The Grand Turk Cruise Center is a world-class, beach front cruise facility nestled among nearly 18 acres of landscaped grounds. The cruise centers location and the islands geography offer vessels a safe approach and berthing year-round. The walk from the berthed ships to the cruise center is approximately 390 ft.
For an informative overview on the history and cultural heritage of Grand Turk, enjoy an adventure in the "safari-themed" 4x4 F250. This fascinating, in-depth tour begins with a drive through Cockburn Town, the nation’s capital; historic Pond Street; and the ruins of the old salinas, depicting how salt was extracted during the island’s salt trade.
(Duration: 2.45 hours
Minimum age for passengers is 6 years.)
GOVERNOR'S BEACH & SNORKELING:
Escape to famous Governor’s Beach on this relaxing beach tour that includes air-conditioned roundtrip transportation from the cruise center. Located in the Columbus Landfall National Park Governor's beach is ideal for sunbathing, swimming, snorkeling or simply relaxing on a complimentary beach chair.
Duration: At leisure
BIKE AND SNORKEL
Join an exhilarating adventure as you tour this small island with a large history by bike. Follow your guide towards town where you will enjoy the Bermudian-style architecture along Duke and Front Streets. After a brief stop in town you will make your way to the Salinas or “Salt Pans”. In this area you will stop to learn more about Grand Turk's salt-raking past. Then you're off again, headed south.
(Duration: 3 hours)
DUNE BUGGY SAFARI
If you are truly adventurous at heart, this is your chance to climb behind the wheel of your very own 4WD off road vehicle for a drive of a lifetime. Meet your guide at the cruise center for a short orientation and safety briefing, then put on your helmet and goggles, and then off you go. Pass the many salinas that were once used to obtain salt and the charming city of Cockburn Town, the capital of the Turks & Caicos Islands. Make your way to North Wells, where you might catch a glimpse of the famous endangered pink flamingos, and visit the famous Grand Turk Lighthouse.
Duration: 2 hours
Minimum age for drivers is 18 years; must have a valid driver’s license
Minimum age for passengers is 6 years.
Explore the beautiful, tranquil waters of North Creek in a clear bottomed kayak. After being met at the cruise center travel to North Creek, where your highly skilled guide will provide you with safety and paddling instructions. From your starting point paddle through the gentle, shallow waters as your guide offers information about the abundant plant and animal life seen along the way, including mangroves and their importance to the ecological system.
Duration 3 hours
No doubt about it – Grand Turk offers scuba divers one of the world’s best diving experiences. Whether you are a beginner or a more experienced diver, from the moment you enter the sparkling, turquoise waters and begin your descent to the unspoiled coral reef, you’ll be astounded at all there is to see below the water’s surface.
Duration 3-4 hours
DISCOVER GRAND TURK & GOVERNOR'S BEACH
Enjoy island sight-seeing and then escape to Grand Turk’s famous Governor’s Beach for a relaxing day of sunbathing, swimming and snorkeling!
You will be met at the cruise center and will board an air-conditioned bus that will take you to areas of interest on the small island of Grand Turk.
Duration 2- 1 1/2
For further information visit our website at:http://www.grandturkcc.com/