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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  • September 6, 2017
    Beautiful beach and much quieter than the south shore. The Bohio Dive Resort has nice facilities. You can rent snorkel gear there.  more »
  • August 19, 2017
    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 »
  • August 15, 2017
    Pillory Beach is the 2nd most beautiful beach we have ever been to, the 1st being in Providenciales, Grace Bay, Turks & Caicos. Its crystal clear with soft sand and about 20 feet out there is a lot of...  more »

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