Baia dos Golfinhos, Fernando de Noronha

(4.6/5 based on 850+ reviews on the web)
Baia dos Golfinhos is sublimely beautiful with its striking landscape, lush vegetation, and bright blue water, but that is not its main appeal. For centuries, schools of spinner dolphins have been coming to the stunning bay and, from atop the 50 m (164 ft) cliff, you are almost guaranteed a sighting of some resting in the cove after a night of hunting. Research biologists from the “Projeto Golfinho Rotador” organization monitor the animals daily and readily answer questions. They will even lend you binoculars for a better look. Using our online itinerary creator, Fernando de Noronha attractions like Baia dos Golfinhos can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Baia dos golfinhos has an access through the PIC-Sancho, has a small trail accessible to wheelchair accessible. Coming upstairs, you have the view of Baía dos Golfinhos, usually has someone in the Spinner Dolphin project, there also has binoculars for a better view. I've seen some turtles and, as I was at the time when the dolphins are in the Bay, I couldn't see them, but it is super worth knowing.
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  • The mirante dos golfinhos has a beautiful view of the Bay. Have binoculars to spot dolphins and even sharks. There is also a guide for information. The trail there is quite extensive.
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  • Place to admire dolphins, with their acrobatics, bathing is prohibited, just contemplation of the gazebo, where is offered binoculars to visitors observe the animals.
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