Conserve Turtles in Galle, Hikkaduwa and Benthota

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Leave after an early dinner for the Rakawa Turtle sanctuary. Between the months of January to June turtle nesting is at its peak and sighting is quite frequent, although nesting does occur during the rest of the year although not as frequent.

Rakewa is a 02km stretch of protected coastline which is a nesting haven for 05 species or marine turtles. You will be taken around a rough information center which is located in a hut on the commodified . The tour and briefing is conducted in torchlight as the hut has no power line! Later, sit of the beach and wait for word of nesting turtles. It is possible to approach the nesting turtles only once they have dug their pit and begun the process of laying between 100 ? 200 eggs! Sit by the turtle and share an unforgettable experience?!