Welcome to
the Turks and Caicos!


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There is always some sort of celebration going on in Turks and Caicos, be it a cultural or sporting event. This makes it easy for vacationers who would like to attend an event…

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Great Things to See and Do:

There are Many Ways to Have Fun in
the Turks and Caicos

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Activities

One of the unique appeals of the Turks and Caicos Islands is that mass tourism has not reached this group of charming little islets, making them less populated than many other…

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Nightlife

While there is plenty to do after dark, nightlife in Turks and Caicos is definitely more laid back…

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Fishing

The possibilities for fishing in the Turks and Caicos Islands are almost endless. This group of small…

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Sailing & Boating

Turks and Caicos lie in the Caribbean Sea, one of the world's most popular sailing and yachting destinations. Whether…

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Golf

For many travelers, golfing is a relaxing yet competitive part of their vacation. The Turks and Caicos Islands have several pristine golf courses where…

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Casinos

With only one real casino in Turks and Caicos, gambling options are relatively limited here. However, visitors will find several bars and other nighttime…

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Attractions

Turks and Caicos is one of the Caribbean's secret jewels. The group of small islets is never overpopulated with visitors, yet it offers all the wonderful…

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Shopping

Traditionally, Turks and Caicos has not been known as a top shopping destination. Smart shoppers, however, know that government policies have made the…

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Snorkeling

Snorkeling is a great way to enjoy the salty, warm waters of the Caribbean while vacationing on the Turks and Caicos…

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Landmarks

The beach may be calling, but there are just some things you have to do during your visit to Turks…

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Bikes & Mopeds

Bicycles, mopeds, and scooters offer a welcome alternative to taxis and rental cars for those who want…

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Weddings in the Turks and Caicos:

Getting married in Turks and Caicos means you'll get the wedding you always dreamed about

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Over the years, Turks and Caicos has received numerous accolades, marking the country as one of the top tourist destinations in the Caribbean. Now, Turks and Caicos is ready…

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Restaurants

So, it's time for a meal, and you have to make a decision about where you'd like to eat. You're sure…

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Food

Dining in Turks and Caicos is a surprisingly casual affair. Travelers can sit back, relax, and enjoy…

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Though it has only been a tourist destination of note since 1980, Turks and Caicos is what some would consider the epitome of a Caribbean vacation destination. Beautiful beaches and…

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Planning Your Vacation in the Turks and Caicos

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The Turks and Caicos Islands make an unusual and beautiful locale for a vacation, but, before you hop on a flight, there are a few things you'll have to take care of. Start getting…

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Getting Info

Before you start your journey to the Turks and Caicos Islands, you'll need to find out a bit about it. From where you'd…

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Budgeting

A vacation to the Turks and Caicos is not cheap, but researching costs and understanding a season's rates will help you…

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Best Time to Visit

Unlike many other Caribbean islands, Turks and Caicos has very pleasant weather outside of its peak tourist season. This…

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Making Decisions

Whether you're looking for rocky, cliff-lined beaches or pristine white beauties, you'll need to make a few decisions…

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Booking

Research has been done, decisions have been made, and now you're ready to book your dream vacation to the Turks and Caicos…

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Packing

A suitcase destined for Turks and Caicos should be packed full of clothing that can go from the beach to the trails, and…

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Passports

While the Turks and Caicos Islands are a laid-back tourist destination, visitors will find entry rules to be strict. Like…

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Customs

Shopping in the Turks and Caicos is delightful, and bringing home special souvenirs can be the best way to take a little…

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Gorgeous weather and the warm temperatures of the Caribbean Sea combined with amazing aquatic life and stunning coral formations make the Turks and Caicos Islands the perfect…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
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Accommodations:

Once you've arrived in Turks and Caicos you'll need a place to stay, but don't worry. When it comes to accommodations, these islands have you covered. From posh villas and suites…

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All Inclusive

The Turks and Caicos may not be the most famous of the Caribbean islands, but they certainly know how to treat their…

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Hotels

The beautiful islands that make up Turks and Caicos remain one of the Caribbean's best kept secrets. Perfect for romantic…

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Villa Complexes

Travelers looking for the independence of a home-away-from-home can find it in rental villas and condominiums. Although…

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Villa Rentals

Turks and Caicos stands out among many destinations in the Caribbean. Outside of Providenciales, the islands remain relatively underdeveloped and even Cockburn Town, which…

