Several tour operators represent all day sails, scuba dives or snorkeling trips or you can contact the captains direct or through your hotel. Sailing and beach cruising trips include: Sail the Trade Winds Schooner, Atabeyra, anchored at Leeward Marina, offering Pirates Cay full and a half day sails and ecology tours, cold drinks and snorkeling gear included. Sun Charters and the ATABEYRA crew offer our guests a unique opportunity to get real sailing experience aboard the last of the tropical trading schooners.
Contact Sun Charters: Email at email@example.com & Tel: 649-231-0624 or the tour desk at your hotel; Beluga, Leeward Going Through at Leeward's, Tel: 649-946-5000, Fax: 649-946-5674, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Sail Beluga- Private catamaran sailboat charters also arrange adventure tours by appointment. T: 649-946-4396, Email: sail...@tciway.tc Outback Adventures also offer 40-foot glass bottom catamaran, BBQ lunch, Snorkel, Tube rides, Water Skiing. Adventure cruise includes pirate cave exploration trip. Over 17 years exploring TCI. T: 649-941-5810
Inland, along Seasage Hill Road in Long Bay, is The Hole, a collapsed limestone, water-filled sinkhole next to a house called By the Hole. A tunnel to the right hand side gives access to the main pool. Adventurous swimmers can take a dip in this massive, 40-foot limestone chimney with the deep salt water at its bottom. Do not attempt to descend. Ruins of Loyalist and Bermudian settlers’ plantations and houses can be seen at Cheshire Hall, Richmond Hills and along the Bight road. On the hill overlooking the former Mariner Hotel, also Aquatic Center (is now off )at Sapodilla Bay a pole marks the location of stones engraved with initials and dates in the 18th century possibly by shipwrecked sailors or wreckers.
Share the knowledge and experience with Fineline's fishing angler Chris Stubbs Bite Me Sportfishing Charter outings can be booked by the half day or full day. Rates include up to 4 persons, all equipment, bait and cold soft drinks provided. Tel: 649-231-0366, 818-286-3956 or 649-946-4398 or 649-946-4918, Email: Biteme@tciway.tc
After 5 personal concierge team will help you explore and planning your trip & tailor make half and full day excursions, if you desire an overnight stay we can arrange accommodations that suit your needs. From the airport pick-up to the airport drop-off and all that happens in between they can organize all your transportation needs, offer dinner suggestions and make reservations, find a spa treatments and golf tee-off times, organize guided tours, beach set up, provision your unit, supply private catering, butler services, as well as an on-call concierge service. Offer private scuba diving guides and instruction, dive trips, wakeboarding, kiteboarding, windsurfing, sailing and parasailing, boat and fishing charters including all your equipment and licenses. Contact: Tel: 649-232-3483, 649-946-4585, email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Blue Whale Tours and Excursions Ltd offer numerous tours to choose from, which are, "Shark Fishing", "Beach Barbeque", "Conch Cruise", "Bone Fishing", "Deep Sea Fishing", "West Caicos Snorkel", "Middle Caicos Getaway", "Light Tackle Trolling", "Custom Adventures", "Iguana Island Site Seeing" and so much more. Experience with Captain; "Director of Boat Operations" is considered a "Master Sea Specialist" in these islands. Offer a wide range of 1/2 or full day trips to suit your taste; notably - The Famous "Blue Hills Tour", Glow Worm Tours, Conch Cruise, Bottom Fishing, Light Tackle Trolling, Middle Caicos Getaway, Beach Cruise, Shark Fishing, Bone Fishing, Deep Sea Fishing, Sand Dollar Cruise, Island Getaway, Sunset Cruise, Dinner Cruise, West Caicos Snorkel, Deep Sea Fishing, Little Princess enjoying a "Conch Cruise", Can I hear a "WAHOO" and much more...Tel: (649)232-5023, Email: email@example.com
