Attractions

Top Choice Park in Fernando de Noronha

Parque Nacional Marinho de Fernando de Noronha

Covering around 70% of the main island and all the surrounding sea, Parque Nacional Marinho de Fernando de Noronha contains most of the archipelago's must-see sights including its three best beaches and all of the s…
Top Choice Beach in Fernando de Noronha

Baía do Sancho

The most stunning stretch of sand on an island of magnificent beaches, Baía do Sancho is a protected cove of brilliant turquoise waters backed by forest-clad cliffs. The difficult access – visitors must either desce…
Beach in Fernando de Noronha

Praia do Leão

The wildest of Noronha's big three, broad and rugged Praia do Leão is perhaps the one place that best encapsulates Noronha's impressive isolation. It's a long stretch of golden sand fronted by gradually darkening bl…
Beach in Fernando de Noronha

Baía dos Porcos

Diminutive Baía dos Porcos is the smallest of Noronha's signature beaches and has just 30m of golden sands divided by dark volcanic rocks facing fantastically colored waters. It offers sensational panoramas of the M…
Fort in Fernando de Noronha

Forte dos Remédios

Easily the best preserved of the island’s Portuguese forts, Forte dos Remédios is well worth a visit and has great views from its hilltop above Vila dos Remédios. At the time of writing, the fort was in the middle o…
Museum in Fernando de Noronha

Museu a Céu Aberto da Tartaruga Marinha

Based at the Centro de Visitantes in Vila do Boldró, this open-air museum has displays on sea turtles by the Projeto Tamar (Tamar Project; www.tamar.org.br), an NGO working to protect endangered sea turtles, plus a …