Sea Turtle Protection Association, Bentota

3.6
#1 of 28 in Wildlife in Bentota
Meet some of the temporary residents at Sea Turtle Protection Association, an important conservation project located in a scenic coastal spot. Learn about the challenges facing the various species of sea turtle on the island, and the efforts of conservation projects such as this to replenish populations and raise awareness. See the sand areas where the turtles hatch and stay in the dark during their first weeks, and observe their movements and behaviors in one of the vast tanks that they reside in until it's time for their reintroduction to the wild. Plan to see Sea Turtle Protection Association and other attractions that appeal to you using our Bentota trip maker app .
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  • This is well worth a visit if you are in the area. The eggs are collected by local fishermen and bought by the turtle hatchery. Once they hatch they are then released into the ocean at night the next ...  more »
  • Tickets 500 rupees a piece, the explanation is good, although not standard, but can say a little Chinese turtle is poor, are some blind, broken leg, albino. Donated money. The children had a good time.
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