Top 5 Things To Do On South Caicos
Sailrock Resort is the premier Turks and Caicos luxury resort nestled privately along the pristine beaches of the Caribbean Sea. At Sailrock Resort, we pride ourselves on offering guests a true luxury Caribbean island experience.
If you’re planning your dream Turks & Caicos vacation, South Caicos is the perfect beach getaway if you’re looking for quiet, pristine beaches.The island stretches 8.5 square miles and is surrounded by crystal blue water and white sand.
We’ve created a list of the top 5 things you have to do during your visit to South Caicos.
Visit the Beaches of South Caicos
South Caicos is home to several scenic, pristine beaches. Long Beach at Sailrock Resort has been dubbed one of the best shorelines the island has to offer. Besides witnessing the beautiful coastline views, a day at a South Caicos beach will entail countless exciting activities. Visitors can snorkel, beach-comb, hike, or simply relax in the white sand and soak up the sun. With crystal clear turquoise ocean water and rich marine life, the beaches of South Caicos never disappoint.
Explore South Caicos
South Caicos not only offers great views of the ocean, but also allows visitors to experience life on an authentic Caribbean island free of tourist traps. Visitors are able to explore the beautiful beaches and enjoy the abundant nature and wildlife of South Caicos uninterrupted. Take scenic a stroll down Long Beach, where humpback whales can be seen migrating in the winter. Enjoy hikes along Shark Bay and Highlands Bay and soak in the rugged coastline and open water views. If you venture north on the peninsula to Plandon Cay Cut, you will find the most impressive views the island has to offer, with crystal clear water set against stunning limestone bluffs. Relaxation is never hard to find with the abundance of scenic beaches and breathtaking views in South Caicos.
South Caicos Salt Salinas
Spend an afternoon exploring the South Caicos Salt Salinas, which was once the main source of revenue on the island. In the 1900’s, South Caicos produced and exported the most salt of all the Turks & Caicos Islands. Today, visitors can see the towering ruins of windmill pumps, salina walls, and evaporation ponds. Take a walk through the site where British colonists would stop to pick up the valuable resource from the South Caicos shores. The Salt Salinas give visitors a glimpse into the rich history of the island’s extraordinary past.
South Caicos Fishing and Diving
Take your vacation to the next level with a fishing trip guided by a local fisherman. South Caicos is known for abundant marine life, with the perfect water for bonefishing, tarpon, and barracuda. Swim through reef arches and along coral-studded canyons surrounded by vibrantly colored schools of fish. Divers can step back in time on a dive to the wreck site of the Convair CV-440, a twin engine airplane wrecked off the shores of South Caicos in 1978. Visitors can’t go wrong spending a day on the glistening waters around South Caicos.
South Caicos Restaurants and Dining
Look no further than The Great House Restaurant for the freshest local seafood on South Caicos. Offering local cuisine and modern Caribbean fusion dishes, this gourmet restaurant located at Sailrock Resort is sure to impress. Enjoy a romantic dinner on the 360 degree terrace overlooking expansive ocean views.
Contact Us Today To Start Your Beach Vacation Getaway
Ready to enjoy everything South Caicos has to offer? Visit our website or reserve your stay online today! Experience total seclusion and immerse yourself in the abundant nature and breathtaking beauty of South Caicos. Start your trip at Sailrock Resort, the ultimate South Caicos luxury resort!