Turks and Caicos is a group of 40 islands close to the Bahamas and tourists have been flocking there as their beauty is beyond compare. For those looking for a perfect vacation spot, Turks and Caicos just might be it. It is virtually impossible to take a bad picture there. The ocean is turquoise, the beach white, and the skies the clearest blue. It is one of the best biodiversity hot-spots in the Caribbean and there are many sports activities to keep visitors busy and entertained.
Check out the photographs below to see the amazing moments travelers caught on camera and get some inspiration to book a ticket there as soon as possible – you have no excuses and the weather is great all year round.
15 Let's Go To The Beach
The first thing that comes to mind when we think of Turks and Caicos is breathtaking sandy beaches. It almost seems impossible to take a bad picture in surroundings like that. Don’t forget to put on sunscreen and a sunhat to avoid heatstroke and sunburn.
14 The Sunset Sky Explodes With Colors
Days in the Caribbean are long and they end with stunning sunsets. It is the perfect time to sit down, unwind and observe the colors of the sky change from blue to orange, pink and purple. On any given (sunny) day, your eyes are in for a treat.
13 Take A Scenic Horseback Ride
Horseback riding is huge in Turks and Caicos. You can enjoy this unique experience on various beaches and you can book your tour with a number of providers. Make sure you book in advance so you do not miss out on it. For many, it is the highlight of their vacation.
12 Chilling At The Pool Like A Star
Whether you are too lazy to go to the beach or you don’t have much time to spare until your next adventure, you can always take a dip at a pool. Most accommodation options provide one for their guests to cool down when the temperatures get too high.
11 Take A Breather And Count Your Blessings
How hard can it be to relax in such a paradise? Meditating or doing yoga is a must while you are away from all the hustle and bustle of your life at home. In such a peaceful environment, it is not hard to practice mindfulness and gratitude.
10 A Fun Time For The Whole Family
Turks and Caicos is a family-friendly destination as there are many activities to choose from. There is something to do for both children and the adults. A result is a happy family that has some quality bonding time that others can only dream of.
9 The Perfect Getaway For Best Friends
Traveling with a best friend can be one of the most rewarding experiences, especially when you are situated on a dreamy beach or next to a luxurious pool. It is almost impossible to not take pictures and show the world how much fun you are having.
8 Take Time For Water Activities
A trip to Turks and Caicos would not be complete if a traveler does not try some water activities. Besides stand up paddle boarding, travelers can snorkel, scuba dive, fish and rent boats. Reaching out of one’s comfort zone is exciting, and the pictures always look amazing.
7 Explore The Island By Foot
The island has much more to offer than just sandy beaches and relaxing times. Travelers who put on hiking shoes and go explore on foot always run into amazing sights and views everyone envies. The flora and fauna are incredibly diverse. Some even find some fossils and interesting limestone formations.
6 Say Hello To Wild Donkeys
In many places around Turks and Caicos, you can find wild (also called) feral donkeys roaming around the landscapes. The animals used to pull salt carts. Nowadays, they are constantly in a vacation mode themselves. Tourists are delighted to come up to them as they are quite friendly and harmless.
5 The Perfect Honeymoon Destination
White sand beaches have always been inviting newlyweds to spend their honeymoon soaking up the sun and have the best time of their lives. Turks and Caicos is a popular destination and happy couples can take many amazing pictures – a truly great start to their marriage.
4 Get Your Adrenaline Pumping
Adventurous travelers who are looking for more extreme sports options can hire jet-skis and jet-surfs. Turks and Caicos is also an amazing destination for kite-boarding and wake-boarding. Surfers might get a lucky break during the winter, but the water is generally too calm for surfers looking for great waves.
3 Exploring What Is Underwater
Snorkeling in Turks and Caicos is safe, easy and rewarding. Travelers do not need to go out on open waters to see some amazing sea creatures underwater. There are a few reefs one can choose from and snorkelers of all levels of experience will find something for themselves.
2 Learn About The Island's Culture
The inhabitants of the islands, also called “Belongers”, are very proud of their history and culture. Their ancestors are either African slaves who worked in the salt and cotton industries or people from neighboring countries. There is also a big community of ex-pats who decided to settle down there for good.
1 Treat Yourself To An Amazing Dinner With A View
The culinary scene in Turks and Caicos is versatile as it does not limit itself to Carribean cuisine only. Those who get to experience fine dining are encouraged to try conch – they prepare it in all ways possible. Once there, you have to eat out as many times as possible.