Grand Turk Fun Excursions
From Crown Princess

Crown Princess Approaching Grand Turk


There are several Grand Turk fun excursions that you can try, while on a Crown Princess cruise to the eastern Caribbean. 

Princess Cruises does a great of offering you fun things to do. Therefore, if you are visiting Turks & Caicos' largest island, you must try at least one of them. We chose one - visiting Governor's Beach, on a recent 7-day cruise, but other people did more than that.

Before I give you list of shore excursions to try on the island, let me first share with you some fun facts about Turks and Caicos.







More ways to save with Expedia coupons and offers!

What's the #1 hotel in Orlando? Read reviews & find hotel deals on TripAdvisor!


Find today's hotel deals in Miami on TripAdvisor!


Book hotels in New York for as low as $90 with HotelsCombined.com


Find the Best Las Vegas Hotel - Search 100s of Hotel Sites Now - Click here



Trip cancellation, emergency medical, and flight!




Fun Facts About Turks & Caicos


1. While they are dubbed "Caribbean," each island is actually surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean.

2. You will be graced by semi-wild horses and donkeys roaming the island. We saw some.

3. Feel for rum punch? That's the name of natives' favorite drink. Ingredients include coconut rum, pineapple and orange juices.

4. The islands are known for ripsaw music. This is done by scraping an object along the teeth of a saw.


Our daughter enjoying Governor's Beach


Grand Turk Fun Excursions


Having given you some facts about the island, let us look at some fun things to do on Grand Turk.

1. Snorkeling & Diving - You will be impressed with the crystal-clear waters of the island. These make for great underwater visibility.

2. Grand Turk Lighthouse - Have you visited a lighthouse? Try this one. This lighthouse is more than 150 years old. It was brought in from Britain to cut down on the number of shipwrecks.

3. Outdoor Adventures - What do you love to do in the outdoors? There are several things from which to choose - horseback riding, kayaking, biking and dune buggies.

4. Semi-Submarine - Explore the clear waters under the sea (about five feet below) from your submarine. Look for turtles, stingrays, and sharks. Check out the amazing sea walls and coral reefs.

5. Gibb's Cay - Have you been to an uninhabited island? Check out this unspoiled area a short distance from Grand Turk. Enjoy the white-sand beach and the thrill of snorkeling.

6. Cockburn Town - Are you into history and architecture? If so, you must plan to visit the administrative capital of Turks and Caicos. Be amazed by 18th- and 19-century Bermudian architecture. Walk through history!

These are just a handful of Grand Turk fun excursions. When you get onboard your Crown Princess cruise, you will be offered several other fun things from which to choose.

Go have fun!


Grand Turk Pier


I hope that the information here has helped you, as you try to decide on fun things to do on Grand Turk before your sail date.


Return from Grand Turk Fun Excursions to Crown Princess Cruise


Return to the Home Page




Book Cruise at Petes Travel Center Logo

Book Your Cruise with PetesTravelCenter.com.

Earn Onboard Credit.



New! Comments

Have your say about what you just read! Leave me a comment in the box below.




Enjoy this page? Please pay it forward. Here's how...

Would you prefer to share this page with others by linking to it?

  1. Click on the HTML link code below.
  2. Copy and paste it, adding a note of your own, into your blog, a Web page, forums, a blog comment, your Facebook account, or anywhere that someone would find this page valuable.


Custom Search




C
ruising Fun!

Cruise Destination Ocean Cay

Ocean Cay

Cruise Fun Beach

South Beach

Ocean Cay

Grand Cayman Tender

Tender Boat in Grand Cayman

Seven Miles Beach Grand Cayman

Seven Miles Beach

Rope Course MCS Meraviglia

Rope Course on

MSC Meraviglia

Beach at Castaway Cay

Castaway Cay

16th Birthday Celebration on Disney Dream

Birthday Celebration

Disney Dream

Feeding Birds in DR

Feeding Birds in DR



Cruise Food

Cruise Food Appetizers

Appetizers

Cruise Food Main Course

Main Course

From Buffet

Cruise Food Dessert

Dessert

Main Dining Room



Your Cabin

MSC Seaside Balcony Cabin

Balcony Cabin



Watch Travel Videos