Big Blue scuba and eco adventures and Private Charters is the TCI (southeast of the Bahamas)only diving & eco adventure company to provide visitors with unique and informative adventures that have minimal impact on the environment. Based on the waterfront at the east end of Provo, adjacent to the princess Alexendra Nature Reserve. It is the gateway to breath taking drive walls, exceptional snorkelling reefs, diving, biking and hiking and the numerous island that make up the Caicos archipelago. You may arrange to be picked up on Pine Cay. Night dives and 1-tank dives are regularly scheduled. Big Blue is rebreather and technical diving friendly. Big Blue’s boutique trips are designed for 4-8 people. Utilize Big Blue’s experience and infrastructure to design a full-day eco adventure across North Caicos, Middle Caicos or both. Big Blue Unlimited have a network of guides, facilities, and transportation which connect the islands for you. Call Tel: 649-946 5034, 649-231 6455 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Caicos Adventures diving boat the "The Caicos Cat" and "The Hercules" is double hull catamaran that smooths out the ocean chop and allows to access more remote and pristine Turks & Caicos sites while you stay comfortable. Often times FiFi Kunz is seen at the marina until the wee hours of darkness tinkering with one thing or another on the boat. They dive over 100 unchartered dive sites (no moorings- locations only recorded on our own GPS) located to the west and south of Providenciales, Turks and Caicos. They change dive sites daily and seldom dive the same location twice in the same week. Chance to see Humpback Whales, Dolphins, bird sanctuary with a lot of different bird species, refuge for rock iguanas, swimming between large Elkhorn coral, large sea Fan, and will experience beautiful fish activity. Scuba diving sites include 6000 foot walls along the Sandbore Channel, West Caicos, South Wall, and French Cay. Also offer Beginner's Scuba Dive Programs, Advanced Scuba Diving and Nitrox Diving, Underwater Camera Rental, Eco Tours and Excursions, Private Charters for small group... Ask about bringing your non-diving companion aboard for the day, just experiencing this boat is a plus! Tel: 649-941-3346, Email: divu...@tciway.tc
Choose one of fleet of power boats and have it all to yourself for a half day or a full day at the Alexandra Resort and Spa Beach, Caicos Dream Tours has a tour hut right on the beach where you can rent paddle boats for hourly use. Also FULL DAY CHARTERS include a sumptuous lunch, snacks and a full open bar and soft drinks. BOTTOM FISHING can be GREAT FAMILY FISHING FUN to THREE SNORKEL DESTINATIONS - LEEWARD REEF, PINE CAY REEF, PARROT CAY REEF. With experienced captains Bottom fishing will definitely produce mega bites and a large catch; will lead you to the RED SNAPPER, YELLOW TAIL SNAPPER, MUTTON SNAPPER, JACKS, BARRACUDAS, and of course the famous STRAWBERRY GROUPER. Enjoy Coral Reefs and the breathtaking wildlife below the ocean. Tel: (649) 231-7274, Fax: (649) 946-5344, Email contact.
On Grace Bay there are Dive Provo, located at the Allegro Resort, PO Box 413, Providenciales, TCI, T: 649-946-5029,1-800-234-7768 (in the US), 954-351-9771 (all other countries), F:649-946-5936, Email: email@example.com , three boats, windsurfing, kayaks, shop in Ports of Call.
Several companies are based at Turtle Cove: Flamingo Divers, next to the Marine Biology Center on Venetian Rd, P.O. Box 322, Providenciales, TCI, T/F: 649-946-4193, 800-204-9282(Toll Free), Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, caters for small groups of experienced or novice divers, PADI and SSI instruction.
