Cherating Turtle Sanctuary, Cherating

2.7
#4 of 12 in Parks in Kuantan District
Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
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To get your share of the adorable during your trip, visit Cherating Turtle Sanctuary. Baby turles inhabit little pools in this sanctuary until they are old enough to be released into the wild. Entry is free and the center provides information on the local turtles and conservation efforts. Adult green turtles also make their home here, and if you wish, you can pay a fee for a chance to release ten baby turtles into the sea. Work out when and for how long to visit Cherating Turtle Sanctuary and other Cherating attractions using our handy Cherating tour itinerary maker app.
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3.7
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  • Free to enter and a fairly detailed set of display boards, but it is not really a sanctuary. We spent more time there picking up ten bags of litter outside the place. The staff were grateful for us....  more
    Free to enter and a fairly detailed set of display boards, but it is not really a sanctuary. We spent more time there picking up ten bags of litter outside the place. The staff were grateful for us....  more »
  • Extremely disappointed. Should have checked the review before going. There is no releasing turtles into the ocean experience, no touching of turtles or anything like that. Just three... 
    Extremely disappointed. Should have checked the review before going. There is no releasing turtles into the ocean experience, no touching of turtles or anything like that. Just three...  more »
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  • Very educational. They got real turtle inside. Had fun time with my daughter
  • Turtle sanctuary was closed but nothing was updated in Google till yesterday.Also no-one was answering phone, an automated message giving details that it is closed could have helped us save our time and money..

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