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Eco Tourism

Travelers have plenty of ways to encounter nature in Turks and Caicos. For those with an adventurous or eco-friendly…

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The Turks and Caicos Islands are a sun-worshiper's paradise. Mild and warm temperatures along with ample sunshine and a bounteous selection of beaches make this small group of islands…

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Weather in the Turks and Caicos

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Turks and Caicos is an ideal setting for relaxing in the sand. The islands are warm and sunny most of the year, and a minimal amount of annual rainfall ensures it's almost always a…

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The Turks and Caicos Transportation:

Turks and Caicos transportation options are as easy as they are enjoyable

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Visiting another country is exciting, even if your goals are to lie on the beach and relax in the sun during your entire stay. To customize your experience, choose a mode of transit…

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Buses

Getting around towns in Turks and Caicos is easy in most cases, no matter what method you choose. One downside to the islands, however, is their lack…

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Bikes & Mopeds

Bicycles, mopeds, and scooters offer a welcome alternative to taxis and rental cars for those who want to avoid high travel costs while enjoying a closer…

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Rental Cars

Car rental services are rarely available in Turks and Caicos on islands other than Providenciales and Grand Turk, but there are plenty of companies…

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Taxis

With no public bus system throughout the Turks and Caicos Islands, tourists who don’t want to rent a car often opt to take taxis to and from their…

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Many of the Turks and Caicos Islands are uninhabited, and the others have economies that rely in large part on attracting visitors to enjoy their natural beauty. Thus, it's not…

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Travel Fundamentals for the Turks and Caicos

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Although there are 40 different islands among the Turks and Caicos chain, only eight are inhabited. Each island has its own distinctive style. Read on to see which destination is…

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Electricity

American visitors will be pleased that the electrical current in the Turks and Caicos Islands is 110-120 volts AC (60…

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Clothing

Despite its status as a British Crown Colony, none of the traditional formalities are present on a day-to-day basis with…

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Currency

While travelers are enjoying the laid-back atmosphere of the Turks and Caicos Islands, they should not be caught off guard…

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Tipping will be one of the simplest parts of your Turks and Caicos vacation. The guideline is approximately 15 percent…

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Hours of Operation

Travelers will find that important businesses on the Turks and Caicos Islands are open regularly throughout the week, but…

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Telephones

If you're trying to reach someone in the Turks and Caicos Islands, simply dial the area code 649 followed by the seven-digit…

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Postal Services

Travelers to the Turks and Caicos Islands will need to visit the post office on Providenciales whether they're sending a…

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Caribbean cruises are popular among vacationers looking for a complete package of activities, meals, and amenities and among those who want to see more than one island while visiting.…

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Culture

After squabbles between the French, British, and Spanish, the Turks and Caicos ended up in the hands of the British.…

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Family Vacations

Turks and Caicos is one of the top visited Caribbean islands for vacationers traveling with family. The resorts on the…

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Dining Options

For many travelers, eating the local food is a vital part of a great vacation experience. As you might hope, there are…

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Swimming Pools

Lazing by the pool — it's a simple but pleasurable way to round off your vacation experience in Turks and Caicos. The…

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Nightlife Options

Turks and Caicos offers sunshine, amazing ocean views, and historical sites you can't miss, though few guests realize just…

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Tennis

The Caribbean is the ideal destination for tennis lovers, with its balmy weather and gorgeous, all-year greenery. When…

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Driving

Driving in the Turks and Caicos is in the British style, but the roads themselves are very Caribbean. On Providenciales,…

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In Turks and Caicos, there is a nice mixture of spas located on resort property as well as those that are privately owned. Beyond proximity to where you are staying, who owns…

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Air Travel

The Turks and Caicos Islands consists of forty islands and cays, but only eight are inhabited and of those eight, only…

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Ferries

Where once it could be said that the ferry services between the Turks and Caicos islands were too few and lacking in…

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Sailing & Boating

Turks and Caicos lie in the Caribbean Sea, one of the world's most popular sailing and yachting destinations. Whether…

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The Economy of the Turks and Caicos:

The economy of the Turks and Caicos has come a long way in 30 years

Like many of the Caribbean islands, the main industry of the Turks and Caicos is tourism. However, this hasn't always been the case. Until recent years, the island chain was relatively…

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With plenty of choices, from hotels with authentic decor to world-famous resorts, Turks and Caicos is the perfect destination for all types…

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