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Chennai Turtle Walk

Address: 8/25, 2nd Street, DP Nagar, Kotturpuram, Chennai (Madras), India
Phone Number: +91-9789864166
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Join independent conservation and wildlife enthusiast groups such as the Students’ Sea Turtle...
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Outdoors
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Join independent conservation and wildlife enthusiast groups such as the Students’ Sea Turtle Conservation Network for midnight walks from Neelangarai to Besant Nagar beach to aid the endangered Olive Ridley sea turtle by relocating eggs for safe release to the sea.

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delhi
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117 reviews 117 reviews
42 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

in chennai , you can deinitely visit the turtle walk and see many in tanks and some lil ones walking a delight to children as many see fishes etc.this will be differant.

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Kirkland, Washington, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

If you are on the road to visit attractions in Tamil Nadu, there are a number of Kumbakonam Degree Coffee huts on the way. This place serves piping hot coffee in clean polished brass cups and saucers for a price far below the cost you pay anywhere in the area. They make very good coffee (not like the add ons... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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111 attraction reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Turtle walk is a terrific experience where in you can live a night with turtles, sea crabs, some like-minded conservationists, volunteers, fisher folks, beach sand, moon and water etc. The walk starts around 11 Pm at the Neelangarai beach on Friday and Saturday nights with an orientation about olive ridley turtles and the need for their conservation (during the breeding... More 

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Pune, India
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

We should support and save turtle . I had a wonderful experience with this small turtle . You have a chance to walk with these small turtle so don't miss it . Being a photographer and nature lover i never forget this event . If you want some peace in upcoming weekend , then you should go therer .

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