If you want a warm weather destination where you can enjoy the beach all year long then Grand Turk is a great choice. A holiday rental home in Grand Turk may put you just steps from the warm waters of this Caribbean getaway. You are sure to enjoy every minute in this tropical paradise.
Grand Turk is home to gorgeous beaches that provide the backdrop for many activities such as swimming, boating, fishing and diving. There are many wonderful dive spots nearby, and the water is warm year round so you can dive no matter when you visit. Of course, some on holiday to Grand Turk are happy just to lounge on the soft, sandy shore whilst sipping a cold drink and catching up on some reading. Hiking is also popular and there are countless trails to enjoy.
The beautiful beaches are certainly one of the best reasons to holiday to Grand Turk, but there are some interesting attractions located nearby as well. Not surprisingly, many of the most popular attractions are outdoors. The Turks & Caicos National Museum provides a look at the history and culture of the area. A stop to Gibbs Cay offers a chance to swim with stingrays. Columbus Landfall National Park is a lovely spot for hiking and exploring. Another way to get to know the area around Grand Turk is by participating in a sunset cruise. This is sure to be one of the highlights of your stay. Don?t forget to bring along your camera to capture some of the beautiful scenery.
The weather in Grand Turk is warm throughout the year with only slight variations in the temperatures based on the season. From June through October the average temperatures are between 29° and 32°. From November through May the average temperatures are between 27° and 29°. There is only 53 mm of annual rainfall in Grand Turk. With about 350 days of sunshine each year and water temperature that rarely dips below 26°, it is easy to see why this area is a popular choice for those who enjoy being in the out of doors.
Grand Turk Island Airport (GOT) is located 12 km from the centre of the city. Car rental facilities are available, but some visitors find that a car is not necessary. Whether or not you will need a car really depends on how much exploring that you plan to do.