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Whale Watching in Turks + Caicos

Turks + Caicos, Caribbean: Tourists on a whale-watching boat off Salt Cay catch a glimpse of a humpback whale.
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Concierge.com's insider take:

You'll witness one of the best shows in the Turks & Caicos January through March, with the annual migration of humpback whales. Most sightings of these beasts, which can grow to lengths of 50 foot, are off Salt Cay, although whale-watching boats sail out of Grand Turk and South Caicos, too. Usually, you need to get into the water to hear the eerie, almost ghost-like singing, but to see the jumping sometimes requires nothing more than a few minute's ride offshore, or looking up from lunch at Salt Cay's Green Flash Café. In season, Salt Cay Divers offers daily whale watching trips for $95 per person or $75 for divers already taking part in one of their dive packages (649-946-6906; www.saltcaydivers.tc).

Information may have changed since the date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.