Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands with your Private Yacht Charter.
When you are Sailing The Caribbean islands and Sailing The Turks and Caicos is part of your itinerary ?. Then what can you expect when Sailing The Turks and Caicos islands. The following information is a brief but in-depth Private Yacht Charter Guide that will get you on your way !.
First of all, the Turks and Caicos Islands are one of the most popular sailing destinations in the Caribbean !. Why, well these islands have the best Caribbean beaches you can think of. Second are all the activities and accommodations you can enjoy from. On these beaches and on the sea you can spend lazy days in the sunlight. You can enjoy the crystal clear, turquoise waters and the soft white beaches. You can also enjoy fly fishing, legendary diving and snorkeling, all types of water sports, golf, shopping, and cultural activities with your family and loved ones.
If you are looking for a true Sailing Vacation with your Private Yacht Charter in the Caribbean. Then The Turks and Caicos will fulfill your fantasy of the ideal Sailing Paradise as part of you itinerary.
The Turks and Caicos Islands in General.
Located in the British West Indies. The Turks and Caicos Islands lies east of the Bahamas, north of the Dominican Republic and Haiti, and 575 miles southeast of Miami. The Turks and Caicos Islands contains about forty islands and cays that comprise the chain. But only eight are inhabited of these islands. The habitat islands are are Salt Cay, Grand Turk, South Caicos, East Caicos, Middle Caicos, North Caicos, West Caicos and Providenciales.
Unmarred by over-development, these eight offer the best of the Caribbean: the third largest coral reef in the world !. The Turks and Caicos Islands has 230 miles of white sand beaches and warm turquoise waters.
The Turks and Caicos Islands are atypical for a Caribbean country. You won’t see any fast-food franchises anywhere. Rumor has it that Kentucky Fried Chicken tried to open a restaurant in the mid 1990s. After KFC spent over a million dollars, the government closed the place down. And at my knowledge, there is no fast food restaurant on Turks and Caicos. Then again, who wants to sail a tropical island and have ‘diner’ a fast food restaurant.
The islands have no bowling alley, much to the chagrin of residents from other Caribbean countries. And aside from activities for tourists, the place gets pretty sleepy by 9pm. But the party can go on till dawn if you want to !. That means everything is possible when you set foot on one of the Turks and Caicos Islands.
Is Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands worth a visit ?.
If you prefer tranquility to crowds, then Sailing The Turks and Caicos is perfect for you !. The islands follow Eastern Standard Time and the US dollar is their official currency. So travelers coming from the U.S. will find the transition to island culture a particularly easy one. The locals call themselves ‘ belongers ‘ of the islands. Most of the people who live in the Turks and Caicos Islands are African descendants and their native language is English. This makes communication with the locals much easier. You are also rewarded by the locals by visiting the Turks and Caicos Islands when you anchor one of the islands. They do this by their friendliness and adapting you to their unhurried pace, or “island time.”.
The Climate of The Turks and Caicos Islands.
You can expect ranges between 85 and 90 degrees or 29 to 32 degrees temperatures when you visit the islands. And in October you can expect a nice temperature in the range above 90 degrees or somewhere around 35 degrees Celsius. When it comes to water temperatures, you can expect degrees between 80 and 84 or 27 to 29 degrees Celsius during summer time. Keep in mind that The Turks and Caicos has about 350 days of sunshine in a year !. But there is also some rain that you can expect and that is between 21 inches and 40 inches a year. You also can expect a hurricane between June and November. So always check the weather forecast when sailing the Turks and Caicos Islands. You can find the actual weather forecast at AccuWeather.com
So in general, this is what you can expect when you are Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands. But there is much more what you can expect when sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands!. First of all I’ll show you the Google Map.
Following is the Google Map of The Turks and Caicos Islands.
The 5 Best Caicos Private Yacht Charter Brokers.
Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands is a great way to visit the Caicos islands !. So below I have described The 5 Best Turks and Caicos Luxury Private Yacht Charter Brokers. You can book a Private Yacht Itinerary online or at the docks right away !. Except for Boatbookings™ (online broker), these Yacht Charter Brokers are located at the Provindenciales.
