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Projeto Tamar

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Address: Alameda do Boldro, Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco 53990-000, Brazil
Phone Number:
+55 81 3619-1174

Daily 9am-10pm

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Nice as used to be

All the projeto tamar facilities are very nice, I have been at Salvador, Vitoria, Ubatuba and Noronha, always an excellent attraction.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 February 2017
Sao Paulo, SP
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Sao Paulo, SP
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114 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

All the projeto tamar facilities are very nice, I have been at Salvador, Vitoria, Ubatuba and Noronha, always an excellent attraction.

Thank BLB2013
Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We went there to attend a Turtle presentation, but the schedule was changed, so be aware to confirm which presentation will happen. The presentation are free and there is one every night. But, one of the Biologists spend more than 20 minutes showing around and explaining everything about the turtles and Tamar Project. Very, very nice! As a contribution, buy... More 

1 Thank AnacVentilari
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Mainly supported by little gift shops and support local communities Fantastic project that is done by competent volunteer biologists! Well done guys u're making huge difference to environmental education, preserving species and local community Thank u!!

Thank Julyra
Itatiba - SP
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

I've visited other Projeto Tamar in Brazil and I could learn and see a lot, but this unit is very disappointing. You can't really learn and see anything and there is no one there to guide you.

Thank Jule2008
Sao Paulo, SP
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103 reviews
83 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2016

Many people make big efforts to preserve turtles and marine life in Fernando de Noronha, and Projeto Tamat is a good place to know some of these efforts. Recommended!

1 Thank Roberto F
Barrington, Illinois
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170 reviews
55 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

Not much to see about this project but you see their work on all the beaches as they mark all the turtle nests and restrict beach access at certain hours when the turtles are nesting. Keep up the good work

Thank mark s
Banff, Canada
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255 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Beautiful sponsored project, but by the looks of it Petrobras, the main sponsor, has too much of its resources tied-up in the major fraud investigation it is under at the moment. The exhibits are run-down, the signs are not updated, and the place definitely needs some maintenance and up-keep. Don't get me wrong, they do a wonderful job protecting the... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2014

I urge you to check with this Turtle project when you first get to the island. They have a very educational display at their site in the middle of the island and several times each week you might have the chance to see them working with the turtles , depending on what is going on at that time of year.... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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89 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

This project is probably the most successful of environmental and animals conservation in Brazil. There is a good daily different talking program on related subjects which is worth listening to, at the Tamar project premises. I listened to dolphin, and local plants talks and learned quite a lot. The video films presented are of special interest and enrich the talks.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2013

Witnessing the birth of sea turtles on the beach was one of the best experience ever, it is good to support them going to visit the centre as they really do a good job!

Thank Eva B

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