Tortugas en el Muelle de El Nuro, Piura

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Go for an unforgettable swim at Tortugas en el Muelle de El Nuro when you dive with sea turtles. Sea turtles gather at the shore at this location, providing a great opportunity for travelers to see and interact with the animals. If you jump off the pier, you'll find yourself immediately surrounded--but do not touch the creatures. Just leisurely hang out in the water, and they may choose to brush up against you. If you're looking for even more adventure, you can rent a boat to go a bit further out to sea before jumping in. Learn more by asking locals, since the village cares for and protects the animals. Arrange your visit to Tortugas en el Muelle de El Nuro and discover more family-friendly attractions in Piura using our Piura itinerary planner.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Is a humble fish port that offers the opportunity to swim with turtles in open sea. Also you can eat "Ceviche" a very low price since it is next to the port.  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    Spectacular experience of coexistence with turtles marine, a relaxing show always a required point of visit.
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  • August 4, 2017
    We booked this tour for 80 soles with Discovery Tours (Panamericana Nte. 306, M├íncora). They start at 11am every day and lasts 3 hours. They pick you up from the Discovery Office, drive you to the por...  more »

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Areas close to the river contain some of the most established options in the city, with refined hotels occupying colonial-era buildings and offering cozy rooms and various facilities, including swimming pools, spas, and onsite fine-dining restaurants. Basic and budget-friendly, the city's hostels and guesthouses cluster in areas a few streets back from the river.
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