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Sea Turtle Release in Puerto Escondido provided by Eco Adventures Puerto Escondido

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Sea Turtle Release in Puerto Escondido

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Help baby sea turtles reach the sea for the first time on a visit to a sea turtle sanctuary outside of Puerto Escondido. The evening trip includes round-trip transportation so you can reach the remote beach without the hassle of renting a car. Once there, learn about the life cycle of the sea turtles and efforts of the conservation camp from your guide.
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    Puerto Escondido
    Stop: 70 minutes -
    Our guides will take you to one of the beautiful beaches in the surrounding area of Puerto Escondido! You will learn about all of the species that we have here, plus release your own baby sea turtle!
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  • Release sea turtles into the ocean at a conservation camp
  • Enjoy sunset views from the remote beach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off make the tour hassle free
  • The relaxing evening tour is easy to fit in after a day of activities
Important Information
1h 30m
  • National Park fees
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • It is recommended that you bring your camera
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mario Valenzuela wrote a review Sep 6
4 contributions
What a beautiful experience with Jaziel and Efrain. They were very impressive on the attention the detail, making sure we were safe and taken care of. This was the best feeling with the baby turtles. Please book!
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aprilg222017 wrote a review Aug 2020
Washington DC, District of Columbia12 contributions
My boyfriend and I really loved doing this. We were one of the first tours since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, so we were the only people. It was nice to have everything to ourselves. Our guides were really friendly, and spoke English. We appreciated that they wore masks,
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Date of experience: August 2020
Ode to A wrote a review Mar 2020
75 contributions2 helpful votes
It was an amazing surprise from my gf for me to experience something so amazing. You pay and get a turtle for each in a coconut shell. You take the turtle to the rope line and let it go there. It’s your responsibility to make sure the little turtles get to the water safely
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Date of experience: January 2020
liz169 wrote a review Mar 2020
Edmonton, Canada170 contributions54 helpful votes
The guide spoke good English so was able to answer all of our questions. We were there to experience to whole release - which included watching them dig the young turtles from underground, where they had just hatched. they were then allowed to rest and start "waking up" before
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Date of experience: February 2020
Caroline M wrote a review Feb 2020
4 contributions1 helpful vote
We booked this excursion for our first night in puerto escondido, and we were so glad we did! It was great to learn about Viv Mar and their conservation efforts with the turtles and to see the work they are doing. We learned about the turtles, and had a change to release babies
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from jaciel m, Propietario at Sea Turtle Release in Puerto Escondido
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Hey caroline we are glad and very happy that you enjoy seeing baby sea turtles for your first night, you know you got to learn from new expiriences to be able to keep in your memory.
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About the operator

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By: Eco Adventures Puerto Escondido
Nonstop Adventure!
Through Eco Adventures, it was non-stop adventure, whether we were releasing sea turtles, kayaking/SUP'n in the lag
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Marisa M
Morning SUP tour
We booked a private group morning Stand Up Paddle tour and it was so much fun! We were picked up on time first thin
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Excellent Birding Tour at Manialtepec Lagoon: 50+ species spotted
We thoroughly enjoyed our morning birding tour at Manialtepec. Our guide and driver, Efraim, picked us up at our ho
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The most amazing experience with a wonderful captain!
We have done the dolphin watching about 3 times in Puerto Escondido with Captain Chon (you can contact him on Whats
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Excellent !
We took three tours with this agency. First we went to Chacahua with Efraín. The lagoon is wonderful, we saw lots o
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Unreal experience!
A group of 8 of us went out with Robert in Puerto Escondido and it was the most amazing experience. We saw I’d say
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2000 + spinner dolphins...
Well frankly this trip was utterly unbelievable....we left at 7am with the lovely Shaun and his boat the Milagros f
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Not at all what we expexted-very odd
Pickup was 6:45. Drove for an hour and 15 to collect everyone else. We weren't even sure we were headed to the righ
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Lots of playful doplins!
We left the shore at sunrise with a group of 8 people on our boat. The boat had some shade, but sunscreen and a hat
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One of the hightlights of our trip!
We enjoyed our first tour with Kiko (baby sea turtle release) so much that we booked the bioluminescence tour the s
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Outstanding experience
An amazing experience. January is not a peak month for the effect apparently, but it was impressive and exactly wha
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Amazing experience
Efrain picked me up at my hotel in playa carazilillo. I did the turtle release as well so I was the first on. We th
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Santa Maria de Juquila
A bucket list trip for some of us. Headed to Rio Grande then up to the mountains. Gorgeous views, cool temperatur
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Perfect Day
Could not have imagined a more pleasant trip in a stunning environment. Warm and welcoming hosts that were generous
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It was really nice.
Took the tour to the thermal springs on horseback. The guide picked us up (me and my girlfriend) at the hotel at 8
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  • Duration: 1h 30m
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
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