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Address: Rua Guarani, 859 | Praia do Itagua, Ubatuba, State of Sao Paulo 11680000, Brazil
Phone Number: 12 3834-1382

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The location and the price are very reasonable. $20 per adult. Kids pay $10. Well I really liked it there, specially one part of the attraction where it's possible to touch and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Perhaps I am spoiled by how incredible the aquarium in Western Australia is, but I thought the Ubatuba Aquarium was really, really average. Lots of small, poorly maintained and presented tanks with pretty boring fish. Really smelly and not air conditioned. There is also a section of preserved animals in formaldehyde (like a dolphin and its baby) which is half... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The location and the price are very reasonable. $20 per adult. Kids pay $10. Well I really liked it there, specially one part of the attraction where it's possible to touch and feel the texture of some sea animals, such as the starfish. I recommend it. Awesome way of spending some time with the family.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

A very cool Aquarius directed by oceanógrados 2 ( scholars of the oceans ) who met at the Faculty of Rio Grande / RS , national referral center for marine research and education center founded this . Besides the main attractions , marine animals of various seas has explanatory maps , local recreational activities for children , good service and... More 

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9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Don't go to the Ubatuba Aquarium , waiting for a lot of different species of fish , like the aquariums fro USA. But in a rainy day you can expend an hour with your child with a good entertainment . Not a big aquarium with a lot of fishes , but you can see one shark and pinguins

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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013 via mobile

It's a nice place to go!It had a lot of diverse fish, two small alligators,and sharks.A great place to visit with family or friends,to learn more about the sea life of the region,and there are souvenir stores with beautiful things,books and other gifts...I like this place so much.Go there when you can.

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

It is big, with a huge variety of fish. There are sharks and penguins. The signs show details of the animals. It also has a place for ecological education.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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61 reviews 61 reviews
9 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

It's a small aquarius, but still a good option for families while hanging aroung in the center city area. Nice penguin and sharks areas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

We have been lucky enough to have visited some fantastic aquariums overseas. Obviously , I can´t compare this place fairly to them . It is small and local , but it does its job nicely. It is a good place to get away from Ubatuba´s frequent rain. Our kids enjoyed it.

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