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Aracaju Aquarium

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Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Tamar for turtles & tourists

The Tamar project is good for the survival of the turtles, for tourists and for Aracaju which needs... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Roxsrgreat
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UK
Small but great!!!

Amazing work developed by biology researchers. Feeding time is 16:30. Don't miss it! Very... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2016
Wildcatbr
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Rio De Janeiro
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28 Feb 2018
“Tamar for turtles & tourists”
5 days ago
“Nice but simple and small”
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Avenida Santos Dumont 1010, Aracaju, State of Sergipe 49037-475, Brazil
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The place is small and offers just a few attractions such as several tanks of titles, sharks and fish. The whole tour can end in 30-45 minutes. The place is more for children than adults. There is a nice souvenir shop which sells items that...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The Tamar project is good for the survival of the turtles, for tourists and for Aracaju which needs more attractions. . Fourteen of us visited on a very hot summer's day with ages from 6-70 years old! We saw sharks, baby turtles, adult turtles, albino...More

Thank Roxsrgreat
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

There are a couple of sharks and a couple of turtles and done. Tamar project on Salvador is a way too good.

Thank Alberto A
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Not so big area, you can visit whitin one hour but clean and easy to access for a very low fare, 2 USD! They will show you how they preserve turtles, if you are lucky you can see they releasing baby turtles to the sea....More

Thank Marcelo T
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Projeto Tamar is well recognized as a serious marine life project as a good attraction specially for kids everywhere. Unfortunately, this unit in Aracaju is far below any expectation with few samples of species, small structure and dirty whatertanks. I don't recommend.

Thank srgodoy
Reviewed 25 November 2016

This TAMAR needs more of everything if it is to be on a par with a similar facility near Salvador. More pools, more turtles, both adult and juvenile, more fish in the aquarium please. The place has unrealized potential and a yellow submarine (?). Rather...More

Thank ajaceman
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing work developed by biology researchers. Feeding time is 16:30. Don't miss it! Very knowlegeable monitors. Kids love to see the sting rays and baby turtles and sharks!

Thank Wildcatbr
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Aracaju is not a place with a lot to do, so a quick 1.5h visit here was great on a cloudy day. I thought it was bigger , but like many animal projects in Brazil it is nicely done. They have large tortoises and sharks,...More

Thank Florian S
Reviewed 27 July 2016

If you want to give your kids a chance to learn great ways to preserve the natural environment they are going to see while in Sergipe, the Tamar Project is the place to visit.

Thank Fábio L
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Small but fun! Bring your kids! They have skilled staff plus some of the scientists involved in the Tamar Project. They have been doing a wonderful job in saving the sea turtles. On the downside, do not expect a tour in English or any other...More

Thank Henrique R
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