The beaches are calling, and you must go! If you are looking for an ideal beach destination to enjoy a beautiful break with your friends and family, there’s no better choice than Turks and Caicos. Voted as World’s best beach, Grace Bay on Turks is simply the most picturesque of it all.
To help you plan your visit to this gorgeous beach destination, we have put together all the necessary information you need to know about – How to get to the Turks and Caicos Islands?
The British overseas territory of Turks and Caicos is a combination of 8 islands like Middle Caicos, Salt cay, Providenciales and grand Turk and 300 smaller islands south of Dominican Republic. From scuba diving to whale watching, go limitless while exploring the island.
Traveling to Turks and Caicos is easier than you think. If you’re wondering how to get to Turks and Caicos Islands, these are the most common ways to reach the archipelago.
With year-round availability of direct flights, this destination is easily accessible from the US, Canada, and the UK. Look for flight deals or airline offers online that take you to Providenciales International Airport (PLS) on the island of Providenciales.
Located just 90 minutes away from Miami or three and a half hours from New York, Turks and Caicos are closer than you think. Some of the top international flights flying to the archipelago are:
- Air Canada: From Toronto and Montreal
- American Airlines: From Miami, New York/JFK and Dallas, United States
- Bahamas Air: From Nassau
- British Airways: From London Heathrow airport via Nassau, Bahamas
- Delta Airlines: From Atlanta
Going straight to the Turks Islands from Florida by boat may not be a great option since you will spend approximately 3 to 4 days on the boat. But if you’re planning to go on a cruise in the Caribbean, there are a lot of cruises ships that will stop by the archipelago. here are some of the best cruise lines :
- From Fort Lauderdale with Princess cruises
- From Port Canaveral with Carnival Cruise Line
- From Baltimore with Carnival Cruise Line
- From fort Lauderdale with Holland America line
- From Miami with Carnival Cruise Line
Where are Turks and Caicos located?
This stunning beach destination is just 575 miles away from the southeast of popular cities like Miami and Florida. As a great tropical vacation destination, Turks islands are blessed with the finest of beaches that look nothing short of a paradise.
Like Bermuda, Cayman Islands, and the British Virgin Islands, Turks and Caicos are a part of the British Overseas Territory and are the responsibility of the United Kingdom.
Where to stay in Turks and Caicos?
Turks and Caicos are home to several luxurious properties that includes five-star resorts and opulent villas. If you are traveling with your loved ones, it’s always best to pick a private luxury villa that’s all about privacy and comfort. Book a remarkable stay at the Imperial villas and enjoy the best of Turks and Caicos.
Best time to go to Turks and Caicos
Although Turks and Caicos is a year-round destination, the best time to visit this destination remains April and May, because of the fewer tourist crowds. From June to November, the islands experience rain and there is a lingering threat of hurricanes.
The temperatures soar up to the 90s. Don’t forget to read about events in turks before booking your travel. If you fancy being a part of some of the key events here, we’d recommend:
- Turks and Caicos Kite Flying Competition in April
- South Caicos Regatta in May
- Turks and Caicos Conch Festival in November
Serene seas, spectacular coral reefs, adventurous water activities, and relaxing vacation awaits you. Plan your escape now and book the best accommodation to enjoy everything this magnificent destination has to offer!