Attractions in Turks and Caicos are located south of the Bahamas and east of Cuba. The proximity of these islands off the coast of Florida is a prerequisite to Turks and Caicos Islands are visited by American tourists year round.
Eight of the 300 islands are inhabited, they rise over the ocean at low altitudes and have limestone nature. Geographically attractions in Turks and Caicos Islands are not part of the Caribbean attractions, although some tour operators define them as such.
The main islands are developing travel services are: East Caicos, Middle Caicos, North Caicos, West Caicos, South Caicos, Providencia, Grand Turks and Salt Cay.
All these islands have the status of an overseas territory of Britain. The population is about 45 000 people, 30 000 live in the big city Providencia. The majority of the population is employed in the tourism sector.
Hundreds of thousands of tourists each year choose to spend their vacation right here among the attractions in Turks and Caicos.
Standard of living is high and similar to the Cayman Islands have many offshore banks, which stand the accounts of very rich people in the world. Waters around the Turks and Caicos are very clean, with a great variety of fish, shrimp and crabs.
This is the main food for the people who live here and for tourists it is better to try sea food of Turks and Caicos.
The climate is dry tropical with year round temperatures between 26 and 30 degrees. It is important to know that the island has no high vegetation and lack of shade is a big problem.
Bring sun protection cream and sunglasses. Water resources are scarce, but at the expense of the beaches are covered with fine white sand and about Turks and Caicos Islands is ideal for scuba diving and fishing. Diving in coral reefs is the main attraction in the Turks and Caicos.
Shoal offer ideal conditions for underwater photography, and watching the sunset in the evening conducive to romance and love some of the deserted islands. Some of the small islands live rare birds and endemic species such as the rock iguana.
The best time to choose a holiday Turks and Caicos Islands from December to February. Then you will sea storms, temperatures are tolerable for people who live in Europe and North America. You will not feel a large concentration of tourists as the Bahamas.
Immerse yourself in one of the most exciting landmark of North America for you and your family endless fun for children and turquoise waters for larger visitors to this paradise on Earth.