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Tortugranja (Turtle Farm)

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Carretera Sac Bajo Km 5 | Fraccionamiento Mar Turquesa, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
+52 998 888 0705
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Lifeless turtles

We went because a couple of people in our group wanted to see the turtles. The drive on our golf... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Brijohns
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Turtles are so beautiful

I accidentally went here and didn't get the history. This is a disadvantage because I can't be sure... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
209CookieMomster
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Riverbank, California
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
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“eggs” (134 reviews)
“sea creatures” (123 reviews)
“different sizes” (48 reviews)
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Carretera Sac Bajo Km 5 | Fraccionamiento Mar Turquesa, Isla Mujeres 77400, Mexico
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+52 998 888 0705

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went because a couple of people in our group wanted to see the turtles. The drive on our golf carts from our resort to the turtle farm was much more exciting then the actual turtle farm. They sell turtle food at the the ticket...More

Thank Brijohns
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I accidentally went here and didn't get the history. This is a disadvantage because I can't be sure why the turtles were penned. My instinct said they were helping, so I visited. Turtles seem well taken care of. Employee seems genuinely happy to share a...More

Thank 209CookieMomster
Reviewed 6 days ago

this is not a big turtle farm but is very interesting seeing the turtles in there different sizes and in the tanks then the out door area were they are moved to in readiness to send them back to the ocean well worth visiting

Thank 56jaci
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you will see different kinds of turtles in tanks, there are different types and ages so it's cool to see. Unfortunately the place does need a lot of maintenance, overall is not so nice but has huge potential. There is a grocery shop if...More

Thank daesquiv
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a worthwhile stop while we were passing by. It was inexpensive. We spent about half an hour there admiring the turtles.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gotten busy over the years and a little more touristy. Low cost good cause and takes only an hour to see

Thank Cwaff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Turtles kept in small tanks. Pretty sad to be honest. only cost 30 MXN which was all it was really even worth. I hope they eventually release those turtles back into the wild

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at the turtle farm while exploring the island in our rented golf cart. It was an interesting and inexpensive ($3 per person) diversion. The attraction is relatively small but has quite a few displays of many different aquatic animals. We especially enjoyed the...More

1  Thank frugaltravelerDenver
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This sanctuary raises and releases turtles into the wild and has many small turtles in tanks that you can view. This sanctuary is very close to the hotel and is only a 5 to 10 minute walk from the hotel. They have a nominal fee...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The turtle farm was neat to see, didn’t cost a lot of money and doesn’t take a lot of time. If visiting Isla Mujeres we would recommend stopping in for a quick visit.

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Brenda Fraser C
2 October 2017|
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Response from Yvette m | Reviewed this property |
yes, you just don't see eggs, but there are all the rest of the stages.
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diana b
18 August 2017|
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Response from Bertha E | Reviewed this property |
The hours are 9am to 5pm
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gregr_11
2 May 2017|
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Response from 1naturalist | Reviewed this property |
Turtles are raised from eggs and released up to a year old. Turtles that hatch in the wild have a very low chance to survive being eaten by birds or crabs as they work their way back to the water after hatching. Also once... More
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