When the winter weather finally starts to break, many people shift their focus from taking an exotic vacation to summering at home. But that does not mean that it isn’t the best time to hit up a tropical paradise. For one the mosquitos are usually a non-issue in the summer. It is the tropics so temperatures are gradually building until reaching their peak in August and September. Because of the heat tourism declines, along with prices! Check out our top 5 reasons to visit Turks and Caicos in the summer.
1. Less Hustle and Bustle
There will be fewer tourists! The busy season on the island is from November- March. During the spring and summer months’ tourism slows way down. So, you can really enjoy some peace and quiet
2. Deals, Deals, Deals!
Since there are fewer visitors, those of us that have businesses on the Island really discount the price of our services. Our summer rates go down about $50 a night. And are on average 30-50% less during the summer. This includes food, flights, and activities!
3 . Warm Water
Bath water ocean- The average water temperature in the summer is into the low 80’s where in the winter months it hovers in the 70’s. This means you can scuba dive with a rash guard and be a-ok!
4. Bug Free
The warmer temperatures, light breezes and lack of rain means that mosquitos are not usually a problem from April- August. As the rains begin in September so does the reign of this tiny buzzing tyrant.
The rainy season is from August- December. So, catching the island between the end of April – July means lower costs, warmer water and a greater chance of sun. What more could you want in your tropical beach vacation?