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Little Water Cay

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Island in the Turks and Caicos islands, the only place in the world to see the endangered rock iguana in its natural habitat.
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All reviews iguana island small island rock iguanas rented a tandem kayak definitely worth the trip half moon bay their natural habitat blue haven caribbean side beautiful scenery few hours snorkeling tour sting ray lemon sharks white sand fish reptiles
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We rented kayaks from Big Blue Collective and made the trek out to Little Water Cay with our family. Our kids are aged 12 and 9, and it took us probably about 20-25 mins each way to do the trek. The channel is somewhat sheltered...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Irishman_27
Reviewed November 12, 2018

It was gerat to see the Iguanas besides that, the island is nothing speical. There are plenty of Iguanas to see!!! I would reccomend seeing once, but not each time visiting TCI. I visited with a tours, so I am not sure if there is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travler7237
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Many half and full day snorkel tours apparently stop on this small island. It is interesting. Iguanas everywhere. They won't bother you so there's no need to fear if you were to visit with little kids. Walking around the island is also enjoyable.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

Really wanted to spend a few hours on this small island, in order to meet the iguanas and also allow some time to walk along to Half Moon Bay, so opted to make our own way there by kayak. You need a calm day and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed August 20, 2018

My favorite place hands down. I love animals and seeing all these iguanas all over the place made me super excited to take photos and be able to see them in their natural habitat. Then the other side of the island was the most beautiful...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank lindsey_fotos
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We visited here as part of a snorkeling excursion, and it was one of the highlights of the trip. Our boys had fun with the countless iguanas, and we walked through the shallow (knee deep) cay with baby nurse sharks around us. The beaches are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank David K
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Great place to see iguanas on yet another wonderful stretch of beach. The precious animals' extinction is being accelerated by humans' need to feed them junk.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PBCinEngland
Reviewed August 2, 2018

The amount of iguanas on this beach is wild. The are pretty cool to look at. the side the boats pull up to is beautiful but as you walk to the other side of the island it is unreal. The Turks truly have the most...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank takemeonatrip65
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Iguana island is a good place to visit. It gives a glimpse of Turks and Caicos before tourism. It was a welcome interlude to our beach activities and worth the money (if you like reptiles!!)

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SpikeF44
Reviewed July 24, 2018

We made a stop here on our all day snorkeling stop, it was fun to look and find the iguanas that were hiding, we didn't see any huge iguanas just small - medium size. Not very big island nothing to really do except look for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank angela f
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May 6, 2018|
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Response from JulieJohn44 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure you can get there unless you had your own boat or did a private tour
February 2, 2017|
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Response from 478cherylg | Reviewed this property |
No bathrooms - outhouse before Island