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Projeto Tamar Florianopolis

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Address: Rua Professor Ademir Francisco | Barra da Lagoa, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88061-160, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 48 3236 2015
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9:30 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Daily 9.30am-5.30 (low season) 10am-7pm (high season)

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Turtle Release

Good to see the work going on here for turtle preservation. Plenty of information about and very good for school kids. You certainly gain a good impression of the size of turtles.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Rivertraveller2014
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good to see the work going on here for turtle preservation. Plenty of information about and very good for school kids. You certainly gain a good impression of the size of turtles.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

I love the turtoise at this place, wanna help to conserve them? Visit this place and help this project. It's an educational tour.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

It took a while to get there by bus but was worth the effort. Not a huge place but they have lots of turtles and turtly info. Try and be there for one of the feeding times.

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

It is a small reservoir but great to spend some interesting and educational time with kids. They get a good opportunity to view the sea turtles up close and understand the importance of nature's preservation. The place is nicely maintained with few kids activity spots. Staff are very nice and welcoming.

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Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 29, 2016

Poor little turtles. On the one Hand you learn a lot about their lifes on the other, poor Little turtles...they have to live in so small pools.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016

Good to see some turtles, but the one in Salvador de Bahia has more turtles. this is very small space and just a few of them.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016

First of all, quite small place... So don't expect to spend hours there. But still would recommend if you have kids and want to do something else then go to the beach. It's informing a lot about how littering etc kills many sea turtles every year and I hope it saves many turtles by spreading information and raising awareness about... More 

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Limeira, SP
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

it was nice the turtles are amazing however it's not a place to spend loads of time worth going but not much

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Florianopolis, SC
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Small, but nice place place to visit where they take care and keep turtles found in bad conditions on the beaches nearby. Average price. Money is used to maintain this non profit association. Worth a visit.

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2016

You can do the whole thing in one hour, if you love animals this is a must! Be sure to see the documentary about this place at the visitors center, maybe you can pet the head of a big seaturtle, and you have to buy souvnirs, they are cute and you can support this programme by buying some.

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