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england
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reviews: 92
turtles

hi there

can anyone tell me where you can go to see the turtles nesting please? We are going to GBP in just over a weeks time (cant wait!) and I would really love to see this.

many thanks!

Iowa City, Iowa
posts: 9,020
reviews: 27
1. Re: turtles

Chances of seeing them nest have dwindled pretty much now, their season is really May-September. The CEA does regular turtle walks:

http://www.ceakumal.org/1029.html

but they're done with them now, I believe.

Toronto, Canada
posts: 12,777
2. Re: turtles

The nesting season is almost over, the beaches are littered with roped off area with turtle nesting areas. to find them comming out of the water is a hit or miss activity. Has to be a full moon to see anything on the darkened beaches. you can snorkel in akumal and see the full size adult turtles.

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