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Sea Turtle Temporay Feeding and Caring Station

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Lawi, Jordan, Philippines
+63 906 712 6889
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Picture taking with sea turtle

We were allowed to hold the turtle and take picture while carrying it.I don't know of it's healthy... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2016
elianj
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Philippines
via mobile
This is not a turtle sanctuary!

This is not a turtle sanctuary! Avoid visiting this place, turtles shouldn't be kept in captivity... read more

Reviewed December 1, 2014
Jason Q
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Antipolo
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Feb 4, 2016
“Picture taking with sea turtle”
Nov 30, 2014
“This is not a turtle sanctuary!”
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Lawi, Jordan, Philippines
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+63 906 712 6889
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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

We were allowed to hold the turtle and take picture while carrying it.I don't know of it's healthy for the little creature.Then, we were asked to give some donation (any amount will do).Nothing much to do here.

1  Thank elianj
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Reviewed 1 December 2014

This is not a turtle sanctuary! Avoid visiting this place, turtles shouldn't be kept in captivity. I'm reporting this to PAWB . Hope this turtle gets confiscated, rehabilitated and released back to the sea. DON'T GO HERE, DON'T LEAVE A DONATION! TURTLES ARE HOSTAGES FOR...More

5  Thank Jason Q
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Reviewed 16 November 2014

There was only one turtle in this island. Looks like the poor turtle was there for tourist's donation, to have taken picture with, or worst getting played upon. Boatmen even persuade guests to carry the turtle for picture taking. I thought the island was a...More

1  Thank TravelBug1469
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Reviewed 3 November 2014

I admit I carried the turtle after being egged on by my boat guides. I was too shy to refuse them - I was a lone tourist. I think carrying the turtle stressed her (my guide said the turtle was a female) out. She looked...More

1  Thank Ferdinand L
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

A few steps from Ave Maria Islet is the Turtle Sanctuary. After some photo ops near the adjacent Ave Maria, we transferred to the nearby Turtle Sanctuary. There we met the famous lone accommodating turtle. Our boatman, Mike, fetch the poor turtle in his crate...More

Thank JayM04
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Reviewed 31 July 2014

It's more fun in the Philippines, this is what slogan we had, I visit the Guimaras Island for a tour and sightseeing, it was such a very relaxing Island (Virgin). people are accommodating and helpful thus we visit this place where you will find a...More

Thank Fernz B
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