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Projeto Tamar Florianopolis

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Rua Professor Ademir Francisco | Barra da Lagoa, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88061-160, Brazil
+55 48 3236-2015
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Reviewed July 14, 2018

This is an interesting project seeking to protect 5 different turtle species from whatever bad things that may happen to them. Turtles found here have been rescued somewhere, then submitted here for recovery, and released afterwords; those ones that cannot be put in their habitat...More

Thank Luisguiper
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

The project is very nice and help turtles recovering from the human mistakes!! It’s a beautiful project but they don’t have babies turtles;(

Thank Melissa F
Reviewed February 5, 2018

The visit has a nice overview of the project including live animals and full explanation on the impact of these animals in the environment. It is very important to preserve and save them.

Thank rfantasi
Reviewed November 1, 2017

If you have small kids or simply love turtles, that's the place for you. At Projeto Tamar you don't only help the institution to get more funds to take care of sea turtles, but you also learn a lot about them and kids are taught...More

Thank Larissa S
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

The + The initial project is from far a really good initiative, the park is providing many informations about the different types of turtles, reproduction places and also teaching prevention for fishermen and so on. The - Turtles' pool seems to be too narrow to...More

Thank JuVaLila
Reviewed March 28, 2017 via mobile

The work that is ongoing is fantastic. The amount of information is also good. It is a project that should be helped and worth the visit.

Thank Jose T
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

I went there with my mum expecting to see rescued turtles which were going to be released into the sea after getting better. However, this place keeps captive turtles that were born there and will never live in the sea. It's really sad to see...More

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Daniel R, Executor Técnico at Projeto Tamar Florianopolis, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2017

Hello, thanks for your visit. There are some things that I think our monitors didn´t explain to you. The turtles are not here for entertainment purposes, the turtles that are in captivity are here to education and sensibilization of the visitors. Our guides are trained...More

Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

This project does a really wonderful job with sea turtles and there we have the opportunity to see 4 of the 5 species that exists in Brazil. The entrance price is only 15 reais or 7,50 for students. It only takes abou an hour to...More

Thank Sâmara H
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Great outing with family even for small children....but when there is a windy day it can get pretty bad so do take jackets to keep warm!!

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed December 6, 2016

Very nice place to go in the afternoon mainly with kids. The staff are very approachable. The turtles are great and they have many types, money goes for a good cause.

Thank Maria L
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Sayuri I
November 9, 2016|
Response from Daniel R | Property representative |
Bom dia, todos os dias as 11:30 e as 16:30 temos visita guiada e as 15:30 temos a alimentação das tartarugas. Além de sempre termos monitores na beira das piscinas em todos os momentos para esclarecer as suas dúvidas. Temos... More
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