Ocean Vibes Scuba & Watersports Ltd Offer Private Charters & Power Catamaran with small group diving & snorkeling adventures from beginners to experienced divers, with 8-12 divers per trip, Personalized scuba diving tours for scuba enthusiasts, Parasailing Over the Sea and Kayak Nature Tours, Scuba Diving & Snorkeling At Amanyara & North West Point Area, option of doing a single dive and then being dropped off at the beach or relaxing on the boat between dives and then going in for a second dip before returning to their beach retreat, Guides/Instructors, Hotel and scuba diving packages. Tel: (649) 331-1104 or (649) 231-6636, Email contact.
26 ft Bowrider, comfortable and roomy, specialize in private charters and offer bone fishing, water skiing, beach cruising, reggae sunset cruises; offers beach and snorkeling excursions, barbecues, water skiing, island getaways, trips to Conch Farm, caves on Middle Caicos, glow worm cruises, fishing and scuba. Silver Deep (see Diving & Marine Life), offers similar beach cruises, glow worm charters, secluded getaways, trips to Middle and North Caicos. Exclusively at Sapodilla Bay, Ocean Outback’s ‘Ultimate Getaway’, all day adventure by 18 ft or 24 ft runabouts visiting settlers’ ruins, pirate caves and rock carvings, snorkelling, beach BBQ, snacks, beers, round trip transportation included, T9410824, http://www.oceanoutback.com/ or contact tour desk at your hotel.
Caters for small groups of experienced or novice divers, PADI and SSI instruction; Provo Turtle Divers, PO Box 219, T(649) 946-4232 or 946-4237, F (649) 941-5296, Vonage (904) 687-0175 Email: info@ProvoTurtleDivers.com; Windsurfing Provo at Ocean Club, Grace Bay, (649) 941-5810 or Cell (649) 231-0824 and evenings, email@example.com, offers hobie waves, hobie cats, small motor boats and kayaking as well as windsurfing.
Reef Peepers Specializes in Customized Private Charters include use of snorkeling equipment and instruction to view the magnificent coral reef and marine life gliding past beneath them. Take the opportunity to snorkel, swim, dive for conch, collect shells, and soak in the Caribbean sun with them for full or half day. Evening cruises offer spectacular sunsets and breathtaking sightseeing along the north shore of Provo. Personalized excursion packages also available on request. T: 649-231-4961, Email contact.
Royal Reef Cruises, in conjunction with the Royal Reef Resort on North Caicos, offers 42-foot luxury motor yacht. The Royal Reef Resort sales office is conveniently located in the Neptune Plaza (beside the pharmacy) between Leeward Highway and Grace Bay Road, Providenciales. All inclusive rates. Island hopping. Snorkeling. Iguana excursions. Complementary pick up and drop off. Snorkeling, diving, fishing and customized tours are also available. T: (649) 941-8120, 1-649-232-7333 [TCI], (866) 728-REEF or (905) 639-7336 [toll free in North America]. Email i...@royalreefresort.com
VHF 77, 36ft catamaran, and Arielle, 52ft catamaran, full and half day cruises, snorkeling, trips arranged by Sail Provo, They combine the romance of sail with the natural beauty for perfect wedding, an unforgettable honeymoon, an eco-tour, a family adventure, an extended overnight luxury charter, or a half-day excursion that will have you talking for the rest of the year. Provide public excursions, Sunset Cruise, sailing and snorkeling, watch the glow worm mating ritual while sipping on rum punch and eating island conch fritters, custom adventure or an exclusive private charter, our four boats, ranging from 48 feet to 64 feet even for large gatherings of up to 130 people. Tel: 649-946-4783, 649-231-6178, Fax: 649-946-5527. Also at Leeward Marina, Catch the Wave Charters, T/F 649-941-3047, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Turks & Caicos Aggressor II, built in February 1999, and refit in April 2003, is a 120-foot vessel, designed and powered for comfort, safety and stability. She is diesel-powered, cruises at 10 knots and has 110-volt power on board. She sleeps up to 20 guests in privacy and comfort. There are 5 spacious staterooms featuring double and single berths with ensuite baths. A sixth cabin is a roomy quad for four divers with a private head and shower located right outside the door. Aggressor Fleet defines the ultimate live aboard dive vacation and luxury amenities, modern conveniences and personal service.
