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Turtle Sanctuary Beach

Pulau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
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While close to it there is a small beach where a huge number of boats vomit in the water pollution... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Varese, Italy
beautiful clean beach

you can find lots of fishes here when you go for snorkeling even at the beach side. the beach are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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“water taxi” (6 reviews)
“eggs” (4 reviews)
“big turtles” (3 reviews)
Pulau Perhentian Besar, Pulau Perhentian Besar, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While close to it there is a small beach where a huge number of boats vomit in the water pollution and tourists, just next to it there is this paradise. a long perfect beach with nothing whatsoever apart from nature. since you can only reach...More

1  Thank starbelly999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you can find lots of fishes here when you go for snorkeling even at the beach side. the beach are super clean with clear waters, not too many people (early May).

1  Thank MellYap
Reviewed 18 April 2017

One of my favourite beach in Perhentian, it's almost private! Although every now and then you see snorkeling boats stopping over with bigger groups, but this beach is totally naked and natural and when it's quiet it's just a piece of heaven. We swam from...More

Thank Fytra A
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This is a world class beach . The best beach I have seen in my life . Need to take a small boat to reach here . You can do snorkeling here. You can play with swimming turtles during snorkeling.

1  Thank HariKRajeev
Reviewed 16 October 2016

If you enjoy nature and have patience you will love this beach and turtle hatchery. The eggs are buried by the mother and left to hatch. Staff carefully check the nests daily and advise when hatchlings are due. To watch the mini turtle appear from...More

4  Thank Norman B
Reviewed 7 October 2016

If you are looking for the perfect beach, look no further. Soft sand, clear water, sourrended by jungle, very few visitors, cliffs, monkeys in the trees and a babyturtle station.

4  Thank JonasA
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

There where a lot of tourists but still got great fotos and a good swim with a big turtle! The beach is very nice and for snorkeling and swimming one of the best. You don't need a snorkeling tour to see the turtels you just...More

1  Thank Sjors v
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Just I was out of luck to meet any mama turtle coming up on the beach laying eggs. But so happy to know so many students volunteered for turtle conservation.

1  Thank TurtleFan4
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Beautiful beach . Soft sand and clear waters. Lots of swimmers hoping to catch a glimpse of a turtle .

Thank nette2x
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The cleanest and beautiful beach I have ever been to . It's a must visit place . The sand and the water look so pure .

2  Thank HariKRajeev
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Can you tell me whereabouts this beach is? I can find very little information about where it is or how to get there! Thank you!
22 February 2016|
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Response from saygdaydave |
Turtle beach is situated about .5 km east of perhentian island resort beach on the big island
Hola, ¿podríais darnos más datos sobre la ubicación de la playa? ¿o simplemente preguntamos allí y por ese nombre la conocerán? Gracias,
3 July 2016|
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