With only eight of these 40 ruggedly beautiful islands inhabited, this unspoilt paradise boasts a wealth of untouched natural beauty making luxury Turks & Caicos holidays experiences of pure relaxation and luxury.
The crystal clear waters offer some of the best diving experiences in the world and are home to the world's largest coral reefs, with over 250 miles to explore. For fine dining and boutique shopping, head to Turtle Cove on the island of Providenciales, or Provo as the locals call it.
Time Difference: GMT -4 hours
Flight duration: 11 hours (including stop en route)
Currency: US Dollar widely used)
Capital: Cockburn Town on Grand Turk
Turks & Caicos weather is generally warmer with less rain and humidity than that of its Caribbean neighbours. The sun shines 350 days a year with an average temperature of 83°F (28°C).
British Airways flies direct from London Heathrow and via Miami to Providenciales. American Airlines also fly from London Heathrow to Providenciales via Miami.