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Little Water Cay

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Address: Providenciales

Island in the Turks and Caicos islands, the only place in the world to see...

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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Fun to See Iguanas - Great Beaches

Must see while on Providenciales. Fun to see the iguanas but, more importantly, the beaches were amazing!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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80 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Must see while on Providenciales. Fun to see the iguanas but, more importantly, the beaches were amazing!

Thank NDHurdles
Cave Springs, Arkansas
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143 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The water is beautiful and its where Victoria Secret had its photo shoot. The iguanas are everywhere and the views are amazing!

Thank rdatma1
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Short boat trip from the main island, met by the National Trust guide who explained everything you need to know about the iguanas. Quote "south side iguanas will run away but the north side of the island, they are very friendly". Once we trekked through the well marked path to the north beach we stayed in the gazebo sheltering from... More 

1 Thank GreenColonel
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Spent a lovely couple of hours on this island just the two of us and 5,000 iguanas! Beautiful 🦎👍🏼

Thank Kirsti B
Denver, Colorado
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36 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I find the negative reviews of Little Water Cay hilarious. "there's nothing to do here"...."not many amenities"..."boring and small"....well OF COURSE there aren't many amenities, it's a small and uninhabited island!! You need to know what you are getting yourself into and where you are going before doing it folks....now that I have that off my chest, I must say... More 

3 Thank denvernoles
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

If you want to visit the iguanas...which you should, go by kayak or on a tour that includes admission. If you go yourself, park down the beach always for some beautiful scenery.

Thank Janinet74
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80 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Very cool experience walking among the iguana colonies. The tide pools here are INCREDIBLE! One of our favorite excursions of all time.

Thank Miranda R
Los Angeles
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

We loved this beach even more than Grace Bay; the waters were as crystal clear and the sands powder soft, but so much quieter and less crowded. It was also super fun to see the iguanas on the island! We stopped here as part of our half day snorkel tour with Island Vibes.

2 Thank vacationgirl07
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

While you are visiting Turk and Caicos, you must take a boat ride to this deserted island! I loved it!

1 Thank Madeleine D
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

Rented Kayaks with Big Blue Unlimited and paddled across to little water cay to visit the iguanas. Fabulous afternoon completed with a walk to Half Moon Bay while searing out Iguanas.

5 Thank Carina M

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