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Sea Turtle Camp

Calle Ignacio L. Vallarta # 243, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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turtle release

really enjoyed this adventure.released turtles at sunset,quite a site.the staff also educated you... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Dana H
,
Jacksonville, Illinois
Really enjoyable

We went to see the release of the baby turtles it was very interesting and good to see the turtles... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2018
Dave O
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Calle Ignacio L. Vallarta # 243, Puerto Vallarta 48380, Mexico
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

really enjoyed this adventure.released turtles at sunset,quite a site.the staff also educated you about sea turtles and how long they had been laying in that location.bring a tip for the staff they work on a shoe string.just north of they marina motels,kind of isolated but...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

We went to see the release of the baby turtles it was very interesting and good to see the turtles making their way to the sea. You only have to pay 25 peso for tax reasons but the do like a bit extra and it...More

1  Thank Dave O
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

With a 4 and 8 year old, we guessed right that this would be an impactful experience. Our guide Michael was very nice and took us to a mangrove swamp first to show us the unique habitiat within the urban confines of PV. The real...More

3  Thank J_Dyson
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

What a special experience that our family will cherish forever. Jose was an amazing instructor who has great passion for his turtles. The ride is a little difficult to find, make sure you print out the map they provide on FB and be prepared to...More

3  Thank Lynz D
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Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We found this place through Facebook. My kids said it was the highlight of our trip. The people that run this camp are very informative and speak English very well. It is definitely something we will do again. Bring money as they have souvenirs to...More

2  Thank Cheryl V
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

We released baby ridley turtles with Campamento Tortuguero, Boca de Tomates. So I'm not sure if this is the same group listed above. We were at a camp behind the airport on the beach. It was a walk down the beach to find the camp...More

1  Thank Kathy D
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Trip Advisor asks for locations, however, sometimes there is no a precise address and no way to make an event known. . During the Turtle Release Season there are releases on a nightly basis.We stayed at the Icon Vallarta and there was a release almost...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

My daughter and grand daughter and myself enjoyed an evening we will never forget! We along with a small group found so many little ones to save and experienced the thrill of helping them find the ocean safely. Tour guide spoke great English; answered everyone...More

Thank 141contact
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice to look at live turtles and let them into the ocean. Not too much information about turtles themselves but nice walk through the night

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had the misfortune of going to the Turtle Release under Mr Hermilo at campamento tortuguero Puerto Vallarta. Unfortunately, he poses as a protector of Turtles, but he actually tired them so much by showing them to the tourists for so long, that when it...More

6  Thank worldtraveler73_7
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Cathy H
7 March 2018|
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Response from Dave O | Reviewed this property |
the hotel we were staying at checked up daily with the turtle release by phone to see if they had any turtles to release. we stayed at the riu vallarta but I expect any hotel can phone up and check.
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