When it comes to terrain, only one company stands out covering the length and breadth of the Turks & Caicos Islands – BIG BLUE COLLECTIVE. Our different tours and activities take you from the closest reefs to the furthest deserted islands and cays.
From inland caves to the steepest walls. From the ocean blue to the deepest mangrove swamps. Big Blue provides access to the entire Caicos Islands. Variety is the spice of life. It’s also the best way to understand these islands.
There are more beaches in the Turks and Caicos than you could probably ever visit. Grace Bay, the most famous, as the world’s #1, is just the beginning. Many of our favourite ones are scattered across these islands, near and far, big and small, away from the crowds on other islands and cays. Come and find your favourite.
Mangroves are the lungs of these islands, breathing new life into the water with every incoming and outgoing tide. They cover 1/3 of this country and we’ve been everywhere. We offer the best mangrove experiences in the Caribbean.
The stunning coastal rock formations leave every visitor spellbound. With little sand and few beaches, these coastlines are not affected by sediment nearly as much and as such the water clarity is truly mesmeric. Ironshore is present across these islands but there are some very special areas, like West Caicos that are exceptional. We’ll take you there and beyond.
These Islands are made up of 41 Islands and Cays with only 9 of them populated. Let your imagination run wild. The world’s best beaches all to yourself.
The world’s third largest barrier reef is breath taking. Most operators only visit less than 5% and then usually at the wrong times. We have explored reefs near and far and are still finding amazing snorkel and free diving zones. Getting off the beaten path is so worth it. Less people, less damage and more life!
The sheer drop walls starting in as little as 35’ plummet to well over 6000’ are a sight to behold. It’s what makes diving here so very special. You have to see it to believe it. There is nothing like diving on the edge of the abyss and while snorkelers can get a sense of the scale, it is truly the divers delight.
Big Blue is another name for the open ocean. If you want to see dolphins and whales, you have to be outside the reef. We are the experts in open ocean pelagic encounters. Our success comes from our passion, understanding and philosophy of never being in a rush. It also helps being in small groups.
The Turks and Caicos are steeped in history and much of it still visible in the form of ruins. From Wades Green cotton plantation on North Caicos to Yankee Town on West Caicos, there are ruins on nearly every island. Some are big and others are almost invisible. Finding them is so much fun.
Caves of all sorts are abundant throughout these islands both above and below the waterline. The porous limestone is the ideal for cave formation. Many of the caves we take you to are our secrets, some like the Conch Bar caves are well known.
My family and I (my wife, my daughter and her fiancé, my other daughter, my mother (76) and myself) charted a 30ft Power cat for a full day on Christmas.... read more
Our family of 10 with kids ages 15-3 did a 1/2 day charter with Colin and Jake. It was a first class experience from the start. From the... read more
Had the privilege to spend time with the kitesurfing team and these guys are great.
Kudo to Christopher for making my kite days better !!!
Excellent snorkeling , professional crew, wonderful day of cruising and snorkeling ! Collin was the best snorkeling guide and JC was fantastic also. The boat was big enough for the... read more
We were looking for a snorkel tour as opposed to a boat that had snorkeling and boozing. This was the perfect trip for us. On... read more
I was not very happy with my experience. The weather was not good for paddle boarding, which of course I totally understand, but instead of calling me and telling me... read more
Guides Ricco and and Aisha were attentive and excellent at pointing out wildlife in the clear shallow waters along the mangroves. We saw sea turtles, young lemon sharks sting rays... read more
Fantastic day of snorkeling. The best snorkeling I've done in TC islands over the 5 times ive been there. This is the second trip I went out with... read more
This was probably the best Caribbean excursion I've done. Ricco was the BEST - very sharp eyes, was great at pointing wildlife out and checking in on every kayaker. Would... read more
My husband and I just got back from our Cay cruise and it was AMAZING!!! The staff was so friendly and helpful and our captain Collin was fantastic! Will for... read more
We have done the Caicos Cays Cruise three times in the past 4 years. Each cruise gets better and better. This most recent time was by far the best!... read more
Definitely recommend this tour.. the reef, fish and scenery were unmatched !! We will be doing this one again in our next trip!
We did the mangrove and iguana island eco tour. This was probably the best tour we have ever taken. We were beginner kayakers but our guide Ricco was the... read more
We went on the Caicos Cays boat tour and I have to say this was the best snorkeling/boat tour I've ever been on, and I have been on many such... read more
We rented a tandem kayak twice during our stay. Took ourselves over to Iguana Island and to the mangroves. The staff were friendly, equipment in good condition and we... read more
You need reservations for this so call or email ahead of time. Also note that this is an early morning activity during high tide. Mangroves are beautiful and crawling with... read more