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Address: Cherating, Malaysia
Phone Number: +609-581-9087
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Small but educational

Very small museum with displays about types of turtles. They have a hatchery when it is turtle laying season (May-August) so you can sometimes see baby turtles coming out of the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Mazran Z
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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68 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very small museum with displays about types of turtles. They have a hatchery when it is turtle laying season (May-August) so you can sometimes see baby turtles coming out of the nests before they are released. Better for school kids as you can be done here in less than an hour. Call and check opening times though, they don't always... More 

Thank Mazran Z
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274 reviews
135 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would call this mini turtle sanctuary. Surprisingly it is so small and you can finish your tour by 3 minute without reading the text the publicity. More improvement need to be done... else will close down soon.

Thank Jcyk
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49 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love the sound of the strong waves, the view the smell of the wind. It simply stunning and soothing.

Thank Emma E
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74 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Located next to Club Med, this place is basically a small information center complete with turtle hatchery place. There's no fee charged to visitor, however you can give donation for the maintenance of the center. The center provides some information on sea creatures especially turtle, and you can watch few turtles and terrapins kept in pond behind. If you're interested... More 

1 Thank Hana-ssi
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41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

the sanctuary is located right beside club med . its small so you can finish it in say 20 min . the turtles are all inside little swimming pools and they look pretty miserable. the place is clean and pretty well kept . quite informative in regard to turtles. rm 50 donation will allow you to release a few baby... More 

1 Thank jameskwl
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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63 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Good education place. Know more about turtles. There are turtles in the pool for you to see. No need payment. Next to Club Med

Thank ChristieYap
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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63 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

A must stop to see turtles and baby turtles up close. Other than that the attraction does not offer anything much. Expect a 10 min stop and nothing more.

Thank Eugeneooihc
Brisbane, Australia
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I wouldn't say this is spectacular place to visit but still worth to visit if one is nearby Cherating. This is especially worth for family with children who never seen real life baby turtles and grown-up turtles. Of course there was a small gallery explaining the types of turtles and other information on turtles. It is easy to get there,... More 

Thank 26andy1969
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

This is a very basic but clean sanctuary. You need no more than 30 minutes to finish your tour of the place. It's free, so don't expect much.

Thank pinkladyonholiday
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

A very nice place for the family to visit, as there's a lot of information about turtle being explained here. There's also a pool with turtle where you can see them close. Staff were friendly too.

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