The crew, utilizing their unique combination of talents, offers the ultimate in service. While on board, you may pick a buddy of your choice or dive with one of our crew members, A refresher course on the dive tables is offered for those interested. She has a beautiful salon, spacious sundeck with shading, chaise lounges and deck chairs, bar, hot tub, grill, and a complete photo center with E-6 lab. Two, custom-designed 15-foot chase boats with 60 h.p. outboards are available for shore excursions and up-close humpback whale encounters during the winter whale season. The luxurious Turks and Caicos Aggressor II offers her pampered guests two exciting aquatic adventures. January through March, snorkelers have the rare opportunity to swim, not watch from a crowded tour boat, but actually enter the water and swim with majestic humpback whales. Check2009 and 2010 Departure Schedule (http://www.aggressor.com/subpage10.php) T: 1-800-348-2628 (toll free U.S. & Canada), +1-985-385-2628, +1-985-714-1300(emergency) F: +1-985-384-0817, Email: turk...@aggressor.com
There is a conch farm at the Island Sea Centre at Leeward. The only conch farm in the world offers a look at how Caribbean Queen conchs are raised from veliger to adult and claims to raise the only "Caribbean Queens fit for a King". Hatchery tours 0900-1700, US$6 adults, US$3 children under 12, Tel: 1.649.946.5643, Fax: 1.649.946.5849, Email: email@example.com, also gift shop.
Captain Marvin's Parasailing at Grace Bay Beach combines the thrill of parachuting, hang-gliding and sailing into one breathtaking experience and enjoy a birds view of island. Smooth, dry take-off and landing from the flight deck of our unique winch boats are ensured. You don't have to run on the beach with a chute or land in the water with experienced captain. Provides Banana boat rides, Water Skiing. Wakeboarding. Private charters, luxurious, stereo sound equipped power boat ride while you watch your friends fly. You'll fly higher than the highest roller coaster in the world. Whether it is a single person going up or a tandem, you will never forget the thrill of gliding through the air. No effort is required by the flyer so handicapped people can parasail, too. T: 649-231-0643 OR 649-231-SAIL, F: 649-946-4956
Kenard Cruises takes you on your unforgettable trip for a full day, half day or sunset custom cruise by luxury motor yacht, Dream Aweigh with Captain Kenard Cruickshank. Bask in the sun, dive for conch, collect sand dollars, snorkel some of Turks and Caicos' most spectacular reefs or just relax and enjoy the music, food, friends and sights of the Turks and Caicos. Tel: 649 232 3866 or 649 332 3866, Fax: 649 946 4391, Email: Kenardcruises@tciway.tc
Nautique Sports shop, on Provo at the Graceway Sports Center, behind IGA Supermarket and soon coming to Turtle Cove Marina, can get you hooked up for gear. They are representatives for Connelly Skis, CWB Boards, Liquid Force Boards, Jet Pilot Vests, Sportstuff towables, Straight Line Ropes, Ski Gloves, Fox Racing Board Shorts and even the boats to tow you by for surf, skate, ski, board, snorkeling, renting watersports boats with Captains, diving, tube rides and all your watersports. Their knowledgeable staff, all of which are USA Water-ski certified ski instructors, can guide you to the exact board or ski to make the most out of your water-ski or wakeboard experience. Nautique Sports exclusively uses Mastercraft from Mastercraft and Edgewater of Turks and Caicos. A boom system is used on their ski specific boat where the student can learn while holding on to a fixed bar to the boat and only being 7 feet from the coach. You can enjoy a prepared gourmet lunch including wine, champagne, beer or any cold drink. T: 649 941 7544, 649-231 7544, 649-231-4330, 405-602-9488(reservation), Email: i...@NautiqueSports.com
