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Colola Ecotourism Center

Maruata

If you would like to see the turtles in a safe environment and under the care of experts then you should go to Colola Beach, here you will find and ecotourism center that has the same name and is in charge of protecting the life of those animals that nest in this very island as well as in Maruata. Getting here will take you around 9 minutes by car.

This center also has a museum in its premises where you can expand your knowledge about turtles and other species. Here you will learn the importance of taking care of the ecosystem and the impact that will have in the animals.

With the guidance of them you will be able to make controlled sightings without affecting the routine of this species. This way, your encounter with these animals won’t hurt them in any way, particularly when they spawn on the beach.

Colola receives three special species of turtles: Laud, Golfina and Negra, endemic of this site, this is why it is called International Capital of the Negra Turtle, you will get it once you get here. There is also a group of rescues. This team is composed of native inhabitants and biology experts that today work together for saving this beautiful animal.

If you would like to see the turtles in a safe environment and under the care of experts then you should go to Colola Beach, here you will find and ecotourism center that has the same name and is in charge of protecting the life of those animals that nest in this very island as well as in Maruata. Getting here will take you around 9 minutes by car.

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This center also has a museum in its premises where you can expand your knowledge about turtles and other species. Here you will learn the importance of taking care of the ecosystem and the impact that will have in the animals.

With the guidance of them you will be able to make controlled sightings without affecting the routine of this species. This way, your encounter with these animals won’t hurt them in any way, particularly when they spawn on the beach.

Colola receives three special species of turtles: Laud, Golfina and Negra, endemic of this site, this is why it is called International Capital of the Negra Turtle, you will get it once you get here. There is also a group of rescues. This team is composed of native inhabitants and biology experts that today work together for saving this beautiful animal.

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