In this place the turtles of different species are showed to educate the people of the surroundings and visitors of how to preserve them. There were magnificent galapagos, careys , whites turtles, several species that sometimes we are not aware that even exist.A good place for a visit.
At first you think maybe this wasn't a good idea (some empty exhibits) but as you wind through the land turtles you start to think this is pretty cool. Walk down to the sea turtles and they steal the show. Then there's tanks where baby sea and land turtles are and you could scoop them up they are so cute.... 更多
Few people will know that the museum is a converted factory that processed turtles for our forefathers' preferred delicacy: turtle soup. As Museums go, this isn't bad, but a bit slap-dash and neglected. Still, it's very interesting seeing the different species, and above all, helping turtles to survive.
We arrived as the center was opening. Make sure you bring small bills because we had trouble getting in. This place is big will lots of baby turtles. We did not have a tour guide so we just wondered around. The place was empty except for one other family. Being a huge fan of sea turtles it was cool to... 更多
A place for turtle preservation activities. A good place to go with kids. Doesn't look like it is finished yet. Mostly all water turtles are present
Excellent and knowledgable tour guide provides impressive insight into Turtle happenings. Wonderful selection of specimens and very inexpensive entrance fee.
I was a little disappointed by this turtle 'sanctuary' in Mazunte. Many of the bigger turtles were in a pool with no rocks or anything resembling their natural habitat in the wild. They tended to just swim back and forth aimlessly so if you want to see turtles exhibiting normal behaviour this is probably not ideal. However, if you just... 更多
This place is a fun, half day visit. You can see the sea turtles they are helping to raise in order to restore the population as well as a variety of land turtles, both those on display and those in the turtle hospital, brought in by neighbors for the biologists to take care of.