Hatchling Releases take place December 1 - April at
the "Campamento Tortuguero" (Turtle Camp) in Las Tunas!
There will be releases most days from December 1 - March 31 at sunset (about 5pm). Then sporadically
To find out if there will be a Hatchling
Release please "Like" us on facebook. (Tortugueros Las Playitas)
Then, you will receive the notices in your newsfeed.
or you can visit this site to view the live data stream at the top of the page.
Directions to the Hatchling Release site:
The Las Tunas Sanctuary is located between Calle Mangos and Camino Internacional on the beach.
From Centro, take Topete to the "Otra Lado." Turn
left on Horizonte, pass school, then bear Right on Camino a Las Playitas. Travel about 1.5 miles until you reach Calle Los
Mangos on left. Take it all the way untill you reach the dunes and turn RIGHT, go about 1/2 mile and you will see the parking
Hatchling Releases are open to the public and free of charge. Hope to see you there!