Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, Nungwi

3.8
#3 of 14 in Wildlife in Nungwi
Nature / Park · Wildlife Area
Swim and snorkel with few dozen green and Hawksbill turtles at Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond, a hatchery and rehabilitation center. Raised in a large natural lagoon with several ponds, the turtles are bred and available for viewing. In addition, you can see the offspring of all turtle species found in Zanzibar, including a leatherback turtle, a loggerhead sea turtle, and an olive Ridley turtle, some of which are rescued from the sea or from fishermen's nets. An informative guide will tell you all about the life of these endangered creatures. To visit Mnarani Marine Turtles Conservation Pond on your trip to Nungwi, use our Nungwi trip planner.
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  • It was a beautiful and memorable experience! The guides were great at getting the turtles comfortable with the people. The turtle sanctuary pond is also well maintained and spacious for the...  more »
  • This is not a sanctuary. This is a money making tourist trap and quite simply filled with posers taking the best shots for their social media. There is NO care for the turtles at all. People picking.....  more »

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