Caribbean Tourism

Tourist Information

Local Tourist Office

Turks and Caicos Islands Tourist Board, PO Box 128, Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos Islands, T9462321/2322, T800-2410824, F9462733, On Provo the tourist office is at Turtle Cove, PO Box 174, T9464970, F9415494.

Various maps and guidebooks have been published including Where, When, How, Providenciales; Your Monthly Entertainment Guide, placed in hotels and selected shops, free of charge; Times of the Islands; International Magazine of the Turks and Caicos, quarterly, US$4. Special Edition publishes a large, user-friendly road map of Providenciales each year, indicating the location of advertisers, pay/card phones, fuel stations and other information, contact Kathi Barrington, F9465122, Email: A useful website with lots of information on lodgings, particularly on the smaller islands is

Tourist Offices Overseas

  • France T01-42363660, F01-42364835, Email:
  • Germany T06131-337929, F06131-99331, Email:
  • Italy T0296-451071, F0296-56487, Email:
  • UK c/o Morris Kevan International Ltd, Mitre House, 66 Abbey Road, Bush Hill Park, Enfield, Middlesex, EN1 2RQ, T020-83501017, F020-83501000,
  • USA Trombone Associates Inc, 420 Madison Avenue, New York NY 10017, T212-2232323, F2230260, T1-800-2410824. TCI Tourist Board, 11645 Biscayne Boulevard, Suite 302, North Miami, FL 33181, T305-8914117, F305-8917096, T800-2410824, Email:

Local Travel Agents

Marco Travel Services, Down Town, T9464393, F9464048, for reconfirmation of tickets, emergency check cashing, travel services, travellers’ cheque sales, Amex representative. Provo Travel Ltd, run by Althea Ewing, at Central Square, Leeward Highway, T9464035, F9464081, helpful. Island Travel, T9415195, Down Town, near Shell station, specializes in travel and shopping packages for TCI residents, international bookings and tours. On Grand Turk: T & C Travel Ltd, at Hotel Osprey Beach, Box 42, T9462592, F9462877, run by Daphne James, friendly, reliable

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Dellis Cay

Dellis Cay is uninhabited but frequently visited for its shells. A popular excursion is to be dropped off there for the day for shelling by...

East Caicos

Originally named Guana by the Lucayans, East Caicos has an area of 18 sq miles which makes it one of the largest islands. It also boasts...

Middle Caicos

Also known as Grand Caicos this is the largest of the islands, with an area of 48sq miles. Its coastline is more dramatic than some of the...

North Caicos

The lushest of the islands, North Caicos has taller trees than the other islands and attracts more rain. Like Middle and East Caicos, the...

Parrot Cay

The Parrot Cay Resort, a luxury, 56-room hotel, was built in 1992 on this 1,300-acre private island, but it only opened in December 1998....

Pine Cay

Pine Cay is an 800-acre private resort owned by a group of homeowners who also own the exclusive 12 room LL Meridian Club. Children under...


Provo is 25 miles long and about three wide. Twelve mile Grace Bay on the north shore has many hotels and condominiums but you can walk and...