Turks and Caicos

The island of Turks and Caicos

The Turks and Caicos islands are most famous for the reef system that surrounds them, having been named as one of the most popular dive destinations worldwide. The Turks and Caicos are actually composed of 40 different islands, only 8 of which are inhabited. The most well-known of these is Providenciales (also known as Provo), which is the center of the tourism industry. All of the islands offer a superb climate, amazing beaches, and unbelievable underwater activities throughout the year.

Island Information:

roughly 20,560

430 sq. kilometers

Highest Point:
Blue Hills, 49 m

The American dollar is used throughout the Turks and Caicos.

Entry Requirements:
Entry requirements vary for each destination; it is your responsibility to verify you have the correct documents prior to travel. After 31 December 2006 a valid passport is required for travel to all the Caribbean and Mexico.

Time Zone:
The Turks and Caicos is on Eastern Standard Time, with Daylight Savings Time from April through October.

Cars drive on the left-hand side of the road on Turks and Caicos.

Electricity follows the US standard: 120/240 V, 60 Hz.

English is the primary language.

Turks and Caicos Villa Rentals Specialists
If you are interested in visiting St. Thomas and renting a private Turks and Caicos vacation villa, please search our extensive collection of  Turks and Caicos villas. If you prefer to speak directly with a Caribbean villa specialist, please call Caribbean Days, toll free at 1-800-942-6725.

Complementary Concierge Service
To ensure the ultimate villa rental experience, Caribbean Days offers complementary concierge service to all its guests renting villas in Turks and Caicos. This exclusive service saves you time by allowing our concierges to arrange for car rentals, airport transfers, personal chefs, private spa treatments, reservations at the finest restaurants, yacht charters, baby sitters and much, much more. Our guest service coordinators make it their priority to ensure that your needs are met from the time you make a reservation until you return home – relaxed and rejuvenated. We call it concierge service … you’ll call it exceptional!


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