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Turtle Island Park

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from USD 725.96
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had booked through Borneo Eco tours and the Seligan Island was part of the tour. I'm sad to read other reviewers who had problems with fellow tourists not accepting the rules by the rangers. However, we had none of this. I also believe it's...More

1  Thank ScaniaSwede
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed the high speed launch trip out here, had good instruction as what to expect in the egg laying and emerging baby green turtles. Food was wonderful and this is not to be missed.

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

The experience was amazing, seing the turtle laying eggs, also the project has a great objective and I dont doubt that they do a nice job but you pay quite a high price and a consevation fee which is fine by me if I see...More

4  Thank devit2017
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Everything was incredible about this experience. Probably one of the best parts was being off the grid for just a bit. Takes a while to sort of wind down to quiet and still, but once you do the island will blow your mind. The swimming...More

1  Thank Cheda M
Reviewed 27 September 2018

The Selingan Island is amazing, very clear water and very nice snorkeling. The are a lot of Lizards, some of these are pretty big, so pay attention and leave them alone. In the night the Ranger shows the "big Mama" Turtle deposing eggs and the...More

Thank Luca C
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Had the best time, basic but clean accommodation, very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Beautiful scenery. Seeing the turtle laying eggs was a once in a lifetime experience, we watched a nest hatch, and then saw baby turtles released into the sea. Well worth the boat...More

Thank 46EmmaW
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Booked a trip to the Selingan Island, Sepilok and Sandakan Memorial Park via Nasalis Larvatus Tours Sdn. Bhd. Many thanks to Ms. Jacky for all of your arrangement and hospitality from beginning. Mr. Aljun & Mr. Sapri, a very helpful and friendly drivers during pick...More

1  Thank susilawatii
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We were skeptical about whether we would enjoy the experience on Selingan Island after reading the reviews about other tourists behaviour towards the turtles but we thought we would give it a go. We booked directly through Crystal Quest which was easy and cheaper than...More

4  Thank srdbso
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This was a tricky one to get booked up, but completely and utterly worth the hassle! The tour itself is run by Crystal Quest but having tried to get through to them via a number of different email addresses I found online, I gave up...More

1  Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

With only 50 permits per day, book ahead. The trip leaves 0930, giving most of the day to relax on the beach and snorkel in a large shallow (<2m) marked area. There is a helpful ‘museum’ and 30 min video re turtles and conservation. After...More

1  Thank Hugh_Risebrow
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catjibz
5 October 2018|
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Response from GBtravellinggirl | Reviewed this property |
Hi, they have a website with an email address and fax number on.
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Charliegoesexploring
12 August 2018|
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Response from Andrew C | Reviewed this property |
No you leave early in the morning. We left at 7am
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12 June 2018|
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Response from Philip A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we went the whole family and felt very safe. Just go!
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