The Amazon Sights

INPA–Bosque da Ciência

  • Rua Otávio Cabral s/n Map It
  • Petropolis
  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge
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Fodor's Review

Used as a research station for the INPA (Instituto Nacional de Pesquisa da Amazônia), the 13 hectares of tropical forest here are home to a great diversity of flora and fauna. Highlights include manatee tanks, caiman ponds, turtles, a museum, a botanical garden with an orchidarium, and nature trails where you can spot monkeys. It's a great place for a walk in the shade and as an Amazonian introduction for kids.

Sight Information

Address:

Rua Otávio Cabral s/n, Manaus, 69011-970, Brazil

Map It

Phone:

092-3643–3192

Website: www.inpa.gov.br

Sight Details:

  • R$5
  • Weekdays 9–noon and 2–5, weekends 9–4

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