Trip Planner: Caribbean / St. Vincent and the Grenadines / Bequia / Park Bay / Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary
Glimpse sea turtles up close at Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary, a sanctuary dedicated to the conservation and protection of endangered turtles. Observe the creatures in several pools--each one houses a different species. The turtles are raised here until they are 14 inches long and then released into the ocean. The owner offers valuable insight and knowledge, teaching visitors the value of a healthy environment and how they can help save all types of endangered species from extinction. Before you head to Bequia, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Bequia online trip builder, to make sure you see all that Bequia has to offer, including Old Hegg Turtle Sanctuary.
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Really not sure about this place...there were no baby turtles on site and the ones there were between 3 and 5 years old, swimming around in concrete pools. The young guy in there was exceptionally... more »
I actually found this place a little disturbing. I appreciate the goal behind the effort but the pools were so small, nothing more than a paddling pool for the young and a very shallow concrete pit... more »
Just a great place to visit, a wonderful story thst needs your support to keep it going.
Is this a sanctuary, really? A few concrete ponds, each with several turtles. No signage. No one explaining anything. I asked the old guy a few questions, to monosyllabic answers. This would be a rip-off at $1....but they want $6 US.
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