Swimming with Turtles, Savai'i

2.5
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Feed and meet the sea turtles at Swimming with Turtles, a family project located in a village. Kept in a shallow pond, the gentle turtles love people. Even children can safely swim with the animals as long as they are supervised. Accommodation is available. By using our Savai'i road trip planning site , you can arrange your visit to Swimming with Turtles and other attractions in Savai'i.
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  • Don’t believe the hype this place has a host of turtles bathing in a disgustingly slimy pond, the evidence is on the turtle shells with green build up. Unless you have all your medical shots suggest y...  more »
  • Didn't get in with turtles as the water looked filthy . Turrtles had green slime on their shells and were being chased around the enclosure by tourists feeding the papaya  more »
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  • Dirty water and the turtles seem to be in very small confinement. However it is still in a lovely outsetting and is set up well to look at the turtles. I wouldn't call this place a sanctuary, I think that would be stretching the interpretation of the word a bit too far...
  • My kids were having fun feeding the turtles
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