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.
We had an amazing day thanks to our guides Cole and Colin. My husband is a certified diver, and I am not. They were very patient and encouraging with me... read more
We did a paddle board tour of Mangrove Cay with Blue Collective. It was organized through our resort and very easy. They picked us up and took us to the... read more
We wanted to adventure a little on our own and found big blue as a place that would rent kayaks for self guided tours and the experience from start to... read more
We had an amazing time with Lily and Amanda!!! We went on an all day boat ride to west Caicos and it was so fun! Would highly recommend Lily and... read more
This was our beginners scuba trip. We are not certified in scuba, but Lee and Cole were true professionals who worked with those who may have been nervous about Scuba.... read more
Amazing experience! Kind and knowledgeable crew, breathtaking views and overall wonderful experience. Marcia was a top notch mate and the captain was very skilled. Fully recommend this experience to any... read more
I was able to accomplish a little portion of my goal of learning to Kite Boarding at Blue Connection in Turks and Caicos only because I... read more
We did the Backcountry Eco Paddleboard tour of the Mangroves and it was spectacular and Philip and Mike were amazing as guide and captain. The whole experience was expertly coordinated... read more
Could not recommend this outfit more! We booked an Eco Tour for our family of 10 and had a blast! Jake and crew did an amazing job of preparing us... read more
We spent an amazing day with captain Cole and Lilly! Snorkeling was astounding and the beach at Pine Cay was spectacular! Wish we could do it every day!
We rented a tandem kayak for the day. Great prices for rentals and helpful staff! The marina is beautiful and good location for kayaking.
We had a wonderful sunset paddle tour with Bredlyn (sorry if we messed up the spelling!). He was so knowledgeable, and my teenagers also really enjoyed getting to know... read more
Did 2 days of diving on 30' cruiser. All staff were very experienced and professional. Our full day included lunch which was very nicely prepared and abundant. Divemasters were very... read more
If you are looking to snorkel over some amazing coral, this trip is for you! The sights were amazing and the crew was so knowledgeable. We were able to see... read more
The tour was by the best water activity we did during our trip. Going to the edge was amazing! The crew was great and the reefs were beautiful. Well worth... read more
We had a great day with captain Jake and his first mate Breadlyn. We were able to choose the areas we wanted to explore. We snorkeled in an area with... read more