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Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake

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    What to Expect
    Your unforgettable immersion into Bahamian culture will commence when you meet your pleasant, knowledgeable, and professional tour guide opposite the cruise terminal in morning or afternoon. Your anticipation and excitement will build as you start on a journey that will certainly be fun and fulfilling.  

    Each one of your senses will be tantalized as you experience the rich, Bahamian culture. Smell and taste the delicious and refreshing natural herbal remedies that the natives have enjoyed for hundreds of years at Tasty Teas, ranked #1 in the Bahamas for teas. Enjoy free samples of the Bahamas' very own version of authentic pina colada, made freshly just for you at the John Watling's Rum Distillery, and take a 10-minute guided tour of the historical facility, once owned by one of the island's Royal Governors and used as a scene in the James Bond movie, Casino Royale. 

    At the next stop you will enjoy a thrilling panoramic view of the island from its highest point where the Fort Fincastle was erected to protect the city and harbor. You can peruse this area and shop at a local straw market. The sights and sounds at the the 'Statue of Liberty of the Bahamas', The Queen's Staircase, will intrigue you as you learn more about the hard working slaves who, when freed, chose to carve out the stairs in gratitude to the queen for their liberation.  

    Next, you are in for a sweet treat...literally! Get ready to taste the best rum cake you have ever had! The sweet aroma of the Original Rum Cake Factory will greet you and the taste will be something to write home about.  

    Finally, experience one of the modern eight wonders of the world with the largest hotel property in the Caribbean, Atlantis, at the end of your tour. Your tour guide will take you back to the cruise terminal in the downtown area while giving you even more fun facts about the beautiful islands. It will be sad to say goodbye at the end of the tour, as this tour promises to be one that you would not forget, but hopefully you will be back again soon!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Woodes Rogers Wharf in Nassau
    Duration
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
    • Bottled water
    • Professional local guide
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Please call us at 1242 465 7774 or e-mail marvinsadmin@marveloustours242.com 24 hours in advance to arrange complimentary hotel pickup for your tour
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Food
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    We booked our tour through their website about an hour before it started and encountered only 1 issue, the driver loaded everyone up about 10 minutes early so we barely caught him in time, our fault for booking last minute but you may want to get to the meeting place about 30
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    Response from Tamalia G, Guest Relations Manager at Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
    Responded 1 week ago
    Yes, isn't the Queen's Staircase amazing? It is my personal favorite! Thanks so much for choosing Marvelous Tours to show you our beautiful island and share its rich culture and history with you on our Bahama Bonanza tour! 15 minutes before the tour start time is early enough to come to the meeting place, but it sounds like you had some extra early birds on your tour who were super excited to start the tour and came extra early...that works too! lol Hope to see you again soon and we can show you some other cool parts of our island on your next trip to New Providence!
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    Our tour was on time. We ended up as the only 2 people on our tour, which was great! We saw plenty of tour buses where the people were packed in like sardines. Jeremy was funny and informative. We leisurely walked through the parts of our tours and did not feel pressured to buy
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    Response from Tamalia G, Public Relations Manager at Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
    Responded 5 Sep 2019
    So glad that you had a wonderful and personal experience with us! We love making you feel welcomed and comfortable! We appreciate you taking the time to leave a review for us. It really means a whole lot! Glad you enjoyed yourself!
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    This weekend we took a cruise to Nassau, Bahamas. Looking for things to do when getting off the ship we searched trip advisor to find things to do asides from the typical excursions offered by the cruise line. Best decision ever. Thank you Marvelous tours. Our tour guide Marvin
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    Response from Tamalia G, Guest Relations Manager at Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
    Responded 6 Aug 2019
    First of all, you are hilarious! Thanks for making me laugh with the line about transporting prisoners hahaha It was our pleasure to take great care of you! We believe in providing comfortable vehicles, awesome guides and showing you a fun, hospitable time on our beautiful island. Thanks for choosing Marvelous Tours and thanks for taking the time to leave a review! We hops to see you again in the very near future! Until next time, always remember you have family in the Bahamas!!
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    Marvelous Marvin was exactly as his name sounds. He is a perfect ambassador for Nassau. He is so proud of his island and has so much knowledge to share. When we are back in nasssu we will definitely have Marvin as our guide. A perfect few hours in port.
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    Response from Tamalia G, Guest Relations Manager at Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
    Responded 6 Aug 2019
    You are so right! Marvin is definitely Marvelous! We are so glad that you enjoyed your time with him on tour. We love giving the Marvelous experience to all of our family...yes, you have become family forever so make sure you see your cousins next time! lol Thanks for your review!
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    Driver/Narrator was SO interesting...interactive with children and adults of all ages. We learned lots about the Bahama area of Nassau.
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    Response from Tamalia G, Guest Relations Manager at Bahamas Culture Tour from Nassau Including Rum Cake
    Responded 6 Aug 2019
    Hi, Susan! I 100% agree with you! The Queen's Staircase is actually my favorite historical site on the island. It is so beautiful and serene and a must see! Thanks for allowing us to take you there on tour. We are so glad that you were eager to learn about our culture and we look forward to sharing even more with you when you return! Thanks for your kind review!
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