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Centro de Crianza Arnaldo Tupiza

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Puerto Villamil, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My first sighting of the giant Galápagos toirtoises and it was amazing. They're doing a fantastic job of breeding the tortoises and reintroducing them into their natural habitat. You can see tortoises from tiny young ones right up to the huge ones that are over...More

Thank Katrina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by the Tortoise Centre on our way back from biking to the Wall of Tears, and again with our Naturalist Cruise a few days later. It was great to see tortoises of different species. The indoor exhibits clearly explain the perils for the...More

Thank jetsonsyvr
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was tucked away just a bit. It was interesting to see the turtles of different ages. Glad to know there is a place trying to ensure they prosper. It wasn't big, and didn't take very long to see. Gift shop said they only took...More

Thank cup-of-jo
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

It is really fun to see the tortoises at different ages, especially the little ones. There is a quite good museum where you can learn more about the tortoises. And they are open for volunteers if you are staying for a longer period on the...More

Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The center itself is worth visiting but is not eye-opener it is dedicated to protect giant turtles and it gives you a chance to sea this amazing creatures and learn about their protection in a little bit zoo style. But the walk that leads to...More

Thank Artur K
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Nothing special and after seeing a lot of turtles in the nature, think was a wast of time..would not recommend it.

Thank DaniK74
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We absolutely loved the walk to the Centro de Crianza. The wooden plank walkway is not to be missed! An unexpected highlight of our time in Isabela. A birdwatcher's paradise! We saw many flamingos in the many different lagoons, as well as other unique birds...More

Thank Amarantah
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Quaint research station with a great deal of information from optional tour guides. Very interesting and meaningful information. Great flamingos nearby.

Thank jabnolla
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Amazing place to see the big tortoises in their naturally environment. Must see for any visitor to galaposgas.

Thank Raxit7
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Slightly out of the way, but great to walk around, and watch the tortoises. Better to go on a day when they are feeding, as they are much more active. Gorgeous seeing them at all the different ages!

Thank Rosie E
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