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Puerto Escondido: Turtle Release Experience

Activity provider: PARAISO HUATULCO

Puerto Escondido: Turtle Release Experience

Activity provider: PARAISO HUATULCO

From US$ 26.61 per person

Make the most of your time in Puerto Escondido and enjoy the beautiful experience of helping baby sea turtles get to the ocean.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pickup is from the lobby of your hotel in Puerto Escondido. Please be ready and waiting 10 minutes before your scheduled pickup time.

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the different species of sea turtles from a local nature conservation group
  • Take part in the effort to protect this endangered species
  • Help the baby sea turtles get to the ocean from their nest on the beach
  • Soak up views of an epic sunset from the beach
Full description
The experience begins with pickup from your hotel in Puerto Escondido and heads to a preserved beach. Join a local nature conservation group and learn about the different species of sea turtles and the measures being taken to help protect them since they became an endangered species. Learn about the lives of the sea turtles, then help them reach the ocean from their nest on the beach. There’s plenty of time to take photos of this magical experience, and soak up views of the sunset. By the end of the evening, you’ll have learned more about this endangered species, taken part in the effort to protect them, and made unforgettable memories.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Puerto Escondido
  • Driver/instructor
  • Baby turtle to release
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent

Know before you go

  • The use of sunscreen, suntan lotion, or insect repellent is strictly forbidden at the turtle release
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4 /5

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December 30, 2022

Such a beautiful moment to see the turtles reach the ocean for the first time

December 29, 2022

Really disappointed. A real tourist trap. A shame!!

October 17, 2022

Product ID: 387806