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Address: Estrada para Tibau do Sul - Km 2, Praia de Pipa, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Amazing Adventure and Wonderfull View

In this place you could do several on foot trails, and see amazing views. Also they have ''Projeto Tamar'' very famous in world. With an app called Live Pipa, you can see in your... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Praia de Pipa, RN
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Praia de Pipa, RN
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In this place you could do several on foot trails, and see amazing views. Also they have ''Projeto Tamar'' very famous in world. With an app called Live Pipa, you can see in your smartphone gps how to find this place, its free and easy.

Thank gersonferreira
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

Quite close to the road in places, this has some lovely look out points to the beach. British Council displays in the display area which is by a pond with tortoises.Saw a giant frog down there. Access to the beach behind the display area,but steps as usual.Marmosets handy for photos.

Thank rollontheweekend
Brussels, Belgium
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31 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 via mobile

We took here some of the best pictures of our trip to Pipa. You have several signposted paths to choose. It is great to walk inside the "mata atlantica", the local preserved jungle. We saw monkeys and sea turtles. The fare to access the park (10 R$) is worth value.

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Natal, RN
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Santuario Ecologico de Pipa its a nice place to know more about the flora and fauna of the preserved atlantic jungle, you can easily see those little monkeys called "Mico or Saguim" and also birds and to know more about Turtle life. Staff are very kind and the place itself offer refresh water and nice views to different beaches in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The mission of this small sanctuary is to educate visitors about the special and fragile nature of the Atlantic Forest system. It is designed and maintained in such a way as to afford the visitor an inside view of why the ecological balance of the forest system is so important to the planet. Go in the morning to walk the... More 

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Recife, PE
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178 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We recently spent four days in Pipa. After a couple of days at the beach, we were up for something different. We spent a couple of hours at the Sanctuary which we greatly enjoyed. The walks are not difficult, and there are varying lengths of trails depending on how much you want to do. We saw one small monkey in... More 

1 Thank RobbNYC
La Paz, Bolivia
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127 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This nature reserve is definitely worth a visit. We didn't see that many animals: no turtles, one small snake, lots of little monkeys. The monkeys were really cute and came quite close. It gets nice and cool among the trees and there are some great views of the beaches below. The exhibition is interesting too, so walk all the way... More 

1 Thank Turicus
Nova Lima, MG
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is an excellent park! We didn't know about this park until we arrived in Pipa. And what a pleasant surprise!! You have to pay R$10 (October/14) to enter the park and you can stay there the whole day. You can walk in the bushes, spot some sea turtles and dolphins! It is amazing to see them in their natural... More 

1 Thank gustavodecastro
Natal, RN
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56 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This reserve is about a 30 minute walk (my husband and I walked there) from the center of Pipa, or a quick drive. This is a great activity choice for anyone who loves nature and physical activity. There are 15 different trails but none are very long so you can cover quite a lot of ground in an afternoon. I... More 

1 Thank Meghan D
Berlin, Germany
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60 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Very interesting and worth to visit. You learn about native plants, turtles, etc.. There are different tours / trails availbale. Nice lookout Point from where we also saw plenty of turtles

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