Pedra Balao, Pocos de Caldas

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Geologic Formation Nature / Park
Although it was formed by wind and rain erosion some 60 million years ago, the neatly stacked rocks of Pedra Balao (Stone Balloon) look for all the world like some giant has carefully position them there. Climb on top for a breathtaking panorama of the lush surrounding landscape. Plan your visit to Pedra Balao and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Pocos de Caldas vacation generator.
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  • The road on the narrow road is already a tanking as you climb up the São Domingos mountain range. In vewz of you follow up to the Christ, some 600 m before you bend right. It has a schedule of visits ...  more »
  • Packed with local visitors. Not sure what all the hassle is about. Nice views and road side. Souvenir shop and toilets near by. Can be missed I guess....  more »
  • If you are not afraid of heights then it's definitely worth the trip while on your way to Cristo Redentor stop by and see it and take amazing pics  more »
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  • ok
  • Many people criticize the location as being only a stone, but I found a very nice place to spend some time admiring the nature.
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  • Magical place of easy asseso a landscape for those who like to discover the most amazing places on our Brazil
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  • Location for pictures quite differentiated.
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  • Interesting .... but no big deal. The location is beautiful, rounded stones and the pesra balloon itself ... interesting ... but nothing exceptional.
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