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Cayman Turtle Farm: Island Wildlife Encounter

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Address: 786 North West Point Road, West Bay, Grand Cayman (Formerly Boatswain's Beach Adventure Park & Turtle Farm)
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+1 345-949-3894
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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USD 30.00*
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West Grand Cayman Highlights Tour
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Cayman Turtle Farm Tour
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Nice park

Great closeup interaction with sea turtles. Salt lagoon to swim withem, waterpark for families, educational exhibits on sea turtles and habitat.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
ZweihundeBumsen
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great closeup interaction with sea turtles. Salt lagoon to swim withem, waterpark for families, educational exhibits on sea turtles and habitat.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lots of sea turtles to see, and even hold. The feedings at 11:00 and 3:30 are really fun to watch. They have changed their name to emphasise the research and turtle release into the wild rather than the growing of turtle meat.

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Newton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Turtle farm offers two options: limited access to just the turtles for $18, and a full pass for $45. We chose the first option, and really enjoyed the visit. The turtle area consists of multiple tank areas containing various sizes of turtles, including some that weigh hundreds of pounds. It was fun to see them swimming around and watch... More 

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Indpls., IN
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went to the Turtle Farm in 1998 when there wasn't much there but now it is a place I would go to on any return trip to Grand Cayman. There are 2 price points for entry. One, the cheaper one, allows you into the park to see the turtles. There are several holding areas with different sizes of turtles and... More 

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Birmingham, Michigan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I love turtles as much as the next person, but we spent $45 per person and saw everything within 30 minutes. Total tourist trap.

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Thank Ryn54
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the smaller portion of the park and it was very small and basic. It was fun to hold the turtles and see how big they are, but you don't get that close and there's not much else to see. It would be a lot of fun for young children, but for adults there is better things you could... More 

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Massillon, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I loved learning about the turtles, the guide was nice and explained things thoroughly and was easy to understand. The highlight of course is holding the turtles. My sister and I loved it.

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Thank Elaine E
Bluefield, Virginia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For the money$18 US you only get to walk around a small area and see the turtles. $45 US you get the full use of the facility and swim with the turtles. Not real impressed

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful experience! I fell for these beautiful turtles as they are so friendly at the farm - educating you and showing you the value of these great reptiles! The security lady was just a dear giving the opportunity to get in with the turtles and learn how to calm them! I loved this trip and consider it a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

As with everything in Grand Cayman this is easy for anyone with a car to access. Avoid paying a premium for something you can do on your own. There are so few roads that getting lost is almost impossible. just drive until you get there, you cannot miss it, you absolutely cannot. Anyway, the facility is amazing and the turtles... More 

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