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Turtles

Female turtles leave the ocean to lay their eggs on the beach where they hatched. The best way to observe is with a guided tour. Especially during the time when they lay their eggs, females are in a trance-like state and shouldn’t disturbed.

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Laniakea - Turtle Beach Hawaii

Laniakea Beach is famous for the Hawaiian Honu, the green sea turtle. It’s not guaranteed to spot basking turtles, but if they come ashore, it’s one…

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Green Sea Turtles - Xiao Liu Qiu Island

Around the island of Xiao Liuqiu (Xiaoliuqiu or Lambai Island) green sea turtles are often spotted. You might be wondering: How can I spot these…

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Turtle Islands National Park Borneo

The green turtles and the hawksbill turtles lay their eggs throughout the year, but the best time to head there is between July and September when…

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Awala-Yalimapo, French Guyana

The nesting season starts in March and last until August. The best months to observe leatherbacks laying eggs are from April to July.  (French:…

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Turtle watching Playa Grande - Marino Las Baulas

The season to spot leatherback turtles or hawksbill sea turtles in the night starts in October and last until March. Best within two hours before and…

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Cayo Largo - Turtle watching

Nesting season from May to September but at the same time, the rainy season starts. Best within two hours before and after high tide. Rainy season…