Swim and snorkel with green sea turtles at Turtle Centre Grand Cayman (formerly Turtle Farm) and enjoy full access to the water park, shark tank, bird park, turtle lagoon, turtle tanks and more! This family friendly and easy level cruise shore excursion is highly recommended as one of the best things to do in Grand Cayman.
This Turtle Centre and Snorkel Excursion tour comes with full access to all areas of the Turtle Centre Park, including a rare opportunity to swim with Green Sea Turtles! Enjoy a beautiful snorkel in the turtle lagoon filled with tropical fish, turtles and even some peacocks nestled on the little islands. You will love this exciting and educational excursion in Grand Cayman that allows you to snorkel with turtles and explore the last remaining turtle farm in the world!
Our discount cruise excursion price for you is $52 US for adults and $35 US for kids under 12 years. It takes 3 hours to complete, and includes full access to all areas of the Turtle Centre, as well as round trip transport from the Grand Cayman Cruise Port in George Town or from your hotel in Grand Cayman.
Below is a list of activities waiting for you on the Turtle Centre Full Access & Snorkel Excursion (formerly Turtle Farm):
Predator Reef – Watch sharks and other predators through the underwater or dry view panels. Watch out for feeding time at 10:45am local time.
Caribbean Free Flight Aviary – Caribbean birds, including the Cayman Parrot fly freely in this large aviary.
Breaker’s Lagoon – This is the largest swimming pool on Cayman with two waterfalls and an underwater view of the predator tank.
Turtle Twister Waterslide – This slide at the Breaker’s Lagoon is the only one on Cayman and features two loops and over 600 gallons of rushing water per minute.
Blue Hole Nature Trail – Stroll along this trail and view the beautiful nature that Cayman has to offer, including the national flower and even butterflies.
Cayman Street – Walk down this gravel street to view old Cayman architecture, featuring sand gardens and conch shells
The Green’s Breeding Pond – The Breeding Pond is home to our green sea turtles who have matured and are at the age to start reproducing; which is usually at about 16 years of age. Green Sea turtles are the largest of the sea turtles and here you will find a few weighing in at more than 500 pounds!
Turtle Touch Tanks – Here you will find yearling turtles swimming and playing. Reach in to touch or pick one up for a photo of a lifetime!
Smiley’s Saltwater Lagoon – Smiley is a 9 foot saltwater crocodile trained to jump and put on a show!
Turtle Wading Touch Pool – Here you will find yearling turtles swimming and playing. You can get in the Touch Tank Wading Pools for an even closer encounter with our yearlings!
The Education Centre & Hatchery – Visit the education centre and learn more about the turtles. You can also view our turtle hatchery where during breeding season (May – October) you can witness new hatchlings making their way up through the sand of their incubation boxes!
Schooner’s Bar and Grill – Schooner’s is an outside bar and grill where diners can relax on a covered deck overlooking Turtle Lagoon. The menu boasts a range of Caribbean and international items to tease and please every palete. Enjoy a tropical drink or ask for the island’s very own beer – Caybrew.
Splash Gift Shop – The gift shop has something for everyone, so don’t forget to get a souvenir before you leave.
Shark Feeding at 10:45am
Crocodile Feeding at 11:15am
|Price:||Adults: $52 US | Children: $35 US (5-12yrs)|
|Approx. Duration:||3hrs (2hrs at Turtle Centre , 1 hour transportation)|