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Address: Grand Turk
Phone Number: 6492310400
Activities: Swimming
Description: Uninhabited island with some of the most beautiful beaches and the best...
Uninhabited island with some of the most beautiful beaches and the best diving sites the islands have to offer.
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Gibbs Cay Stingray and Snorkel Adventure in Grand Turk

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Beatiful piece of paradise

We had a party of 4 that was on the Carnival Valor may 1 2015 and we stopped in Grand Turk for a day. We had a private charter booked with whitesands charters and Captain Donavan... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Lgonehuntn
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Senoia, Georgia
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Senoia, Georgia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a party of 4 that was on the Carnival Valor may 1 2015 and we stopped in Grand Turk for a day. We had a private charter booked with whitesands charters and Captain Donavan and his right hand man Eric. This was our last stop for the day and this little Cay was so beautiful . Both Eric... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 NEW

We took our two kids and swam with the sting rays on the guidance of an experienced tour guide. The experience was amazing ... These sting rays are in their natural habitat so no concerns about their freedom and well being. The only thing we would say is be sure to go as early in the morning as possible or... More 

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35 reviews 35 reviews
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We took a shore excursion with the Carnival Valor to swim with the rays. The ride over to the island was breathtaking. The water was crystal clear even past depths of 25 feet. Upon arrival we went snorkeling. The guides kept us together in the water and took lots of underwater pictures. We got to see an awesome sea turtle... More 

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Richmond Hill, Georgia
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

White sand and beautiful water with a limited number of tourists makes this a 5 star location for Grand Turk. There's not a lot of coral here, so don't come to do much snorkeling. The sting rays come here for the tours, but if you just want to sit on a pretty beach (isolated), this is it. You will need... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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109 reviews 109 reviews
39 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We took a shore excursion off of our cruise ship. One of the stops was here to see the sting rays. We didn't have much time to explore the island. I did climb part way to the top of the hill to take a picture. If you do this, wear shoes because of all of the little prickers in the... More 

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Ettalong Beach, Australia
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121 reviews 121 reviews
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We booked a snorkelling & stingray tour from our cruise ship and were not disappointed. The stingrays are beautiful and gentle I would recommend a visit to Gibbs Cay for everyone its a great spot. The water is crystal clear and warm.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This place was pretty cool. The stingrays just swim to the sand bar and crave affection. They gently rub up against you and allow themselves to be handled by the guides. It's a great excursion for all ages as long as you meet a height requirement.

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Boston, MA
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 attraction reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Gibbs Cay is this small island where you can snorkel, swim, do a short hike and interact with gentle stingrays in their natural habitat. It is well worth a half-day of your vacation. Many people who come off their cruise ships go no further than the shore and have overpriced meals and drinks at Margaritaville's and think they have experienced... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
22 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

An excursion with Chukka to white sands and warm blue seas. Snorkled and swam with Rays. Fabulous - I'm smiling with the memories:) Take an underwater camera the water is so clear. The company will take your photo but costs around $10 and you wait ages in a queue to view the computer screen on shore.

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Bozeman, Montana
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Upon traveling to the private island of Gibb's Cay, we got to hold the sting rays, get a "sting ray massage", and even kiss his tail for 7 years of good blessings. Our guides, Cap'n Gary and O'Brien, made us feel very safe with the rays, and our group was small enough (5 other people) that we got enough time... More 

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