Whatever you like to do, paddleboard, kiteboard or wakeboard, to name a few, it’s all available to you in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Whether scuba diving in one of the most exotic dive destinations, in pristine waters, and among vibrant reefs or cruising over them on a Luxury Yacht Charter, you’ll never get bored.
Below are a few of the more unique, unconventional, and eco-friendly options available to you.
There are many options available to you steadfast mariners, from small Hobie Cat sailboats to 80’+ Private Yacht Charters. Whether it’s a romantic cruise just for the two or an adventure for the whole family, there’s an excursion suited for everyone.
Party boat charters a.k.a. “Booze Cruise” are some of the more popular Caribbean yacht charters. Be sure to call ahead to be sure there’s room for you and your guests.
Island excursions in the Turks and Caicos Islands often include snorkeling, a stop at Iguana Island Natl. Park, beach BBQ, and sunbathing. Rum punch, cold beer, sodas, and light snacks are also provided along with Reggae beats and friendly banter.
Boat Charter Companies
- Adventure Sports more details
- Anette Charters Collective more details
- Caicos Adventures more details
- Aqua TCI more details
- Big Blue Collective more details
- Caicos Dream Tours more details
- Prive’ Fine Ocean Charters more details
- Southern Cross Charters more details
- Silly Creek Water Sports more details
- Turks and Caicos Waverunners more details
If you are a dive devotee you’ve probably already heard all of the accolades bestowed on the Turks and Caicos Islands for its world-class diving.
The pristine waters and reefs are some of the last vestiges in the world that are unspoiled by pollution and commercial fishing exploits. The abundance of marine life and vibrant corals are a testament to this.
Just a half-mile off the shores of Grand Turk is one of the world’s most spectacular walls and deepest drop-offs starting at 35 feet, descending more than 7000+ feet into darkness.
Diving in Providenciales boasts the “World’s 3rd Largest Barrier Reef”. Exotic marine life, wild dolphins, and humpback whales are just a taste of what a trip to the Turks and Caicos Islands has to offer. The Turks and Caicos have everything your dive log is looking for.
Kiteboarding is deemed to be one of the most liberating sports on the water, harnessing only the power of the wind.
Even though kiteboarding is an independent activity, it always draws like-minded individuals together to carve up the waves and catch breathtaking airs.
Like most tight-knit groups, Provo has its own community of kiteboarders; they can easily be spotted by checking the horizon, typically dotted with colorful kites.
A handful of seasoned local kiteboarders turned their experience into instruction. If you’re interested to learn how to kiteboard while visiting the Turks and Caicos, now is a perfect time. So long as the wind is up and it usually is, so are TCI’s kiteboard instructors.
Already seasoned? It’s easy to join Provo’s kiteboarding crowd, just rent some gear and soon you’ll be showing off your own skills with newfound friends.
STAND UP PADDLE BOARDING
Paddle boarding’s popularity has exploded in recent years in particular due to exercise and fitness-crazes. Anyone who paddle boards knows the duel benefit to this activity and if they didn’t at first, they sure did the next morning.
Paddle boarding is an intense balance, strength, core building activity. This is easily overlooked because it can also be relaxing and lots of fun. It’s a great way to be active on the water while touring some of the islands less traveled waterways and mangroves.
It’s simple to rent a paddle board or book a paddle board tour. You may, however, want to book a massage the following day depending on how extreme you want to take your paddle boarding experience; just sayin’
So you love the ocean and you’re looking for some adventurous thrills but you don’t want to get wet, necessarily.
Here’s a combination that’s hard to beat; part boating, part sailing, part parachuting mashed-up to get the most spectacular sightseeing views you’re going to find anywhere.
Don’t pass up on the opportunity to get a bird’s eye view of Grand Turk and Providenciales.
Just a quick boat ride from Providenciales over to Little Water Cay and you’ll be shredding up our turquoise waters just like you do at home, only the scenery is a lot more beautiful.
If you’re thinking about renting a powerboat, you’re not alone. But, if you want to get all the best gear, ski boats, and instructors you’d best book tours and activities online. Whether you enjoy wakeboarding, slalom skiing, or braving barefoot, there are a few water Turks and Caicos water sports businesses that have you covered.
All water ski operations have experienced captains, expert instructors, top of the line equipment and the best ski boats on the market. If you are a novice to water skiing; no worries, they also pull inner tubes. The only skill required is hanging on for dear life!
Ski Boat Charters
The best way to gain perspective of an island is to see it offshore.
The typical tourist viewpoint is experienced passively, glancing over a paperback every so often, past the sugar sand beach and beyond into the ocean horizon. Ever wonder what those people in the boats looking back are experiencing?
Whether hiring a private charter, booze-cruise, or taking the helm yourself, there are miles of Grace Bay coastline and dozens of uninhabited islands to explore… It’s time to find out what you have been missing out on.
Sailboat Charter Companies
- Atabeyra Sailing more details
Discover the Natural Wonders of our Ecosystem with a Kayak Tour. Get in touch with our ancient past and experience what transportation was like for our ancestral Taino and Lucayan inhabitants. There are many ancient settlements lost to time, found recently by archaeologists all around the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Already an experienced kayak-er looking for a new adventurous challenge? Then you have to rent a kayak and paddle into the ultra-turquoise waters of Chalk Sound National Park. Imagine cruising through innumerable miniature uninhabited islands, set amidst the purest turquoise blue water; of course with the “Hawaii 5-O” theme song playing in your head…da, da, duh, da daahhh da…
Tip: Plan ahead and arrange for pick up at furthest downwind location, pack energy bars, bottled water, and a receptacle to contain your trash.
Ever felt left out of those great post-dive stories retold around the bar? “What an amazing reef!” “Did you see that huge sea turtle cruising past the mating octopus?”… Well now it’s your chance to log some of your own dive experiences and you won’t even have to get wet!
Don’t miss another opportunity to explore one of the world’s great wonders and largest living organisms; our coral reefs and its inhabitants.
Welcome aboard The Undersea Explorer, descend below deck, and take a seat in front of a brilliant aquatic picture window with an unobstructed view.
From the moment you disembark the captain begins narrating an unforgettable guided tour of Provo’s colorful reefs and abundant marine life, so you too can brag about your “dive-experience”.