Cuyutlan Turtle Experience

  • Port

    Manzanillo, Mexico

  • Activity Level


  • Excursion Type

    Air, Beach, Local Sightseeing

  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • Starting At


  • Minimum Age

    Information not currently available.

  • Duration

    Approximately 5½ Hours

  • Meals Included


Driving along the coastal freeway, enjoy the natural wilderness scenery while heading to Armeria town, passing by large coconut, banana and lemon plantations. This little community is one of the largest lemon producers in the country.

The El Tortugario ecological center provides the magical experience of getting close to the underwater world. You will meet face-to-face some of the largest turtles you have ever seen. You will learn how El Tortugario, the largest turtle sanctuary in Mexico, helps to ensure that this endangered species will live on—a fantastic interactive experience with these amazing creatures.

The iguana center and crocodile sanctuary showcase one of the most impressive ecosystems in the region.

Visit the Salt Museum, housed in a 19th-century salt warehouse that contains a very accurate depiction of a salt works.

Cuyutlan Beachis your next stop.Devour a delicious typical Mexican botana (snack lunch) and beverage at a picturesque restaurant.

Hear the history of the Ola Verde—a devastating wave that virtually erased this small town many years ago.


 Bring sunscreen and a hat.