1. #BoatBookings™ – Online Private Yacht Charter Broker -.
Boatbookings™ is probably the ‘World’s Leading Online Yacht Charter Broker’ according to most of the online reviews !. This Yacht Charter Broker is well presented on the Internet and they stand for good name. You can charter a boat anywhere in the world and you can sail a boat with crew and captain, or without crew anywhere around the world !. Actually the choice is yours where you want to sail. Boatbookings™ can arrange it all for you !!.
They have well experienced crew on-board and off-board which are talented. Because they are travelers them selves, they have tons of experiences and mix of backgrounds that can help you to arrange the best deal you can expect. Also the crew are customer service orientated, so they will help you in any way to achieve the best itinerary and experience you will never forget !.
Boatbookings™ owns a large fleet of charter boats. So there is always a boat suitable for you to rent. These boats are split into Bareboats, Catamarans Yachts and Sailing Yachts. You can rent a boat for a day, but also for a week or longer. As for a private dream yacht and amenities, it is up to your expectations what you want in any way !.
Boatbookings arrangement Sailing the Turks an Caicos islands.
When it comes to Sailing the Turks an Caicos Islands with Boatbookings™. Then you can arrange your yacht charter itinerary online as well. Because Boatbookings™ is orientated to the Bahamas, you can choose a variety to sail the Turks and Caicos Islands. For instance, you can depart from Florida and sail to Turks and Caicos, or you can combine a trip with a cruise and pick up your private yacht at the Turks and Caicos docks. The good thing is that Boatbookings™ will arrange everything for you !. You can read more about Boatbookings™ in the the following post “The Best BVI Charter Yachts”. To go directly to their official site, visit https://www.boatbookings.com/
- Boatbookings™ is located in London (+44 (0)20 7193 5450), The French Riviera (+33 (0)9 70 46 39 79) and Ft Lauderdale (+1 954 892 5009).
2. #Eden Private Yacht Charter.
This is Probably the best Caicos Private Yacht Charter broker located in Turks and Caicos itself !. You can book your Private Yacht Charter online or direct at the counter of Eden Yacht Charters. Eden Private Yacht Charters can offer you sunset charters, full day charters or half day charters. The crew is professional, experienced and are bound to give you the best experience sailing your trip.
Sunset Private Yacht Charter
This is the most relaxing and the most experienced sunset yacht sailing in Grace Bay (The Best Beach in The World). You can enjoy a 2 hours before sunset slow cruise and enjoy the calm and waters of the Water Cay. This sailing trip goes on until the sun goes down and is accommodated with the necessary finger foods and beverages. So if you are in a romantic mood, the sunset private yacht charter is recommendation for you !.
A full day Private Yacht Charter.
When you’re into a full days Private Yacht Charter, then this is probably what you are looking for. On this sailing trip you will visit all the islands and cays. And when it comes to amenities, you can go for snorkeling around the beach sea area, deep fishing and diving. This all goes with a slow pace of sailing the Turks and Caicos islands, so you can enjoy each minute of the day !.
Half a day Private Yacht Charter.
When you go for a half a day private yacht charter you will get your lunch on your private beach. You can choose from the beaches at Water Cay, Parrot Cay and Water Cay. Besides the lunch, the yacht charter sails with a slow pace, so you can enjoy everything surrounding your environment. And you experience your sailing trip in full luxury and with all the amenities that Eden Private Yacht Charters has to offer.
- You can read all about Eden Private Yacht Charters at their official site — http://edenyachtcharters.com/ .Eden Private Yacht Charters is located at – and their Phone-number is
3. #Caicos Adventures Luxury Private and Custom Charters.
This charter broker has a long history. The owner Philippe Kunz (aka FiFi) started Caicos Adventures in1988. So that makes this broker one of the oldest Luxury Private Yacht Charter Broker in Turks and Caicos !. If you want to read all about Philippe Kunz, then follow this link – Philippe (FiFi) Kunz and get to know him a lot better.
Besides Chartering a Luxury Yacht, they also offer Scuba Diving Adventures and Private Snorkeling Charters.
