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Baia dos Golfinhos

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3 Feb 2018
“Beautiful trail and view, didn’t see any dolphins”
5 May 2017
“Great to see the turtles ”
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the Sancho/Golfinhos trail and the view from the mirante, but I didn’t get to see any dolphins so I got bored and left.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Maria S
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this beach on a private tour. Spent some time swimming and sunbathing but the highlight was when our Guide took us to scuba diving to see the turtles and lots of fish and underwater wildlife. There is facilities to shower, food and drink and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We visited about two hours before sunset as pair of visiting Sancho within the reserve. The cliffs surrounding the bar are dramatic. The wave action below was a sho in itself. The variety of blue hues was impressive. On top of that the spinner dolphins...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

It was definitely worth it to take the trail there. It has a stunning view and I got to see many dolphins

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank resaldanha
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Definitely head down for six am, we stuck around till around eight am and got to see a few hundred dolphins jumping and spinning around. They're hard to spot at first but once they're pointed out to you by the guys on the overlook you'll...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

It is advertised that you will probably see dolphins. This is not true. We were told buy the researchers there that its quite rare to watch them. Nonetheless, the view is great, makes it a good trail.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank juniorblues
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Trovao dos Mares should go slower when sailing through the bay. They go too fast on the way back and you can barely enjoy the ride with the dolphins.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank LiliT0URS
Reviewed 24 July 2016

If you want to see hundreds of dolfins at once, early in the morning, this is the place. You are on an overlook tho so you will not seem them up close but they do provide binoculors.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

Nice beach to pay a visit, but not to spend all day there, it's small. You can visit there walking from Cacimba do Padre beach.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jule2008
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We visited the site 5 times during our 7 day visit. There was an ocean surge for many of these days so the Dolphins did not show up. On one day all was Ok in the ocean and they showed up. 270+. What a site...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank MJTKC
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8 November 2017|
Response from giovanav375 |
The entry fee to the island is about 65 reais per day and the park fee is 97 reais for 10 days! You can rent a snorkel but it is worthy to bring yours, it is cheaper and better!