Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, Nungwi

3.8
#3 of 16 in Wildlife in Nungwi
Swim and snorkel with few dozen green and Hawksbill turtles at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, a hatchery and rehabilitation center. Raised in a large natural lagoon with several ponds, the turtles are bred and available for viewing. In addition, you can see the offspring of all turtle species found in Zanzibar, including a leatherback turtle, a loggerhead sea turtle, and an olive Ridley turtle, some of which are rescued from the sea or from fishermen's nets. An informative guide will tell you all about the life of these endangered creatures. To visit Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond on your trip to Nungwi, use our Nungwi trip planner.
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  • They prioritize the health of the turtles, and focus a lot on educating the visitors, and answer all questions that visitors have. Other tourist attractions may harm the turtles, but this location is....  more »
  • We visited for the annual Turtle Release Day on 20th February when 100 turtles were released to the ocean. Most were two month old hatchlings, but there were also some older turtles that had been...  more »
  • Here sick and injured turtles are spiced up and released into the wild. it is absolutely worth a visit to find out what they are doing  more »

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