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Pawikan Conservation Center

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Nagbalayong, Morong, Luzon, Philippines
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Pawikan No More!

We travelled from Manila to Morong, Bataan because we heard of this pawikan conservation center and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dpalisoc
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Cainta, Philippines
Relaxing, Educational, and Fun

Pawikan Conservation Center is far more than just a beach resort - it is a safe haven for those who... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
Robert Joshua B
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Taguig, Rizal, Philippines
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“baby turtles” (9 reviews)
“eggs” (12 reviews)
“life cycle” (7 reviews)
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Nagbalayong, Morong, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We travelled from Manila to Morong, Bataan because we heard of this pawikan conservation center and the kids would be delighted to see the turtles. When we got there, they ask for entrance fee of Ph20 per head, little ones are free. You will only...More

1  Thank dpalisoc
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Pawikan Conservation Center is far more than just a beach resort - it is a safe haven for those who want to get away from the crowded beaches of major tourist hot spots. The waters are marvelously clear and clean, and you can even see...More

1  Thank Robert Joshua B
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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Pro tip: bring cash. The town center does not have an atm machine. Costs here are low, you dont have to bring tons of cash. Another pro tip: in case of emergency, MORONG STORE in the town center has a counter where the cahier will...More

Thank Patrick S
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Well we didnt see much during our visit because the hatching cycle has passed and we saw only one turtle and a few eggs :) But it gave our children an opportunity to know more about them

Thank Dennison Z
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

This is way off the beaten path, but this place is AMAZING. I highly highly highly recommend you find your way here. They are doing great work, and we got to experience a live release!

1  Thank jmlcamacho
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

We spent a day and a half at the Pawikan Conservation Center and had an amazing experience releasing one hundred baby turtles into the ocean. Sadly, statistics show that only 1% of these hatchlings survive and grow into mature turtles. More effort and funding are...More

1  Thank Gr8Gem8
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We visit the center for our first eco volunteering activity, its 2.5 hours travel from Manila to the area. There is briefing and storytelling by Ka Manolo the president of local volunteers. Our first activity is to release hatched pawikan to the seashore, Coastal clean-UP...More

1  Thank Jeric147
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

I gave this place a 2 star rating based on the condition of the place, its poor and they need budget-but I commend them for what they do and how they treat visitors- I would give them a 5 on that. The facility is run...More

1  Thank miburrito
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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We stayed overnight at Montemar Beach Club. On our way back home (Manila), we decided to drop by the Pawikan Conservation. It was around 130 pm when we got to the conservation. No hatched pawikan was on site. The weather was very humid, and since...More

1  Thank Archie Y
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Had coastal clean up here. It is a school acitivty and we spent a night here. Beautiful place to bring your family friends.

Thank Jona R
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Louise M
21 October 2017|
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Response from Jeric147 | Reviewed this property |
hatching season is from month of September up to February.
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adrieaclan
13 June 2017|
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Thank you. We've viisited the place twice already.
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