Caicos Adventures Luxury Private Charters. At time of writing they own two Private Yacht Charters. That is the Sea Dancer and the Lady K. The Sea Dancer is their largest vessel and can contain groups as large as 25 people. Also this vessel is equipped with lots of amenities, like Air Conditioning, lots of room and a Hydraulic Swim platform. And you can enjoy yourself with a Jet Ski, snorkeling and many beach toys as well. The Lady K is the smaller vessel, but it comes with all the amenities that gives you a great sailing day !. This vessel is equipped with luxurious cabin interior, shower and bathroom and comfortable seating.
Following are the Caicos Adventure Private Yacht Charters you can take use of.
- Half a Day (4hours) You can Charter the Lady K or the Sea Dancer for half a day (4 hours) enjoying the sea life with snorkeling and diving. And when you are done with the activities, you can have Gourmet Sandwiches, Fresh fruit platter and all kinds of beverages.
- Full Day (Island Discovery). You can Charter any of the two vessels when you plan to set sail a full day !. It depends on what you are looking for off course. But Caicos Adventures offers all kinds of sailing trips like sailing the West Caicos, French Cay and The Caicos Bank Reefs Mysteries. Each of their Sailing Trips offer you different experiences, but all the luxury is included on the vessels.
Because Caicos Adventures Yacht Charters has so much experience and professionalism through the years. You can be assured that your sailing trip and activities are safe and responsible. So give it a chance and visit their website directly at http://www.caicosadventures.com/
- Caicos Adventures Yacht Charters is located at
4. #Panoply Sport Fishing & Luxury Charters
Panoply offers Crewed Luxury Yacht Charters packages which contains Deep sea fishing. But also snorkeling, exploring and cruising the Turks and Caicos waters. Although they have a small crew, you can be assured that your sailing trip is safe and comfortable, because this little crew has long years of experience. With Panoply you can plan you itinerary to visit shipwrecks, cays and quite beaches. But also venture the iron shores, water-sports and all day relaxing. Panoply is bound to give you a perfect day on the water no matter what your intention is. All the Crewed Luxury Charters comes with all kinds of food like BBQ’s and the necessary beverages to keep you hydrated.
Panoply stands out as an expert when it comes to deep sea fishing, reef fishing and bonefishing. It doesn’t matter if you are a first time fisher, seasoned fisher or an experienced fisher. The tournament winning crew will guide you all the way. This makes Panoply standing out with other Luxury Yacht Charter Brokers. So if you are looking for the best adventure in fishing, then probably Panoply is what you are looking for.
- You can read all about Panoply Sport Fishing & Luxury Charters at their official website following this link – http://www.panoply.tc/.
5. #Turks and Caicos Private Yacht Charter.
This is a local Private Yacht Charter Broker located in Turks and Caicos. This is a small broker that rents boats and jet skis together with the experience of what Turks and Caicos can offer. Their boats can accommodate from 5 to 10 people depending on your party including a captain. There is not much to mention about this boat rental company. But you can visit their official website at http://boatrentalturksandcaicos.com/
- Turks and Caicos Private Yacht Charters is located at – . You can call them dialing the number –
So this a brief description about The 5 Best Turks and Caicos Luxury Private Yacht Charter Brokers. There a few more local Private Yacht Charter Brokers, but I think these are the largest Yacht Charter Brokers that you can find at The Turks and Caicos Islands. Do fill me in if you have any information you want to add on this subject.
Take TCI Ferry to Sail The Turks And Caicos Islands.
When it comes to take a ferry to sail The Turks and Caicos Islands, then I recommend TCI Ferry. This ferry is not a cruise from other islands like Jamaica or Cuba. This ferry is only going to bring you to the other Turks and Caicos islands. That makes TCI Ferry a personal and intimate itinerary. Actually this is a nice opportunity when you want to explore North Caicos, South Caicos and Middle Caicos. They offer a nice packages like Emerald Reef Snorkeling, Treasure Hunts, Ghost Freighter Seafari and Provo Cays Explorations. The TCI Ferry is focused on Ferry Boat Trips with a tour guide, a tour bus together with beverages and lunch. Besides their packages, you can choose a Jet Ski Seafari, land excursions and cruising the waters around the islands.
