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Turtle Conservation and Education Centre

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Behind Bali Dolphins, Serangan, Denpasar 80229, Indonesia
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A must visit for kids

Found out about this by chance and battled to get a taxi driver to get there. Determination and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
RickyB_DBN
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Broadbeach, Australia
Great experience for the kids!

Had our second visit today and was just as good as the first. Our four year old (and the other kids... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SallyLukeandZac
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“baby turtles” (62 reviews)
“free entry” (15 reviews)
“small donation” (13 reviews)
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Behind Bali Dolphins, Serangan, Denpasar 80229, Indonesia
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"baby turtles"
in 62 reviews
"free entry"
in 15 reviews
"small donation"
in 13 reviews
"different species"
in 12 reviews
"donation box"
in 8 reviews
"serangan island"
in 13 reviews
"turtle eggs"
in 16 reviews
"beautiful animals"
in 6 reviews
"tanjung benoa"
in 7 reviews
"short visit"
in 5 reviews
"sick turtles"
in 5 reviews
"love turtles"
in 7 reviews
"large turtles"
in 8 reviews
"adult turtles"
in 8 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 11 reviews
"run by volunteers"
in 5 reviews
"hatching season"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Found out about this by chance and battled to get a taxi driver to get there. Determination and google maps got us there. The sanctuary is doing good work and whilst not a full blown tourist attraction, one gets and opportunity to release a hatchling...More

Thank RickyB_DBN
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had our second visit today and was just as good as the first. Our four year old (and the other kids we were with - aged 7, 5 and 3) all lived it. So great for the kids to learn a bit about endangered turtles...More

Thank SallyLukeandZac
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These guys do an amazing job rescuing the endangered turtles from injury and poachers. The volunteers that work there are clearly passionate about what they do. Don't confuse this place with the nearby place that exploits turtles, they're the real deal. And realeasing the little...More

Thank Mat W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with the intention of educating our kids about the impact humans are having on turtles. The place is very small but they are doing a great job at educating locals in the way to help protect these beautiful creatures. There were 2 bus...More

Thank Shanten
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Price: Entrance = free (donation is appropriate) Adopt a baby turtle and release it to the see + certificate and little necklace = 150K IDK (a must do!) Fotos = free The center is a little bit outlying (about 45 min. from Kuta), but it...More

1  Thank Viktoria R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They do a great job of saving turtles and getting them back to a healthy state. Unfortunately it doesn’t take long to go through the conservatory and staff seem less than interested in you while you are there. There is no entrance fee, but they...More

Thank Cat2100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a small place with a big heart walking in to the sanctuary is free you just give a donation of your choice no pressure! They explain everything about the turtles each one and it’s story how they’re injured and why everyone of them there...More

Thank cupcakes082018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a horrid visit at turtle island - we were taken there by mistake after we had asked to come here - we visited the Turtle Conservation and Education Centre. Standards of care were much much higher here and overall the seem to actually care...More

Thank lisamariewillis
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a very fantastic place, and they take very good care of the turtles. A truly amazing experience to release a baby turtle to the ocean, and it’s really nice to know that your donations go towards buying turtle eggs from locals that would...More

Thank cecilieheiberg
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited in April 2018 and really loved what I saw and the people I met. Seeing the turtles and hearing about their stories was a lot of fun. This place takes eggs from beaches where they might be destroyed by tourists or other animals...More

Thank Angel G
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dibeyendu g
5 June 2018|
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Response from Nadine J | Reviewed this property |
Definitely can't walk there from Seminyak. Best to do this as part of a day tour with a driver.
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Vivien H
5 May 2018|
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