How do you get to Grand Turk Island?
To reach Grand Turk, you need to first fly to the island of Providenciales in the Turks and Caicos Islands and then take a connecting flight from Providenciales to Grand Turk. To reach the island of Providenciales from the U
. or Canada, there are a number of direct flight options.
What airport do you fly into for Grand Turk?
How do you get around Turks and Caicos without a car?
Domestic Ferries There are three ferry routes in the Turks and Caicos: Providenciales—North Caicos, Providenciales—South Caicos, and Grand Turk—Salt Cay. All of these routes are serviced by small passenger ferry vessels. There are no scheduled large car ferries in the country.
Are taxis easy to get in Turks and Caicos?
Providenciales has an abundance of taxis, and you won't have a problem finding one at the Providenciales International Airport (PLS), at the larger hotels or resorts, or in the central Grace Bay area. Taxi pickup at almost any location on Providenciales is also easy to book by phone or email.
How long is the drive from North Caicos to Middle Caicos?
Approximately a 1.5 hour drive
Is Grace Bay Safe?
Don't leave valuables unattended or in an unlocked car. The Grace Bay area is safe day and night and increasingly well patrolled by local police.
Do people party in Turks and Caicos?
Bars and small nightclubs are the most popular local way to have a night out, yet beach BBQs, bonfires, sunset cruises, and special events are also well attended.
Is Grace Bay Nice?
The entirety of Grace Bay is excellent and breathtaking, with clean turquoise water and soft white sand, and no rocks, seaweed, or pollution.
Is Grace Bay or Long Bay better?
Long Bay Compared to Grace Bay The ocean at Grace Bay increases in depth closer to shore, yet due to being on the sheltered side of the island, the water tends to be calmer. Beachfront resorts and hotels line much of Grace Bay as well, whereas Long Bay is a bit more private.
What is the main town in Turks and Caicos?
Front Street and the Post Office in Cockburn Town, Grand Turk. Scroll down for a tourist map of Cockburn Town. Cockburn Town is the capital and seat of Government of the Turks and Caicos. This small coastal settlement is found on the western side of Grand Turk, the second-most populated island in the Turks and Caicos.