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Big Blue Unlimited

#11 of 74 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Providenciales Features Animals
Leeward | Adjacent to Blue Haven Marina, TKCA 1ZZ, Providenciales
+1 649-946-5034
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The highlight of our holiday

I can't rate Big Blue highly enough. Have done a few other trips on this island, this company... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
Deborah G
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London, United Kingdom
EXCELLENT Kayaking trip!

We did the eco-kayak tour and had a blast. Odessa started us with a brief geography lesson and... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
Kimberly M
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Pearland, Texas
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'FIRST IN, LAST OUT' is part of our motto for maximizing the guest experience. Specializing in small group and private eco-adventures our intimate and educational programs include scuba diving, kayaking, stand-up paddle-boarding, kite-boarding, snorkeling, biking and cultural eco-tours that span the entire breadth of the Turks and Caicos archipelago. The Ocean is our inspiration, exploring is our passion and innovation is our trademark. Since 1997 Big Blue Unlimited has continued to set the standards in adventure across the Turks & Caicos Islands and has never wavered from its core philosophy that 'less is more'.
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eco tour” (51 reviews)
“kayak trip” (33 reviews)
“iguana island” (133 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Leeward | Adjacent to Blue Haven Marina, TKCA 1ZZ, Providenciales
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+1 649-946-5034

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Reviewed 3 August 2016

I can't rate Big Blue highly enough. Have done a few other trips on this island, this company literally blew the competition out of the water. May be a bit pricier than the other companies but well worth it. Small group size (max 12), great...More

Thank Deborah G
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Awesome to hear that the Edge of the Banks tour was such a highlight. It is certainly a firm favourite among the Big Blue team too and the remote reefs are worth the travel time. Thank you very much for joining us and for the...More

Reviewed 31 July 2016

We did the eco-kayak tour and had a blast. Odessa started us with a brief geography lesson and showed us where we'd be traveling for the day. We launched our kayaks and immediately started seeing the marine life, rays, turtles, lemon sharks, tropical fish, etc....More

Thank Kimberly M
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Rave review. Thank you very much. Odessa on his usual good form by the sounds if it. We're glad you enjoyed the informative eco-tour and we really appreciate your solid recommendation.

Reviewed 31 July 2016

Our 2nd return to the island I convinced my family we should try some serious snorkeling. We had already done a half day trip with another outfitter that boasts it's party like atmosphere. I watched the video on the homepage, read reviews, and was excited...More

Thank Jean9Stu
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thank you for the feedback. Please accept our apologies for the change in our system that led to the double paperwork; we've now rectified this issue. The lack of intimate service, something we pride ourselves in, was definitely below par and again we sincerely apologize....More

Reviewed 30 July 2016

We went on an afternoon snorkeling Eco tour yesterday. 2 adults and one child age 11. Our guides were welcoming, friendly and knowledgable. Had a lovely boat ride out to 3 different snorkeling spots, plenty of time in the water, no pressure and no rushing....More

Thank Kambcba
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

The dedicated snorkel eco-tour is one of our signature experiences. Small groups, no rush, knowledgeable in-water guides and the delights of the underwater tropical world. Thanks for coming and for writing the review.

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Our 1st time doing this at Provo.....were picked up at SS and driven to Big Blue at the marina where we were given a little island history by guide Jameson before a little kayak lesson. I will suggest that this afternoon 3+ hour tour is...More

Thank IrishFan-80
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thanks for the honest review. The sea kayaking can be challenging even in the sheltered waters of the nature reserve. The mangrove channels are certainly a highlight with a strong chance of seeing juvenile turtles grazing and chilling. Glad you could join us and hope...More

Reviewed 29 July 2016

Family of four (2 adults, 2 girls ages 15 and 8) signed up for the morning Eco Snorkel. From before we even left the dock, Odessa made our daughters feel very at ease especially given the windy conditions at the beginning. Hit two reefs and...More

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BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thank you for joining us and for the review. Odessa is a great guide and very good with all experience levels. Really appreciate the recommendation.

Reviewed 29 July 2016

We did the morning Snorkel tour, and went to Ft. George and Leeward (?) Reef. Had a good time, and even saw a dolphin. In the afternoon did the Kayak tour to Iguana Island then through the mangroves, and saw a lemon and nurse shark....More

Thank John B
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Thanks for the review and glad you enjoyed your snorkel and kayak tours.

Reviewed 27 July 2016

Had a great morning paddle boarding with Big Blue. Good equipment and great instruction. I would highly recommend.

Thank Dan C
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Thanks. We take it seriously and Provo is a beautiful place to learn a new sport and enjoy a good paddle.

Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The personal touch and degree of professionalism delivered in our trip to iguana island and snorkel tour was incredible! While the trip was only 4 hours, there was never a feeling of being rushed or lacking in education or entertainment. Mark and his captain provided...More

Thank Robert T
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2016

It's wonderful to read your glowing review. Thanks for taking the time to send this in and super happy that Mark and Odessa took such wonderful care of you. Our small group policy makes our eco-tours intimate and flexible whilst allowing the crew to be...More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

My wife and I have been coming to TCI for five years, and this was my fourth time out with Big Blue. I love this dive outfit. We typically private charter for a half day (or a full day if going out to West Caicos...More

Thank GraceBayOrBust
BigBlue U, TEAM BIG BLUE at Big Blue Unlimited, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

It is always a pleasure to see old friends again. We're stoked you enjoyed the diving so much and saw a Manta Ray feeding!! It's great to read your review and your take on our team, service and environmental philosophy. Small groups or private charters...More

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laurafox67
17 March 2017|
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Response from TanyaC17 |
Hello, Thanks for inquiring. We can do a private charter for you on our boat Live & Direct. It would be best to do a full day as the area you are asking about is at West Caicos. The only thing that may be difficult would... More
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4acadia
30 January 2017|
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Response from beachvolleyball | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just saw this. No problem for beginners just go to big blue and they can fill you in on everything. Might want to read up about the safety of jumping in with wild dolphins.
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Judith A
17 April 2016|
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Response from BigBlue U | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your inquiry. We do both half and full day snorkeling excursions. We offer a complimentary shuttle pick up from the Sands for any of our trips that you would book. There is plenty of information on... More
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