Turtle hatchery – Habaraduwa

The Sea turtle hatchery is situated in Habraduwa, about 2 km by tuk-tuk from South Lake Resort. The hatchery is run as a non-profit organization to preserve these rare species.
There are five varieties of Sea Turtles found in Sri Lanka, namely Olive Ridley Turtle, Loggerhead Turtle, Green Turtle, Hawksbill Turtle and Leatherhead Turtle. The major nesting habitats are located in the Galle and Hambantota districts.
For more information on Habraduwa turtle hatchery, contact the tour desk.