The Turks and Caicos is blessed with crystal clear turquoise waters and powder white-sand beaches, making it a premiere destination for beach and water sports enthusiasts. More than 2,590 square kilometres (1,000 square miles) of coral reefs encircle the islands and the warm climate ensures a rich and diverse range of marine life.
A variety of equipment is available including Hobie cats, boogie boards, paddle boards and ocean kayaks. Breezes typically originate from the southeast from May through September, ideal for sailing and water sports. From October through April, stronger breezes prevail from the northeast, bringing cooler temperatures and occasional waves.