Turtles is one of the oldest reptile groups where the earliest known existence is 157 million years ago. They’re characterized by the shell on their back that acts as their shield.
On this post we feature the amazing journey of turtles in stunning photos showing you their life both land and underwater.
Desert tortoise hatching from it’s egg. Her first look on a great journey ahead. Photo by : K. Kristina Drake
Newly-hatched green sea turtle running towards the sea
When sea turtle hatches instinct will lead them straight to the sea for their adventure like this tiny sea turtle swimming. Photo by : Ben Hicks | National Geographic
Giant tortoise is Known as the superstar of the beach where they wander on beaches to eat washed up seedpods. Photo by Thomas Peter Peschak. Photo by : Thomas Peter Peschak
Sea turtle having a free ride on jellyfish. Photo by : Super Jolly
140 year old turtle giving her 5 day old baby her first ride. Photo by Attila Balazs
Giant tortoises in pond. Photo b : Frans Lanting
Sulcata Tortoise also known as albino African spurred tortoise inhabits the southern edge of the Sahara desert in Northern part of Africa.
Green sea turtle being cleaned by yellow tang and gold-ring surgeonfish. Photo by : Masa Ushioda
Thousands of sea turtles will lay their eggs on this beach. Photo by : Olivier Blaise
Green sea turtle at Bora Bora. Green see turtles can hold their breath for hours and can hold for much longer or less depending on the temperature of the water. Photo by : Michele Westmorland