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Art Pickering's Provo Turtle Divers

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Turtle Cove Landing | Ocean Club Resorts, TKCA 1ZZ, Providenciales
+1 649-946-4232
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Great Experience

I cannot say enough good things about PTD. I actually spent about 15 minutes reading the 7 poor and... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2014
Kenneth F
Hoboken, New Jersey
Top Notch Operation!!

Top notch operation!!! Booking with Melinda was super convenient, she replied very quickly to all... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2014
Keith M
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Dive With the Oldest and Most Respected Dive Operation in the Turks & Caicos Islands....... Established in 1970, Provo Turtle Divers, Ltd. Is the oldest and most experienced dive operation in the Turks & Caicos Islands. For over 44 years we have explored the reefs and walls of these islands, discovering new dive sites and uncovering some of the most unusual underwater spectacles accessible to divers in the Turks & Caicos. We believe in small group diving with concierge level service - no "cattle boat" diving with us!
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Turtle Cove Landing | Ocean Club Resorts, TKCA 1ZZ, Providenciales
Turtle Cove Landing | Ocean Club Resorts, TKCA 1ZZ, Providenciales
+1 649-946-4232

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Reviewed November 20, 2014

I cannot say enough good things about PTD. I actually spent about 15 minutes reading the 7 poor and average reviews and honestly if you read them you will see one glaring theme, freedom. My wife and I are AOW and more over we know...More

1  Thank Kenneth F
Reviewed November 8, 2014

Top notch operation!!! Booking with Melinda was super convenient, she replied very quickly to all emails, and was really friendly & helpful in recommendations. Dave, Art, and Gary were all very well experienced and displayed impeccable customer service!! I had only dived in Grand Cayman...More

2  Thank Keith M
Reviewed November 1, 2014

My wife and I have been diving for 20 years. This place has been around for 40, and the previous owner, Art Pickering and his aging Jack Russell terrier are still driving the boat as employee/mascot (contractor maybe?). We had a good experience and would...More

1  Thank Expatexplorer1234
Reviewed October 22, 2014

I am a recently certified diver, and Provo Turtle Divers was my first dive experience. I dove 8 times with them over the course of my vacation. I am so grateful for divemaster Dave's attention and care. He made sure that I was comfortable and...More

2  Thank SarahGosse198
Reviewed September 7, 2014

My three sons and I did three days of diving with PTD. We were newly certified and were looking for a shop that would provide the kind of support that newbies typically require. I can't thank them enough! The dives were great (especially the Crack...More

1  Thank Mroli
Reviewed September 3, 2014

We went out with Dave the owner. It was a very special dive my daughters first time diving and she was in very caring hands. Dave and his crew were very fun to be with and made this dive the best I have had in...More

1  Thank Hilliard B
Reviewed August 22, 2014 via mobile

I'm a new diver. I was very impressed by the patients they had. I couldn't have had a better first experience of diving. It will be a life long memory. They make me feel safe and comfortable while allowing the more experienced diver to continue...More

4  Thank Steve S
Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We've dove many times over the past year with Provo Turtle Divers and they are fantastic! Our 12 year old son was certified with them last November and Steve was amazing with him throughout the process. Melinda, Dave, Art and Gary are fun, professional, knowledgeable...More

3  Thank Beachmama100
Reviewed July 26, 2014

I had the pleasure to dive with Provo Turtle Divers last week. Myself and 4 others had never been diving before so we took the Discovery Scuba Course. On Thursday we did the pool lesson with Garey and Paul. Both were very knowledgeable and did...More

Thank sh1w3n
Reviewed July 26, 2014

I'm actually writing this review in my husband Ned's behalf. "Dive masters Steve and Gary are excellent! I had equipment malfunction on next to last day. Steve came over, and fixed it in like 5 seconds. Captains Dave and Art were very friendly, helpful with...More

2  Thank Brinsons
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January 24, 2017|
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Response from ScubaTurtles | Property representative |
Hi Morris14 - in Late April the water temps are usually around 80 degrees F/27 C. We have wall dives with little to no current. We do occasionally have squalls or mini rain storms, but they usually clear off quickly. Any... More
Christine M
July 15, 2016|
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Response from gtimthom | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, too late. My answer would have been 10 Scuba divers and 2 snorkelers.
March 1, 2016|
Response from ScubaTurtles | Property representative |
You can stay any where and still dive with Provo Turtle Divers