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La Catedral, Paracas
(3.5/5 based on 140+ reviews on the web)
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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  • The usual rock on the shore of the Pacific Ocean, similar to the Cathedral was damaged during an earthquake in the year 2007, so any feelings I have not provoked. Better penguins at Ballestas watch than this pseudo do not recommend landmark.
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  • The most beautiful to be known in the reserve of Paracas. This is wilderness, where you want to be enjoying for hours, bathed by the Sun, strong wind is a landscape that I'm pretty sure that's going to score. Site with few people, if you like to enjoy a beautiful and desolate place, alone or accompanied, do not miss, because it makes it worth any sacrifice.
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  • The natural bridge is nearly 10 years ago collapsed, but still this is a beautiful place to go. The water swirls and pounds in this piece really huge.
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