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La Catedral, Paracas

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Once a striking natural bridge over the dramatic coastline, La Catedral sustained damage during a 2007 earthquake. Although the cave and full arch collapsed, what remains of the stone arch still cuts a striking profile along the Paracas National Reserve coast. Take a camera along to capture the avian wildlife that flock to the area, as well as the stunning juxtaposition between the azure waves and jagged yellow stone. Put La Catedral at the forefront of your travel plans using our Paracas vacation route planner.
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  • Another Riddle... has you d see a cathedral! circuit requires a paracas... Luckily it was not too hot... 40 *...
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  • This view point is within the Reserve as you drive around. It is huge in the sea. It was rather windy on the day we were there, so take care! 
  • the 2007 earthquake collapsed the arches, when I was there the cliffs and fog and surf was cool looking, but could barely even see the cathedral rock, so much fog