West Side Snorkeling

The 11th most popular snorkel dive spot in Turks And Caicos.

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Southeast of Providenciales off South Caicos, the snorkeling off the west side is popular for its reefs with elkhorn and staghorn coral. There are also several spectacular outlying cays to explore.

To reach the snorkeling on Turks and Caicos by air, fly into Providenciales International Airport (PLS) located in the middle of the island. The island of South Caicos can be reached from Providenciales by either air or ferry. There is a regular domestic flight offered by AIr Turks And Caicos. The ferry service is offered twice a week by Caribbean Cruisin and takes about 90 minutes.

Overall, West Side is the 11th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 32 snorkeling dives in Turks And Caicos. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby West Side including Long Cay and Dove Cay.


Local Contact(s):  Turks And Caicos Tourist Board (649) 946-2321; Caribbean Cruisin Ferry (649) 946-5406

Recommended Book:  "The Ultimate Snorkeling Book" from Wes Burgess

Recommended Map:  "Turks/Caicos Dive Map" from Franko Maps

Best Season:  Nov. - Apr.

Base Camp:  South Caicos Ocean Haven (649) 946-3444

Luxury Loding:  Ocean And Beach Resort, South Caicos (649) 946-3810

Reference Source:  click here http://www.visittci.com/

Article Source:   Best West Side Snorkeling Review https://www.snorkelingdives.com/?id=23404

GPS:  21.492766, -71.537476

Date Published:  9/15/2016

Date Updated:  10/20/2017

ID:  23404

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