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Sea Turtle Protection Association

#2 of 30 things to do in Bentota Features Animals
Galle Rd, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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Great place to see the turtles and support the project!

❀️🐒 🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒❀️ The Turtle Farms and Hatcheries in Sri Lanka are non-profitable... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Turtle hatchery

Was interesting as well as informative to know the way take of the turtles .. different varieties... read more

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Galle Rd, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

❀️🐒 🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒🐒❀️ The Turtle Farms and Hatcheries in Sri Lanka are non-profitable organizations which are maintained for the survival of Sea Turtles for the next generation. In the farm we visited today there are four people working together and we were happy to be there...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was interesting as well as informative to know the way take of the turtles .. different varieties of turtle .. got the opportunity to witness and listen to one of he students doing his masters in marine science .. that was very informative . They...More

Thank induchoodan78
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am hoping Intentions are good here but not much to see here 20 - 30 mins and you are done, I was not impressed by the duel pricing which makes me wonder if this is about conservation not just a tourist attraction - I...More

1  Thank maninasuitcase1905
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much to see & learn from the turtle museum. Souvenirs are way too expensive , however place is small, clean & well maintained. People there have the right knowledge about the turtles. They are well taken care of. A different kind of...More

Thank SWLN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The work they do is amazing and they ensure that you get the knowledge and history in what they do. I loved that I got to touch a day old baby turtle and see how they look after the sick turtles. I would recommend anyone...More

Thank Mamabook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative allows good interaction with turtles. Children loved it. I would recommend it to families

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clearly there are good intentions around the work being done here but needs more funds to update this project for the turtles

Thank wats0n2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You know I am not 100% that this is the best or right way to help Turtles. But I am 100% sure that it is well worth a visit. They clearly love the turtles and clearly are passionate about making a difference. Turtles need help...More

Thank Adrian W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Releasing the turtles and thinking about the fact that statistically 2 or 3 would come back to lay there eggs in after we have left the earth is an experience that makes a unique connection to these ocean creatures. If the organisers are genuine they...More

Thank limelight107
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Must go and check this one out, you will see turtle eggs being protected, small tiny baby turtles and some really big ones!!

Thank Aastha2015
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