Sea Turtle Hatchery, Cayo Largo

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#3 of 77 in Wildlife in Cuba
Visit Sea Turtle Hatchery, whose aim is to protect the endangered species of turtles that call Cuba home. The hatchery collects eggs from vulnerable beaches, raises the baby turtles to a specific point of development, and then releases them safely back into the sea. You can participate in this occasion alongside the experts. Learn about the work undertaken here, or touch some of the turtles swimming in the pools. You can also book a guided nighttime turtle-watching excursion. Arrange your visit to Sea Turtle Hatchery and discover more family-friendly attractions in Cayo Largo using our Cayo Largo day trip planner.
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  • This was our second time visiting the hatchery. The first time we were able to release some of the turtles back into the sea. This time, we saw rare albino turtles and had the opportunity to feed...  more »
  • amazing place. they do a lot of good for the turtles. please leave a tip! it was fun to see all the stages of growth!!! staff was knowledgeable and helpful.  more »
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