They offer Full Days Excursions. So what can you expect ?
Full Day Excursion: This excursion is the most adventurous and exiting one that TCI Ferry’s has to offer. The full day excursion is the best way to discover the Caicos sister islands of Middle and North Caicos. Also you will sail to Sandy Point and visit the largest landmass of North Caicos. From there, you sail to Middle Caicos through the Causeway. At Middle Caicos you can enjoy your well deserved ‘ Bread Breakfast’ that is arranged by TCI Ferry.
- When sailing this TCI Ferry itinerary you visit the following interesting sights: The Mudjin Harbour, Cottage Pond, Flamingo Bay and the Wide’s Green Plantation.
- You can expect the following package whit the Full Day Excursion: Cool Drinks, Tour Bus, Lunch, Tour Guide, the Ferry Boat Trip and off course the pick up from your accommodation.
- You can reach their official website at – http://caribbeancruisin.tc/. They are located at – You can give them a call at –
Maybe I had to mention TCI Ferry in the subject ‘ the 5 Best Turks and Caicos Luxury Private Yacht Charter Brokers ‘. But TCI Ferry’s is not into Private Yacht Charters. So that is why I am putting this piece of information apart from this.
So how do you get to the Turks and Caicos Islands ?
Flying to The Turks and Caicos Islands.
The Turks and Caicos Islands have their own airports where you can fly to. The Turks and Caicos Islands has 7 airports to fly to., so below is the list of all their airports with a l ink to them.
- Providenciales International Airport –
- Pine Cay Airport – https://www.visittci.com/pine-cay-airport-pic
- North Caicos Airport – Tripadvisor North Caicos
- Middle Caicos Airport – TripAdvisor Middle Caicos
- South Caicos Airport – Skyscanner South Caicos – Phone-Number – (0)649 9463267
- JAGS McCartney International Airport – Booking.com JAGS MacCartney Airport
- Salt Cay Airport – Booking.com Salt Cay
As you can read I don’t have all the official websites expect for the Providenciales International Airport. I have searched each website, but I couldn’t find one, so I have placed a link which comes nearest to the airport.
Flying form the U.S. and Other Locations.
You can choose several airports in the U.S. to fly to Turks and Caicos. When you plan to fly to The Turks and Caicos Island keep in mind that these flight are not on a daily base. Like Air Canada for instance. They only fly to Turks and Caicos once a week. And that is on Saturday. Only American Airlines flies to The Turks and Caicos on a 3 daily flight. But only from Miami FL. Also US Airways offer flight to The Turks and Caicos islands, but only from Charlotte (CLT) four days a week. They can arrange flights on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays.
You can also choose for Tour Groups Charters. But these can only be arranged from Miami Air International. So first you have to fly to Miami and then you can charter another flight with Miami Air International, Sky Service and Air Transit to one of the airports in The Turks and Caicos Islands.
You can visit these the following Airports and links to read more about your flight to The Turks and Caicos Islands.
- American Airlines – http://www.aa.com
- U.S. Airways – http://www.usair.com
- Air Canada – http://www.aircanada.com
- British Airways – http://www.britishairways.com
- Tour Signature Charters – Signature Vacations – http://www.signaturevacations.com
- Tour Group Charters – http://www.miamiair.com
Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands with your own Sailing Ship.
There is not much left to say about ‘How do you get to The Turks and Caicos Islands’ . But I will mention it anyway. When you are the sailor of your own ship. You can sail to The Turks and Caicos Islands form any part of the world actually. That makes sailing your own vessel the ultimate freedom you can get. You are in charge where you are sailing to, your own itinerary and you decide where you want to sail to in your time !.
In this article I focused mainly on Sailing The Turks and Caicos Islands and not any All-Inclusive Resorts and land activities.
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If you have any suggestions regarding this article don’t hesitate and send me a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyway, I hope you can make use of this information about visiting the Turks and Caicos islands with a Private Yacht. So good luck
To end of this article, I want to give you some wise sailing words:
“When a man comes to like a sea life, he is not fit to live on land.” – Dr. Samuel Johnson.