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Address: Rua Antonio Aphanasio da Silva 273, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680-000, Brazil
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Nice visit to have a close look at sea turtles. It is not big, but you can have a 30-60minutes walk.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
PauloDanilovic
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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I loved the initiative of the project! We liked the education and information about turtles and how they get caught in the fishing nets. It's also a good way for people to learn what they can do to keep the oceans clean. However, before coming to the park, we tought that the turtles in the tanks were... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I normally don't go to parks that have animals in captivity but this is a non profit organization so I thought it would be fine. The given information about pollution and the effects of fishing on marine wildlife was good, especially for kids. Unfortunately, the turtles that are kept there are not living a very good life. They are kept... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice visit to have a close look at sea turtles. It is not big, but you can have a 30-60minutes walk.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This ONG is amazing. They do a great job and you should get to know it. You'll be helping them too. The R$18 to enter are worthy !

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Thank Vinissios V
Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

You can see lot of Tamar Prjects in Brazil and they are saying that this one is one of the best - I can compare just with another one from Florianopolis and this is really better. But still quite small. There is lot of kind of turtles but visit this place takes like 30 min maximum.

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

this is a project to protect the sea turtles. There are jung people explaining in a clare way how to protect the turtles, with living examples

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Thank Ursula S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Fifteen years after visiting Project Tamar we went back with the children. Good opportunity to see rescued turtles up close and happened to see a rescued turtle having a fishing hook removed from its throat. Great to see the project has flourished in the past 15 years and having a positive impact on the numbers of young turtles surviving through... More 

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Thank Karen H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

The Projeto TAMAR is a Brazilian non-profit organization owned by the Chico Mendes Institute for Biodiversity Conservation. The main objective of the project is to protect sea turtles from extinction in the Brazilian coastline.

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Thank Nicolas A
Campinas, Brasil
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

Apenas vá! Não é um jardim zoológico. É uma experiência. Se 1/10 da população se tornasse consciente da importância desse excelente projeto conduzido por essas pessoas, pode ser que houvesse mais equilíbrio entre o ser humano e a Natureza. E talvez menos tartarugas mortas devido à ignorância. Just go! It's not a zoo. It's an experience. If 1/10 of the... More 

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Thank PaulaBichuete
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

This place is really cool, they teach you eveything about turtles and tortoises. You can still see huge sea turtles that live there in their aquariums.

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