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“Good overall” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Nungwi Natural Aquarium

Nungwi Natural Aquarium
Nungwi Beach, Nungwi, Tanzania
255 778286500
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Ranked #10 of 14 things to do in Nungwi
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Warwickshire
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Good overall”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

Excellent centre - although not sure why there has to be captive snake etc. The only downside, which is not the centre's fault, is the near-naked Italian visitors who have no decency or regard for the fact that this is a Moslem country.

Visited October 2012
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Helsingborg, Sweden
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364 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 344 helpful votes
“Yiu can feed the turtles”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

At the beginning please watch there are 2 aquariums in Nungwi. One just by the beach near lighthouse- Nungwi conservation pond the the second one Baracka Aquarium. Go to the first one and avoid the other. You will get your own guide including the price. You will have a possibility to learn a lot about the see turtles and aven feed them. It is interesting that they try over there to save those amazing animals.

Visited September 2012
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Turtles Power”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

The turtles were great - we got up close and personal with them and got to feed them a bucket of seaweed. Lovely guy working there and answered all our questions!

Visited September 2012
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Medford, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Get up close and personal with Turtles”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

This is a hidden gem. For $7 USD, you can pet and feed the turtles for as long as you like. The employees are very nice and freely share what they know.

Visited September 2012
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Athens, Greece
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“A nice ay to spend a couple of hours”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Check out the aquarium of Nungwi, there are not many animals but is is a nice way to spend your morning, see and feed the protected sea turtles, pythons, lizards and other animals.

Visited August 2012
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