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Great Beach To Ourselves Near Nassau

We took a snorkel trip from Nassau. We made one stop near Atholl (also spelled Athol) with some... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2014
Keller, Texas
wonderful snorkeling spot

We saw many differnt types of colorful fish and coral in the water around athol island. it was... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2013
Cary, North Carolina
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22 Jul 2018
“Fantastic Reef Snorkel”
28 Feb 2017
“Good (but crowded) snorkeling”
Friendly yellowtails and Sergeant Majors pester divers for food, meaning there's no better way to see the marine life than on the reefs off this island.
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Immediately after entering the water we were surrounded by hundreds of Sargent Major fish and some barracuda. The reef is beautiful and easy to snorkel off of a catamaran.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Martin S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The other reviews here are pretty accurate. We did this as a shore excursion from the Norwegian Escape. The water was pretty clear and we saw many small to medium sized reef fish (Parrot Fish, Sergeant Majors, Tangs, Groupers, etc.). The staff was friendly and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank landonh87
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Booked this excursion last minute on our cruise on the Norwegian Escape for $49 per person. We were picked up at the pier next to the ship. After a 15 min walk to the spot where the boat would pick us up, we waited about...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank 782ralfr
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my now fiancé went for a quick 4 day getaway for the first time to the Bahamas in September, we just missed the storm By a few days earlier. We took a jet ski from the RIU where we stayed and went to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank tsangar
Reviewed 22 November 2016

On a recent snuba excursion booked through Atlantis and handled by Stuart's Cove, we stopped at two excellent sites just south of Athol Island and near its eastern tip. One site was a nice, active reef with plenty of fish, and the second was over...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Pellaz2112
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I was in Bahamas last Friday as one of my NCL cruise's destination; my eighth time visiting this port! It was raining and we were thinking about staying on the ship but... hey when you have two teens that's not a smart option! So away...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Francis0329
Reviewed 11 May 2014

Hello Everyone,I visited the wonderful Island of Nassau Bahamas on board the amazing Norwegian Getaway and i visited the Wonderful Athol Island,i have travel a lots and done snorkeling a lots at different islands that i have visited and i have to tell you that...More

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank cavr1569
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We took a snorkel trip from Nassau. We made one stop near Atholl (also spelled Athol) with some amazing snorkeling. We then made our way to Atholl Island for some lunch, snorkeling and relaxation. The sand was soft and the water was wonderful. This was...More

Date of experience: January 2014
1  Thank ttot11
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We saw many differnt types of colorful fish and coral in the water around athol island. it was beautiful.

Date of experience: March 2013
Thank JHarriman
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