Providenciales, commonly called Provo, is a tropical paradise in the northwest portion of the archipelago. Provo is well known for its natural beauty in the ocean and on land, with living coral reefs and rugged hills that create stunning sunsets.
Long Bay Beach is situated on the southwest side of Providenciales, cross-island from Grace Bay. While staying at Long Bay Beach, you’ll enjoy turquoise water, white sand beaches, and an authentic Provo experience unlike any other.
Whenever you feel the urge to sample the vibrant local flavor of Turks & Caicos and Long Bay Beach, the world-class attractions, shopping and dining of Providenciales are just a ten-minute drive away. Your personal concierge is available to arrange visits to the attractions below or recommend additional activities to do during your visit.
Witness the amazing results of 2004’s Hurricane Frances in person. This general cargo ship ran aground during the storm and now remains in seven feet of water as a testament to the hurricane’s powerful force. You can check out this landmark for yourself during your visit or learn more about it here.
If white sand beaches and sparkling blue water appeal to you, then be sure to visit Princess Alexandra Marine Park. This popular tourist spot is a wonderful place to snorkel or kayak surrounded by gorgeous views. You can also interact with JoJo, the region’s famous bottlenose dolphin, who has happily lived in Grace Bay for decades. He’s considered a national treasure and always makes newcomers feel welcome.
It’s a fresh way to think of fish and you can experience this perspective first-hand. When you stop by the Caicos Conch Farm, you’ll witness a revolutionary approach to fish farming that’s truly state-of-the-art. Enjoy this 40-minute tour that will make you look at fish in a whole new way. To learn even more about Conch check out our blog post here.
From small restaurants and shops to government buildings, Downtown Providenciales has many quaint areas to explore. Experience the charm of this region and delight in the great food as well as the unique products you’re bound to discover.
Considered one of the top ten Caribbean golf courses, you can enjoy challenging rounds with scenic views. No matter your level, this course will provide you with a memorable game during your stay.
Located in the Grace Bay area, this wonderful tennis club offers recently built courts in a modern facility that allows for night games. There’s also a resident pro available to provide lessons and any guidance that you may need.