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CocoCay, Bahamas

Little Stirrup Cay, Bahamas, is one of the Berry Islands, a collection of cays and small islands and is located approximately 55 miles north of Nassau. It is used for tourism by 

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd

 in an exclusive way.

Description

The island is less than a mile (around one kilometer) wide from east to west and less than 200 yards (183 meters) from north to south. The east end is the center of recreational activities with beaches fronting a coral basin where manatee, rays, and numerous fish can be seen. There is a rocky inlet on the north side of the island large enough for the cruise ship tenders to operate from. Nature trails run the entire length and width... Read more

CocoCay, Bahamas

Destination:
Little Stirrup Cay, Bahamas, is one of the Berry Islands, a collection of cays and small islands and is located approximately 55 miles north of Nassau. It is used for tourism by 

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd

 in an exclusive way.

Description

The island is less than a mile (around one kilometer) wide from east to west and less than 200 yards (183 meters) from north to south. The east end is the center of recreational activities with beaches fronting a coral basin where manatee, rays, and numerous fish can be seen. There is a rocky inlet on the north side of the island large enough for the cruise ship tenders to operate from. Nature trails run the entire length and width of the island.

Little Stirrup Cay is adjacent to Great Stirrup CayNorwegian Cruise Line's private island.

Tourism

Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd., which owns Royal Caribbean InternationalCelebrity Cruises and Azamara Cruises, assumed the lease of the island upon acquisition of Admiral Cruises and renamed it Coco Cay, one of the first cruise lines to lease islands for their exclusive use.

Royal Caribbean

and 

Celebrity cruise ships

frequently anchor off the island and bring passengers ashore by tenders. Activities available to guests include swimming, snorkeling, kayaking, parasailing, scuba diving, and WaveRunner piloting. Royal Caribbean extends its children's programs onto the island including a Fisher-Price sponsored Power Wheels track for young children.

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CocoCay, Bahamas: Port Information


Cruise ships anchor offshore, passengers transport to shore via tender. This trip will last around 10-15 minutes.

Get around CocoCay, Bahamas


Everything is within walking distance.

What to see in CocoCay, Bahamas


CocoCay has fantastic beaches. Spend time, just relaxing on a deck chair, sunbathing and swimming.

What to do in CocoCay, Bahamas


Snorkeling, diving.

What to eat and drink in CocoCay, Bahamas


Your cruise line will provide food and drinks. Almost everything is all included. If no, you can pay with your cruise card.

Safety in CocoCay, Bahamas


CocoCay is a private island, so it is quite safe. 

Language spoken in CocoCay, Bahamas


English is the main and official language of the Bahamas. Tourist resorts may have staff that can speak other languages, including Spanish, French, German, and, less frequently, others.

LOCAL TIME

7:03 am
November 19, 2017
America/Nassau

CURRENT WEATHER

23.87 °C / 74.966 °F
light rain
Mon

25.2 °C/77 °F
light rain
Tue

23.16 °C/74 °F
moderate rain
Wed

25.76 °C/78 °F
moderate rain
Thu

26.07 °C/79 °F
moderate rain

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