Tips & Tricks
Horseback Riding – a number of tourists visit the islands simply to go horseback riding, particularly by the water, which can be quite romantic. At both Providenciales and Grand Turk, visitors can contact the following horseback riding services for more info: Horseback Riding on Grand Turk – Call Gail (649) 946-2277 Provo Ponies – […]
Grand Turk Cruise Center (Grand Turk) — with direct beachfront access, this is a first-class facility nestled among nearly 14 acres of landscaped grounds. With convenient changing rooms, showers and lockers for cruise line guests, cruise center visitors also can swim either in the ocean’s sparkling waters or in one of the largest pools in […]
Island Trams (Grand Turk) – this tour operator offers historical tours on Grand Turk, proudly support the Turks & Caicos National Trust. Its guided tours wind past centuries old buildings, homes, inns, past cannons, windmills and salt ponds. Along the way, its knowledgeable local guides will point out exquisite bird life, wild horses, secluded beaches, […]
Long Bay Beach (Providenciales) — this beach is not as popular as Grace Bay, but still attracts local kiteboarders on windy days. The water is shallow going out for quite a distance. Visitors will note a number of luxury villas are located here (some for rental).
Malcom Roads Beach (Providenciales) — this remote beach (located near the Amanyara Resort) is a long drive down a dusty dirt road. Not the best for snorkeling or swimming, but usually deserted. Can be good for beachcombing.
Leeward Beach (Providenciales) — located on the northeast coast of Providenciales, this beach is usually less crowded than Grace Bay. Three main beach accesses are located in this area, and the eastern most Leeward Going Through access is an excellent place to launch kayaks and paddle boards from to visit Little Water Cay and Mangrove […]