Beaches Turks & Caicos
About Beaches Turks & Caicos
Whether you are a seasoned diver who has logged hundreds of hours under the ocean’s waves or a beginner poised to dip your toes into the marvels of the undersea universe, the Turks & Caicos provides some of the most spectacular diving on the planet. The waters off the island chain boast 1,000 square miles of reefs and some of the most impressive walls of coral in the Caribbean, not to mention historic wrecks dated among the oldest in the Western Hemisphere. No surprise, then, that Scuba Diving Magazine has ratedthe Turks & Caicos one of the top 5 diving destinations in the entire world! So, when you’re ready to experience the unparalleled mysteries of the seafloor for yourself and claim a first row seat from which to watch the antics of whales, spotted Eagle Rays, Manta Rays and a whole ecosystem of thriving marine life, there is literally no place better than the Turks & Caicos Islands.
Beaches Turks & Caicos also offers the National Geographic Diver programme and is the only resort in the Caribbean to do so. Applicable for children who are ten years and over, the programme is a supplement to the PADI Open Water Certification and is a four day intensive course that teaches the children to learn how to explore like underwater scientists, identifying important aquatic plant and animal species and navigating by using a compass and natural references.