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Island Trams Limited

42 Front Street | White Sands Beach, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
+1 649-432-8726
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Grand Turk Historical Sightseeing Tour by Tram
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Discover the history,culture and natural wonders of this authentic Caribbean port. At Island Trams our local guides will give you the knowledge, attention and personal service you'll come to expect and enjoy. our comfortable trams and Trolleys glide past centuries old buildings, homes, inns, cannons, windmills and salt ponds. Discover exquisite bird life, wild horses and donkeys. Do some local shopping or find a secluded beach to call your own.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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42 Front Street | White Sands Beach, TKCA 1ZZ, Grand Turk
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour was the best of our cruise. Our tour guide Tracey, was wonderful. Tracey made the tour so much fun. He was a wealth of knowledge wrapped in a hilarious package. My family and I learned so much about Turks and Caicos that I...More

Thank Robin B
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review! We are glad that you enjoyed your tour with Tracey. Grand Turk is a small island, packed with historical, natural and cultural wonders. Tracey, as with all of our guides, strive to give you the local knowledge and personal attention...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall, I enjoyed this trip, but it had a few issue, and it could been so easily improved. Firstly, the meeting point was not as directed. It was not 'along the beach', it was very close to the pier where you leave the ship. If...More

Thank David J
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed our tour, yet sad that we did not completely satisfy all of your expectations. We do offer several different tours including a bird watching tour and an all day pass, which provides the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour gives you a great perspective of the island which is not very large. We had an a/c bus with a great tour guide Tracey. Traveled most of the island, good perspective on the island history, stopped at the lighthouse and conversed with the...More

Thank Bob B
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! We are glad that you enjoyed our tour, hope that donkeys were polite during your conversation with them! As you found out, we are more than half the price charged by the cruise lines and twice the fun. Hope to see...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

We've been to Grand Turk once before, but basically just stayed in the cruise ship area and spent time at the beach. This time, we wanted to see some of the island and maybe how the locals live. This tour was great for that. We...More

Thank sopapilla4
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your great review. We are glad that you enjoyed our tour, even happier that you chose to explore beyond the port. Although Grand Turk is a small island, it is packed with historical, cultural and natural wonders. They say it is not necessarily...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We were a group of 10 arriving on the Carnival Splendor. After a short walk down the dock there was Doug on the beach waving his sign so we can meet up to get our bracelets for the tour. I had made arrangements through email...More

Thank DON S
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thanks for your great review! We are glad that you all enjoyed our tour. As you all found, our trams and trolleys are capable of transporting large groups of people around our island home of Grand Turk. Hope to see you all again on your...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017

The tram driver Rzy was excellent! Very informative, friendly and a good driver! Would definitely do this tour again!

Thank kgoinpostal
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your great review! We are glad that you enjoyed our tour, look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Grand Turk.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Excellent two hour trip around the island. You'll see local attractions, downtown Cockburn, and the lighhouse. Our guide and bus driver, Tracey, was knowledgeable, funny and we even picked up a term from him we've been saying ever since: "Small Tings". If you're on a...More

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Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for you great review! We are glad that your tour with Tracey. As an independent tour operator we strive to maintain a high standard, while keeping our tours affordable. Small tings make a big difference!

Reviewed 9 April 2017

We were on a cruise on Holland America, and had cancelled our excursion to kayak, as it was very windy. We saw the owner of the tram company on the beach, and decided that we would take the tour. It was $4 cheaper than booking...More

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Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thank you for your great review! We are glad that you enjoyed our tour. BTW we do accept credit cards on our website, will soon have capability to do so on site as well. Hope to see you again on your next visit to Grand...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Visited Grand Turk last week as a port on our Eurodam cruise. Saw a vendor on the beach offering the tour for $25 each and decided to take a chance. It was a great decision. Our driver was Raymond, who was raised on Grand Turk,...More

1  Thank Ronald M
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your great review! Who says you have to pay more for a great tour! As a fully licensed, insured independent tour operator, we have proudly offered our tours for 6 years now, always with a personal touch. Hope to see you again on...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

My wife and I were traveling on the Carnival Conquest and did not book a shore excursion at Grand Turk. When we left the ship, my wife did some shopping at the end of the pier and then we walked over to the beach where...More

1  Thank Ron R
Doug F, Owner at Island Trams Limited, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Thanks for your great review! By now, cruise ship passengers should realize the cruise lines choose the lowest bid from local tour operators, squeeze them a bit more, then hyper-inflate the cost, to their benefit. We have chosen to remain independent, pass along the savings...More

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Carole L
Doug-How do I book for 7 adults and 1 child? We want to do the family 4 pack rate but I don't see how to book for a child.
27 April 2017|
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Response from Doug F | Property representative |
Hey guys, thanks for your interest in Island Trams. Simply book family 4-Pack for adults, kids over 12 years old. Kids 12 to 6 years old, are only $10.00 each, 5 years and under are FREE! We can sort out additional kids when... More
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Carole L
Is it the same price for children as adults?
26 April 2017|
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Response from Doug F | Property representative |
Children 12 to 6 years old are only $10.00. Children 5 and younger are FREE.
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Carole L
Can you book this tour once you get to Grand Turk? If so, where do we go to book it? There will be a group of 8 and we haven't decided what we wanted to do yet.
25 April 2017|
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Response from Doug F | Property representative |
Hello,thank you for your interest in Island Trams. As long as there is space available, you may purchase tickets when you arrive. Our guides are located at several locations on the beach, but the closest one is next to the... More
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