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Nature Seekers

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16.5 K.M Toco Main Road, Matura, Trinidad
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Bring a flashlight!

After a highly anticipated 2 hour long drive, our group which included small children, set out to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rosebud100
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trinidad and tobago
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Eco tourism at its best

Really great experience. Educational, exciting, up close and personal opportunity to witness and... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Siana T
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Today, Nature Seekers is renowned for its efforts in protecting the endangered Leatherback turtle and providing a unique tour service to visitors.Visit Nature Seekers today for Turtle Watching Tours,Turtle Tagging Tours, Nature Walks, Kayaking Tours, Waterfall Tours all with our experienced and friendly tour guides. Purchase local handmade jewelry and craft at our gift shop and gain an enlightened perspective on the intrinsic natural resources and attractions that is the Magic of Matura.
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“eggs” (6 reviews)
“guest house” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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16.5 K.M Toco Main Road, Matura, Trinidad
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a highly anticipated 2 hour long drive, our group which included small children, set out to find the leatherbacks. However, we would soon realize that there was a hike through the unlit vegetation to get there. Our two tour guides, Dexter and Sarah both...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Really great experience. Educational, exciting, up close and personal opportunity to witness and phenomenon

1  Thank Siana T
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Highly recommended! - as part of a family vacation the experience was great for all members. The kids got to see and touch live turtles, the teens got to kayak and take very good pictures, the adults got to relax and enjoy the scenery. The...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We joined this tour in the hopes that we would see a sea turtle laying her eggs on the beach. This is a night tour as the mothers will not lay eggs in daylight. Devon was our tour guide and he was incredibly knowledgeable about...More

Thank Sara L
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Kyle M, System Administrator at Nature Seekers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2017

We're extremely pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit :)

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

It was such an adventure. This adventure included walking through the night looking for turtles, bracing the strong and cold winds. It also included seeing those amazing turtles and watching the turtles hatch their eggs. Also carry baby turtles into the beach. The adventure further...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2016

I volunteered with Nature Seekers for 2 weeks through Earthwatch Institute. The commitment and dedication of the people in this organization are beyond compare. The endangered Leatherback turtles have benefitted from the decades of conservation efforts of these wonderful people. I made lifetime friends &...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2016

Its amazing to see the turtles continue their existence like that, and how they do it! The tour guide however made it even more intersting with information which made you appreciate their annual ritual even more. Well done!

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Reviewed 2 May 2016

The first opportunity I had to see these massive creatures pull themselves to shore to find a nesting place was astonishing. I visited the Matura nesting site at least four times and always find that it is interesting. The few times I went there the...More

2  Thank crawlingspider
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

This is a once in a lifetime experience. There are very few times when you can experience the primal beauty of a world much older than us humans. The tours are hosted my incredibly knowledgable guides and the experience of watching turtles come ashore, nest...More

2  Thank Jessica T
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Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

This ecosite offers an up close and personal look at the world's largest sea turtle, 3rd largest reptile! The guides take good care of explaining and maintaining the egg laying process of this giants allow you to get close and at that same time respecting...More

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When exactly do you want to go Turtle watching? ( approx. date ) A permit from the required ministry is required. ( Forestry Division ) This would cost $5.00 per adult and $2.00 for children under 12 years. The tour will be... More
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