Pillory Beach, Grand Turk

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#3 of 9 in Parks in Grand Turk
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. A visit to Pillory Beach represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Cockburn Town trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • We stopped in Grand Turk on a family cruise and rented golf carts to see the island. This was such a beautiful spot. We rented beach chairs from the Bohio Dive Resort for a reasonable amount ($10 I th...  more »
  • Beautiful beach and much quieter than the south shore. The Bohio Dive Resort has nice facilities. You can rent snorkel gear there.  more »
  • We just left Grand Turk at few days ago off of Carnival Splendor. We really didn't want to hang out at the major spots like everyone else. We hopped on a $8 PP van ride to the beach. We had a great dr...  more »

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