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Sea Turtle Hatchery

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Villas Iguana, Cayo Largo 27900, Cuba
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A must visit

If you have a chance please visit. This was a great experience and was something that was on our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
byoung031
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Brampton, Canada
Turtles

It's a nice place, you have a lot of turtles, and they explain you where they eggs are found and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bárbara F
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“turtle food” (16 reviews)
“eggs” (19 reviews)
“baby turtles” (15 reviews)
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Villas Iguana, Cayo Largo 27900, Cuba
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"turtle food"
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"eggs"
in 19 reviews
"baby turtles"
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"these guys"
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"small place"
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"big ones"
in 3 reviews
"holding tanks"
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"ask questions"
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"medium size"
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"big turtles"
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"special food"
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"once in a lifetime"
in 2 reviews
"various sizes"
in 2 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 4 reviews
"great place to visit"
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"wash your hands"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have a chance please visit. This was a great experience and was something that was on our bucket list. If visiting please bring them down some turtle food. Your donation will be very much appreciated.

Thank byoung031
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice place, you have a lot of turtles, and they explain you where they eggs are found and they will return the turtles to see.

Thank Bárbara F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place you get to pick up older turtles. Look at my pics. Company there will give you free food to bring to them.

Thank Mike L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went there for a visit. The kids loved it. That part of the excursion. They were able to hold the turtles which they thought was pretty awesome

Thank Tania T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must see while in Cayo Largo. Who doesn't love Sea Turtles! Leonardo was very nice. He even helped with our broke down ATV.

Thank Lax-Mom9
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

I read on a blog post about the project and the idea behind is great, to keep the turtle population alive and there was a ton of them to be honest. Very well taken care of and I think with our contribution we support the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Gentlemen does not speak much English but tries very hard. He obviously cares about the turtles. Good experience.

Thank Isabelle R
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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The two gentleman who run this are trying to keep the turtle population thriving on the island that at one time was called turtle island

1  Thank Laura W
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

I have visited the turtle hatchery 7 times now. I am very impressed with the gentlemen who run this Turtle hatchery. Very devoted and very knowledgeable. Always nice to hold the baby turtles. This year the gentlemen takes me down to the waters edge go...More

1  Thank 133bryan
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Get up and close to the turtles. Nice knowing the CUC's to enter go to help the turtles. Learned a few facts about them.

Thank Chichi15
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ange619
30 December 2017|
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Response from Guitardy | Reviewed this property |
nearly impossible and it dont deserve the trip!
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Jérémie R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, it is open all year round. The only thing is the hatchery attractions depends on the eggs actually hatching on time and being kept there long enough. They do keep some bigger specimens longer than the... More
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