In the past, Turks and Caicos has not necessarily been known as a top shopping destination, but as tourism here has grown, so have the shopping opportunities. Providenciales in particular has always been the go-to shopping destination in the island chain, and it only continues to be a highly sought after destination among visitors looking to claim their share of duty free goods and locally made souvenirs.
There are four centers of shopping on Providenciales. The Regent Village, Saltmills Plaza, Ports of Call, and Caicos Cafe Plaza. Throughout these spots you'll be able to stock up on clothing and accessories, rum produced on the island, local arts and crafts, beachwear, jewelry, Cuban and Dominican cigars, and more. International chains are rare.
If you're looking for some gifts or souvenirs you should think about visiting Mama's Gift Shop, which is located in Grace Bay, Providenciales. Along with their newest offering of island-style hot sauce, Mama's also sells caps, t-shirts, towels, beach wear, coffee mugs, photo albums, and other Turks and Caicos apparel. They're located on Grace Bay Road.
Another possibility is Turquoise Duty Free Shops, which is found six miles (ten kilometers) to the west of Mama's Gift Shop. While you're waiting for your flight to depart from Turks and Caicos, stop into Turkquoise, where you can take care of all of your liquor needs -- duty free. Visitors will find them on Leeward Highway.
Many gift and souvenir shops located on Providenciales can be seen here:
|(649) 941-8660||0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|(649) 946-4147||Central Providenciales|
|Mama's Gift Shop||(649) 946-5538||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|--||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|(649) 941-4963||0.7 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay|
|--||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|(649) 941-3228||1.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|(649) 946-8508||0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|(649) 941-8080||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Turquoise Duty Free Shops||(649) 946-4658||Central Providenciales|
One of the area's interesting speciality shops is The Turkcaician Gallery. This venue is situated in central Providenciales. Promoting the works of artists that hail from the Turks and Caicos islands, the Turkcacian Gallery offers a rich selection of fine arts and souvenirs that allow visitors to bring home a piece of island life home with them to display for eternity. Guests will find them on Leeward Highway.
Another good option is The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight, which is found 3.1 mi. (5.1 km) away from The Turkcaician Gallery. Colorful paintings by Jean Taylor, who showcases the island through her renderings of local people and architecture as well as sea life are on display and available for purchase here in addition to the works of Trevor Morgan, and the works of many other local artists. If you're looking for something specific, try calling them at (649) 231-2708.
Dive Provo Boutique: Three boats in the Dive Provo fleet stand at the ready to give you and your crew the dive adventure of a lifetime. Daily open water dives hit the walls of West Caicos or the coral reefs of Grace Bay, and everywhere in between, allowing for safe exploration of local marine life with trained team of professionals who always have your back. The property can be found on Grace Bay Road.
Several specialty shops located on Providenciales are summarized in the chart below.
|Jewelry Store||(649) 941-4615||2.3 mi. Northeast of Central Grace Bay|
|Art Gallery||(649) 946-4748||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Surfing Gear Store||(649) 941-8670||0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|Dive Provo Boutique||Dive Shop||(649) 946-5040||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Jewelry Store||(649) 946-4699||Central Providenciales|
|Jewelry Store||(649) 941-5599||0.3 mi. West-Southwest of Central Grace Bay|
|Sporting Goods Store||(649) 941-8233||0.3 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|Jewelry Store||(649) 941-4513||Central Providenciales|
|Jewelry Store||(649) 941-4324||2.9 mi. South-Southeast of Central Blue Hills|
|Handicraft Dealers||(649) 946-5471||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Art Gallery||(649) 941-3014||0.4 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Royal Jewels||Jewelry Store||(649) 946-4699||0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|The Turkcaician Gallery||Art Gallery||(649) 231-2708||Central Providenciales|
|The Turkcaician Gallery at the Bight||Art Gallery||(649) 231-2708||2.0 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
Some apparel shops located on Providenciales are provided below.
|Swimwear, Beachwear and Sportswear Store||--||0.2 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Clothing Store||(649) 941-5164||Central Providenciales|
|Boutique||(649) 946-4211||Central Providenciales|
|Clothing Store||(649) 946-4565||0.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
Got the munchies? The Wine Cellar is located in central Providenciales. Browse their extensive offerings from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Find them on Leeward Highway.
Be sure to look at this table for more information about your options.
|Grocery Store||(649) 946-4819||Central Providenciales|
|Grocery Store||(649) 946-5266||Central Providenciales|
|Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store||(649) 941-5682||Central Providenciales|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-8331||1.4 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|Grocery Store||(649) 333-5000||0.3 mi. South of Central Grace Bay|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-5000||Turtle Tail, Central Providenciales|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-3329||Central Providenciales|
|Bakery||(649) 941-3318||3.1 mi. South of Central Blue Hills|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-8991||Central Providenciales|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-7929||Central Providenciales|
|Nutrition and Body Care Store||(649) 941-8394||0.3 mi. South West of Central Grace Bay|
|Grocery Store||(649) 941-5958||0.2 mi. Southeast of Central Grace Bay|
|The Wine Cellar||Beer, Wine, and Liquor Store||(649) 946-4536||Central Providenciales|
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