Ras al Jinz Tur­tle re­serve

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Oman has five of the world’s seven species of sea tur­tles, and one of the most im­por­tant nest­ing con­cen­tra­tions on the In­dian Ocean of the en­dan­gered green tur­tle. At night, the tur­tles drag them­selves out of the wa­ter and onto the beach, dig a hole in the sand, and bury their eggs. Stay overnight at the re­serve for op­ti­mal view­ing time.

Ras Al Jinz, Sur, Oman, 9pm, Dhs75 for a sin­gle room. Tel: (968) 96550606. rasaljinz-turtlere­serve.com

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