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  • Hours: Tours offered daily from 8am - 3pm
  • Admission: Free

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Fort Fincastle

Sitting atop Bennet's Hill, overlooking the city of Nassau, the hulking Fort Fincastle regally rests. The fort, though rather simple in appearance, is still impressive due to its huge brick walls with canons peeking out over the top.

Built in 1793 by Lord Dunmore, the governor of the island at the time, this 38.5 m (126 ft) tall fort was constructed to offer protection over the island. Today, you can climb to the top of the fort to explore the cannons and three rooms that are dug beneath the lookout. While the fort makes for a neat viewing opportunity, it is truly a must-see because of the spectacular panoramic views of the ocean it offers from the top. 

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Fort Fincastle is located in the northern part of central Nassau, and is easy to locate.

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Best Nassau Historical City Tour

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Experience historical Nassau on this 2-hour city tour of key landmarks! With your knowledgeable guide, you’ll get to know Nassau’s interesting past as you ...  Read more

Location: Nassau, Bahamas
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $33.60

Discover Nassau Sightseeing Tour plus Atlantis Resort Visit

Experience the best of Nassau from a luxury air-conditioned bus that will take you on this interesting and exciting tour highlighted by a visit to world famous ...  Read more

Location: Nassau, Bahamas
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)

From USD $46.99

Nassau Land and Sea Sightseeing Tour

Experience the best of Nassau on this exciting tour that will take you both land and sea. The tour is highlighted by a visit to the world famous Atlantis ...  Read more

Location: Nassau, Bahamas
Duration: 3 hours (approx.)

From USD $63.43

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