Provo offers among the best diving in the world, with a wide variety of great dive sites in areas easily reached in only 20 minutes from the dock: The Wall at North West Point, Grace Bay, Pine Cay. Captain Arthur Dean & Capt. Pringle's Silver Deep (http://www.silverdeep.com) offer every type of fishing at professional level: Sportfishing, Reef-fishing, Bonefishing, Fly-fishing, Shark-fishing, Night fishing, Light Tackle Trolling in the heart of GRACE BAY at OCEAN CLUB WEST PLAZA (short distance from most hotels). Whatever you like fish, explore, scuba dive, sunbathe for Snorkeling and Beach Excursions, enjoy 2 tank dive all around Providenciales, either in the mornings and afternoons, and be back at the dock in only four hours with fleet of 14 BOATS; designed for rough waters - offers you the right choice for all occasions, in every type of water, for different charter requests with different amenities and facilities. Tel:(649) 946-5612, Fax:(649) 946-5879, email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
A US$10 sport fishing license, for pole fishing only, is required from the Fisheries Department, Grand Turk, T946-2970/2801, or South Caicos T946-3306, or Provo, Tel649-946-4017 Fax 941-3063. Ask your guide whether the fishing license is included in his package. Spear fishing is not allowed.
Parasailing with Turtle Parasailing, Turtle Cove Inn, costs US$60 a fly, Tel: 649-946-4203, 800 - 887 - 0477, Fax: 649-946-4141, firstname.lastname@example.org. Provo now also offers tandem skydiving with Skydive Provo, T: 1-800-615-9084, Email: Information@SkydiveProvo.com. Visit the landing zone on the beach southwest of Club Med. Facilities at Club Med Turkoise include a beach that extends for miles, swimming pool, health club, hot tub, and eight tennis courts. Exclusive scooter getaway to North Caicos with Provo Fun Autos and Cycles; reservations: 1-649-946-5868, 1-649-941-3312, Fax: 1-649-946-5870, Email: ProvoFunCycles@Provo.netT9465868. Jet skis are banned from any of the marine parks, although they may be used in parts of Leeward Channel and on the Banks and can be rented from Sun and Fun Seasports for Sea-Doo and Mercury Outboards at Leeward Marina, T (649) 946-5724 Email: email@example.com.
Come and experience with Caicos Tours at turtle cove, Provo. Explore the fascinating underwater world just above the surface (semi submarine) with all passengers seated in the lower observatory five feet below the waves and see stingrays, turtles, exotic tropical fish, and spectacular coral formations or maybe even Jo-Jo the dolphin, the friendly mascot dolphin of the Turks and Caicos Islands. Also provide charter operation for divers and snorkellers. T: (649) 231 0006, 231-0006(direct booking), Email: caic...@tciway.tc
From the full moon of May to the full moon of September blue marlin by Gwendolyn Fishing Charters are practically guaranteed in the calm waters off Provo, Turks & Caicos Islands with experienced crew. TCI blue marlin are caught in a range of sizes which creates opportunities for light tackle and fly fisherman. It is widely believed that marlin in excess of one thousand pounds inhabit these virgin fishing grounds! Fishing seasons are as follows:
November - April: Monster wahoo with shots at white marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna and an occasional blue marlin.
May - September: Blue marlin in incredible numbers with shots at yellowfin tuna, sailfish, white marlin and wahoo.
T: 649-946-5321, 649-232-4430, 1-866-990-3474 (1-866-990-FISH) [toll free], Email: ram...@tciway.tc
Make your Deep Sea, Bottom, Bone fishing adventure, night fishing, light tackle trolling with Captain Wing Dean by 25' Grady White Boat charter at Hook'em Fishing Adventures http://www.hookem.tc/ and Visit Iguana Island & stroll shell beach, Paradise Half Moon Beach, pristine Mudjen Beach and visit historic Conch Bar Town, Malcolm's Beach and snorkel.