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Turtle Conservation and Education Centre

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Open Now: 08:00 - 17:00
Open today: 08:00 - 17:00
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Sponsored turtle release

I paid to have two turtles released but the opportunity to go with them to the beach no longer... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard M
Southern Highlands
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Genuine conservation

Been to so many places that claim to care about conservation but haven’t, but here they do. You can... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margate, United Kingdom
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  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Behind Bali Dolphins, Serangan, Denpasar 80229, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a good place, but pushed for buying souvenirs at a high price. We were told the swimming pool would be free, but it sure wasn't.

Thank martyandrobyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I paid to have two turtles released but the opportunity to go with them to the beach no longer exists, although this seems temporary. Access to the beach is blocked due to roadwork so you pay but then leave with just a certificate. Best put...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to so many places that claim to care about conservation but haven’t, but here they do. You can tell by the Educational talks they give and their interest in the animals they care for. As many of the reviews mention, there’s no entry fee...More

Thank awt4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was something to tick of the Bali Bucket List... Visiting was interesting and informative. We loved seeing the little turtles but did not release any. A different experience from the Kuta release.

Thank wickedpinni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you enter the gate, the place will be on the left end, behind a giant turtle statue. The staffs don't ask you for entrance free or tip, but you're able to donate. The caretaker said that the donation will be used for the place...More

Thank Happy T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The turtle conservation and education centre is a great place to get up close to these amazing turtles. I had the privilege of holding a turtle born an hour earlier and pop it into it's tank. I also donated 50,000rp ($5au) and released a turtle...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Aminals are kept well. Must visit if you travel to Bali.. They allow you to take pictures holding the animals(including the snake)

Thank Cruiser816884
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative and you can see just how passionate they are about turtle conservation. Really interesting to learn all the challenges the sea turtles face and what they are doing to help. There were a few rescued turtles they were rehabilitating and a number of...More

Thank Jaz P
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

I couldn't attach most of the photos due to size restrictions, but I had the opportunity to hold a fully grown toucan on my arm. My wife held a reticulated python on her shoulder and we all petted and held sea turtles. The hosts on...More

Thank Subhankar D
Reviewed 9 September 2018

It's not a big place, just a smallish centre with a few mature rescue turtles in holding tanks, a hatching area and a few tanks of baby turtles. You don't need to leave a lot of time to look around. There is no entrance fee...More

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1 October 2018|
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Response from SoloOver50Traveler |
The turtles are released depending on when the eggs hatch and therefore there is no set day. When it does happen they will make an announcement on Kuta beach at about 4 or 5 pm which can be heard from a distance. You go to... More
5 July 2018|
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Response from aussiedollar | Reviewed this property |
Anytime have hatchlings all the time Go it’s great
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5 June 2018|
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Response from RogNevT6161 | Reviewed this property |
Too far to walk! Try a day trip or a taxi. Check fare prices first.