Things to Do in Providenciales
The most beautiful beaches, turquoise waters and impressive coral reef system await you in Providenciales, known lovingly as “Provo” to those in the know. Warm, calm and crystal-clear waters offer numerous possibilities, but land lovers will find plenty of activities too. Our island experts are eager to plan a full day of activity out on the water or prepare a custom itinerary for your party. Below are highlights of some of the most requested and sought-after things to do:
The Ultimate in Watersport Adventures with Big Blue Collective
Beach Enclave and Big Blue Collective, the premier eco water adventure company in the Turks and Caicos, have joined forces to offer the ultimate in water adventures. All Beach Enclave guests may choose between one of the following complimentary offerings per stay:
- Kiteboarding Lessons (up to three hours, which can be split between three people if preferred)
- Private Stand-up Paddle Boarding (SUP) or Private Kayak Eco Tour (up to three guests with an additional $50 and $75 per additional guest respectively)
- Boat charter dive supplement upgrade:
- Either two non-certified divers conducting a Discover Scuba Diving Course (DSD) or up to four certified divers for a two-tank dive
Terms and conditions:
- Four-night-minimum villa stay required
- Minimum age for SUP Eco-tour is 12 years old
- Minimum age or size restrictions may apply for kiteboarding lessons at the instructor’s discretion
- Dive charter upgrade applicable for half- or full-day charters and only available on either of the 30-foot Power Catamarans, Live & Direct or Serenity
- Medical restrictions may apply to non-certified divers who will be required to complete a medical questionnaire in advance
- Certified divers must show proof of training
- These services are non-transferable for additional upgrades, charters, cash or to other guests
Our beach attendants will outfit you and your guests with complimentary snorkel masks and fins for amazing snorkeling just off our beaches. Kayaks, paddleboards, and other non-motorized equipment are available upon request.
Fly a power kite and surf across the waters of Long Bay Beach. Students of all levels can be assured they will learn everything they need to know to become safe and independent kiteboarders.
With 25 years of experience, Big Blue Collective’s expert team of international certified IKO instructors are ready to help first-timers or veterans refine their skills.
Beach Enclave Long Bay is one of the premier locations in the world for kiteboarding:
- Flat, shallow waters
- All lessons are taught in waist-deep waters so you can stand
- 10-month wind season (November through September)
- The only kiteboarding location with a comprehensive facility, featuring a rental center, retail shop and watercraft support
Pick up a snorkel mask and fins from our beach attendants and head just a short swim away to Princess Alexandra National Park for amazing snorkeling just in front of our North Shore location.
View all of Grace Bay’s panoramic beauty from the air on a retractable tethered sail. Soar as high as 450 feet above the water. Suitable for all ages!
Go big on a charted catamaran or a traditionally rigged trading schooner. Sail the sheltered waters to your own private beach for sunning, snorkeling or beachcombing. Hobie Cat rentals are also available as well as sailing lessons.
Wakeboarding, Waterskiing, & Tubing
Beach Enclave guests may select from a wide variety of non-motorized water sports, including wakeboarding, waterskiing and tubing.
Flyboarding, Jetpack, & Hoverboard
For the more adventurous, This daredevil attraction has become popular in Providenciales and is not to be missed.
Glide through the shallow waters on your own personal jet ski. Let the breeze blow your hair back while wave jumping your way to uninhabited islands. Hourly guided tours are available daily.
Turks and Caicos is home to the third largest coral reef in the world, which makes for some incredible diving. An abundance of protected sites provide views of pinnacles, canyons and a 6,000-foot wall drop. In addition schools of fish, one may see turtles, rays, sharks or whales. Explore the great water wilderness in private, small and large group dive trips.
Snuba is an easy alternative to scuba diving, where the air tank floats on a raft at the surface of the water and is connected to the diver. Groups are kept small for the best opportunity to explore Provo’s fascinating reef. As a visitor under the sea, snuba divers can observe turtles, rays and countless colorful fish in their natural habitat. With no certification necessary, this is great family experience for ages 8 and up.
Personalized Photo Shoot
Book your personal family photo shoot to capture your favorite memories. Preferred pricing through the creative team at Brilliant Studios starts from $375 for a one-hour shoot on the beach or in the comfort of your villa and includes a $100 credit towards any purchase within two weeks. No minimum purchase required.
Kids & Teens Programs
Beach Enclave has partnered with local expert SURFside Ocean Academy to provide a comprehensive, creative and fun eco-based camp offering lifeguards, camp counselors, swim instructors and more.
Fishing licenses are easily available and affordable at $12 per person.
Fly rod or spin cast for Bonefish, Snook and Tarpon. With over 40 miles of shallow flats, Turks and Caicos offers some of the greatest bone fishing waters in the world.
Bottom Fishing (or Reef Fishing)
Bottom fish on the north or south side of the island. A 15- to 30-minute ride takes you to the hottest fishing areas around. Common haul includes barracuda, mackerel, shark, grouper and snapper.
Deep Sea Fishing (or Blue Water Fishing)
Experience the thrill of screaming reels. Young and old anglers can fish in the Turks and Caicos waters for blue marlin, sail fish, yellow fin tuna, mahi-mahi, wahoo and kingfish, using live bait as well as artificial lures.
Whether you’re an experienced equestrian or a novice, the 60-minute group horseback ride with Provo Ponies Excursions is the perfect way to spend an afternoon. In addition to exploring lush flora along tranquil trails, you will enjoy at least a half hour on the beach and venture into the ocean. Looking for something more intimate? Provo Ponies also offers private rides for two, making this excursion the ideal choice for couples on a romantic getaway.
Plan a day trip and visit other islands in the Turks & Caicos. Experience North & Middle Caicos, see the Indian caves, visit Flamingo Pond and Wades Green Plantation.
The Provo Golf and Country Club is the only 18-hole course on island and consistently ranks among the best in the Caribbean. Located in the Grace Bay area, the par 72, target-style course challenges players at all experience levels with four sets of tees.
Head off the beaten track and explore the northwest area of the island. Feel the exhilaration and excitement of driving your own ATV (All-Terrain Vehicle) along the beach and dunes of Blue Hills. ATVs are fully automatic and easy to operate.
Shopping enthusiasts will find stores carrying beach gear, designer clothing, artwork, duty-free jewelry, cigars, souvenirs and much more all within easy driving distance.
Looking for some live music, dancing or where to catch the big game? Just ask our island expert concierge to find out the best spots for nightlife and entertainment.
Get Set for Exploring TCI
Whether you’re interested in history, authentic island cuisine, culture or shopping, allow us to create a custom itinerary just for you. Plan a one-day outing or pack your week with non-stop activities; the choice is yours. The sample itinerary here is just a sneak peek at the unique experiences that await. To take advantage of all the islands have to offer, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help you plan your itinerary.
Let our island experts skillfully curate a bespoke itinerary for you and your guests, encompassing both tried-and-true favorites such as snorkeling, kayaking, fishing and stand-up paddle boarding as well as insider-only experiences that are exclusive to Beach Enclave residents and guests.