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Sea Turtle Farm and Hatchery - Habaraduwa

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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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We are a team of volunteers taking all possible efforts to save the sea turtles for the next generation with the support of well-wishers around the globe. The "Sea Turtle Hatchery" is situated in Habaraduwa (southern part of Sri Lanka - Galle...more
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Silver Green, Matara Road | Between posts 128km and 129km, Habaraduwa 80630, Sri Lanka
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Small hatchery where eggs are rescued from the beach and released when they have hatched and grown for a few days, giving them the best chance of surviving and reaching the sea. Also area where injured turtles and kept until they are well enough to be released. Interesting
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Small turtle hatchery and sanctuary but you can get up close and personal to view new born and turtles that have been injured and being cared for. They have a hatchery in the sand (fenced off) where eggs are collected and new borns hatched and released back the wild. Run by a
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Awesome place. Must see if you are a animal lover. And it is great to watch when it's feeding time. Baby turtle are very cute and it's has an opportunity to release them to the sea.
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We were taken by our taxi driver on the way to Tangalle and it hadn't been on our itinerary. Very disappointing experience as 1000 rupees each is a lot to pay to see a few injured turtles and few others in very small tanks. There was also a patch of sand that turtle eggs were
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I can never make my mind up about these places whether they are doing any good. This one appeared to be looking after turtles that have been injured or disabled. There was a lot of information and you can touch some of the turtles. For LKR 1,000 you have a free guided tour
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