La Flor Beach Natural Reserve, San Juan del Sur

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#3 of 6 in Wildlife in San Juan del Sur
La Flor Beach Natural Reserve is located in San Juan del Sur. To visit La Flor Beach Natural Reserve and other attractions in San Juan del Sur, use our San Juan del Sur sightseeing website .
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  • We drove here on our own on a day trip from Granada. We didn't have a 4 wheel drive, and although the last 10 kilometers were dirt, the road wasn't bad. The caretaker didn't speak English, but he show...  more »
  • Seeing the turtles was awesome. There were so many laying eggs when we went. My problem was with the way things are run. Tour guides let the tourists walk around and some of the tourists are just ridi...  more »
  • They keep the turtles newborn within baskets just to make the tourists pay and carry them to the sea. There is no any kind of explanation of how to do lo(sólo te dicen dejalas a unos metros), no one tells you how to manipulate them, no one accompanies you. When you get to the sea, you find yourself with a horrible stage full of small dead turtles. Because the natural cycle is when they come out of their eggs have about 15 minutes until you reach the water, but they get tired and die before you can do it. The only reason that all these turtles die is so that tourists can see them and "make account to help them" when ultimately only help his death. I regret having me later informed about these facts. I do not recommend going at all, there are other associations and NGOs that can be visited through the area that really are interested in nature and do not profit from the life of the animals.
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