect little trip learning more about this beautiful island! Recommend!!

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What people are saying about Queen's Staircase

Overall rating

5.0 / 5

based on 11 reviews

Charles was an excellent tour guide filled with so much knowledge on a range of topics, very personable he got my teenagers engaged and since our group was small he was able to personalize it just a tiny bit to our interest. Nice experience

We absolutely LOVED our walking tour! Charles and Sonya are the best. We didn't realize we scheduled on a holiday and they went out of their way to make up for make up for the closed venues. Definitely recommend them!!!

OMG SONIA AND CHARLES WERE SOOO AMAZING !!! THE BAHAMAS IS SUCH A BEAUTIFUL PLACE SO TO EXPERIENCE IT WITH SUCH BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE MADE IT WORTH THE WHILE.

Charles and Sonia are both so lovely and knowledgeable about Nassau. Perfect little trip learning more about this beautiful island! Recommend!!

Nice, friendly and with knowledge of the site. 100% recomended..