Sea Turtle Conservancy, Tortuguero

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At Sea Turtle Conservancy you'll get an in-depth look at Tortuguero turtles and the challenges they face with extinction. As you tour the site, visit the small building to see a video presentation of the history of the conservatory and a display of information explaining the different nesting areas and how they are monitored. Take a guided tour and explore the different nesting spots, with a chance to see hundreds of turtle eggs. To visit Sea Turtle Conservancy on your trip to Tortuguero, use our Tortuguero trip itinerary builder site .
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  • We visited the Sea turtle Conservancy before heading out on a night hike looking for turtles. Dark and exciting.  more »
  • We visited here with friends as part of our walk to Tortuguero village. We watched a video on the work that is being done to conserve the turtles who use the adjacent beach as a breeding ground. The w...  more »
  • Our guide was wonderfully engaging and our group adopted our own turtle. Great experience that I would recommend.  more »
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  • Good research center
  • Amazing and educational! A.must see!
  • The history of the site and its creator is Achille Car has respect but his tourist operation leaves to be desired
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