We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Little Water Cay

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Providenciales
Website
Description:

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.

read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 193 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 122
    Excellent
  • 50
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
The Visual Shapshot of all vacation commercials!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
denvernoles
,
Denver, Colorado
Add Photo Write a Review

193 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 189: English reviews
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

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 

Helpful?
Thank denvernoles
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Helpful?
Thank Janinet74
Level Contributor
73 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Helpful?
Thank Miranda R
Los Angeles
Level Contributor
40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 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.

Helpful?
1 Thank vacationgirl07
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

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

Helpful?
1 Thank madeleine d
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 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.

Helpful?
5 Thank Carina M
Level Contributor
17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Great spot to visit as part of our Caicos Dream Tours 1/2 day snorkel cruise. We saw 1 iguana and visited the spectacular Half Moon Bay.

Helpful?
1 Thank Kevin B
Spring, Texas
Level Contributor
284 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a very nice attraction to see and the Iguana's just stand really still to see you. You can only get here by boat and there are different tours to do and not very expensive.

Helpful?
1 Thank Cece V
Montreal
Level Contributor
61 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We took a boat out to the island and were met by our guide, Elliott. He gave us a brief overview and showed us the islands most famous resident, Rocky the oldest known iguana on the island. A five minute guided-tour of the exhibit followed before we were given directions to get to the North beach. Our walk along the... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Simon2dogs
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

After figuring out that one of the easiest ways to get to the island was booking through Caribbean cruising, we were off on a five minute boat ride to the island. We gave ourselves 1.5 hrs on the island. We could have done 2hrs because we went swimming on the wonderful secluded beach. The guide was nice and provided a... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Laura S

Travellers who viewed Little Water Cay also viewed

Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
 
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
Providenciales, Turks and Caicos
 

Been to Little Water Cay? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Little Water Cay and other visitors
7 questions
Ask a question
Naperville, IL
23 days ago

See all questions (7)

Questions? Get answers from Little Water Cay staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?