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Pillory Beach, Grand Turk
(4.3/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Relax in the soft white sands and turquoise waters of Pillory Beach. The beach enjoys an excellent reputation among divers and snorkelers for its close-shore conditions and biodiversity. Spend some quality secluded time on this uncrowded spot, perfect for reading and sunbathing. Onsite facilities include restrooms, plus food and drink nearby. Take a moment to contemplate the site's historical significance: this is where Christopher Columbus first dropped anchor on his discovery of America. Plan your visit to Pillory Beach and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Cockburn Town itinerary maker.
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  • Great to walk barefoot on the beach. Water is clear and blue, as it is on all of the beaches in Grand Turk. 
  • There was a lot of waves on the day we visited so I was unable to snorkel. The water was stirred up too much. Chairs are available for rent. The beach access was free. The cost for the taxi was $8.00 ...  more »
  • Bohio Resort offers lots to entertain visitors. Kayaks, paddle boards, beach chairs and umbrellas. Plus a beach bar and restruant