Grand Turk Island Cruise

Grand Turk Island Cruise

Diving into Crystal-clear Waters

During an MSC Cruises shore excursion to Grand Turk Island, a stroll down the main drags of Cockburn Town, which run alongside the gorgeous blue ocean, will take you past many of the island’s architectural highlights.

The Salt Raker Inn and Turks Head Mansion, two of Grand Turk’s oldest hotels, are fine examples of the wooden houses built in the 1830s and 1840s by Bermudian shipwrights who came here to collect salt. Other colourful buildings like the General Post Office line this area of Front Street, many of them constructed with ballast and timbers taken from the trading ships of the time, and covered with purple and orange bougainvillea as well as the occasional Turk’s-head cactus, recognizable by its red fez-shaped flower. The Turks and Caicos National Museum is among the island’s highlights. Here you can examine the remains of the Molasses Reef wreck, the oldest recovered shipwreck in the Caribbean, dating from around 1515.
After the wreck was discovered in the 1970s, some morons mistook it for a treasure ship and blew sections of it apart with dynamite looking for

Cruises from / to Grand Turk Island in 2023

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We're constantly updating our wide selection of shore excursions for all interests to make your cruise holiday an unforgettable experience. Some tours may also be available at embarkation or disembarkation days, while during at sea days you can enjoy on board activities.