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Caicos Conch Farm

Leeward Hwy | P.O. Box 286, Providenciales
649 232 5119
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Ranked #39 of 76 activities in Providenciales
Type: Farms, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Description: The conch, a shelled sea creature that lives on the ocean floor, is now commercially raised and sold to tourists: who would've guessed?
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Montreal, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2011

Interesting and beautiful spot for a visit. I learned a lot about conchs.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

The Caicos Conch Farm suffered a lot of damage in the 2008 hurricanes, but what they do is so important to our ecology and for anyone who enjoys eating conch that I suggest that you go there for the tour (the tour fees help to pay for costs at the conch farm) and learn about this really interesting mollusk and... More

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Conn
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2011

Loved the education and surprised to learn the story about how the owner (from Conn also) arrived in the Turks and Caicos

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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2011

The Conch Farm tour was great - learned a lot about the life of a Conch - from how they are bread to adulthood - even about how they prepare it as food.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2011

Worth taking the kids to see the only place Conch's are farm raised. Interesting tour.

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Ship Bottom, New Jersey
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269 reviews 269 reviews
79 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

Good tourist experience. Good food. Good drinks. Bring a light jacket or sweater if you are doing from November through February as the wind coming off the ocean can be very cool.

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Findlay, Ohio
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74 reviews 74 reviews
10 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2011

I learned a lot and it was truly interesting. I would go again.

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Brighton, Michigan, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

A unqiue experience not available anywhere else and experiencing how conch is processsed and ending up at Da Conch Shack made it fun with

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pknca
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2011

Hey where else will you learn about conchs? The guy was really interesting and upbeat despite the hurricane damage. You will be glad you went.

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Somerset, NJ
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43 reviews 43 reviews
8 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2011

Fantastic day, worth taking your family. Ask about the opwner came to start the Farm, great story. People who work there are friendly and eager to answer any questions

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