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Sea turtles galore

It was awesome to see so many sea turtles, and they all were so active. This is a must stop for... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
sasiki1
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Pool with some turtles

Interesting if you haven't had chance to see many turtles. We have been fortunate enough to see... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
MartynC_HK
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Hong Kong, China
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6 Sep 2018
“Close look at turtles ”
19 May 2018
“Turtle Recovery Pools”
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424 Ishikawa | Ocean Expo Park, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun 905-0206, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Quite a few Turtles on a display in few basins. Not much is happening out there. It’s good to see these beloved animals at close distance, but I’m pretty sure they would prefer to be somewhere else (meaning open sea).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed 19 May 2018

There are several Turtles in various stages of recovery from Marine Incidents, particularly Boating traffic. There are some larger turtles in a large pool with a nesting area, there was mating activity whilst I was viewing. This exhibit is on the lower promenade as you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Nakagawa1971
Reviewed 23 April 2018

These turtles are not in captive ; they are receiving the help they needed then they will be release to the wild; i was informed. It was nice to see how they were given the care they needed. if you are lucky, you get to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank WithKidsInMind
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Although it is interesting to see sea turtles, this is a breeding facility without any known educational purpose discussed on any signs. I'm all for breeding at risk species or researching to advance the health and well being but none of this was on the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LGH_Texas
Reviewed 6 December 2017

It was awesome to see so many sea turtles, and they all were so active. This is a must stop for lovers of sea turtles, and the all looked pretty well taken cared of.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank sasiki1
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I liked looking at the turtles but it is very small. I thought this, the aquarium, the ocean expo, the dream center, and the Okichan Theater was all one park. If you look at it that way then it was a great place to visit.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank PearlKerby
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Interesting if you haven't had chance to see many turtles. We have been fortunate enough to see wild turtles a few times and we also had a trip to a turtle island to see egg laying and nest hatching. I also keep a couple of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank MartynC_HK
Reviewed 3 April 2017

So many amazing turtles. Nice tank outside gives you a view of the ocean while enjoying the peaceful swimming of the turtles.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Donna W
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

There's not much education for adults, on turtles. Actually, there's not much to see, just turtles in several "tanks". I think this is most appropriate for kids because they'll simply be amused by watching the turtles.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Elyse B
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

This is located within the Ocean Expo Park and one doesn't need to pay to go in. There are quite a number of turtles in the tank which makes it a bit crowded...

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank JustLoveToFly
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