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Pedra Furada

Jericoacoara, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Ranked #6 of 11 Attractions in Jericoacoara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic Formations
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

we only took pics from top, it was a very challenging rock climbing to get there, we were advised my many that was not worth the hike, the view from the top were as beautiful

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London, United Kingdom
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I had no idea how to get here but at about 4pm/half 4, hoards of people began walking out of the main town and over the hills. I followed them and found Pedro Furada easily enough, it takes abut 40 minutes. The walk isn't strenuous but there are slightly steep places, and sharp pebbles/vines along the way so I would... More

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Do not waste your time going there unless you are around, go for a jog early morning. Just a rock with a hole, nothing special.

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Fortaleza, CE
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The walk to get there brings you beautiful landscapes, the encounter of the sun and sea, make sure you bring enough water!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Beautiful piece of nature however it is what it is - a rock with a hole in the middle. Visited in July when the sun actually sets in the middle of the hole but it was so full of people trying to snap their money shots that we got a bit annoyed and moved to one of the several little... More

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Fortaleza, CE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This rock is one of the symbols of Jericoacoara. It takes some time to get there but it is worthy. If you start early you can get most of the way through the beach. If you start late in the day you will have to go through the hill. If you have locomotion problems than hire a buggy that will... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A must visit if you are in Jeri! takes a bit of a hike to get there but its worth it! you walk from Jeri but I would recommend visit while doing a buggy tour.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A group from town walks to Pedra Furada ensemble every day at a certain time (ask at your pousada, they all know what time and where you can catch them). The walk there is really beautiful, with wild donkeys dotting the hills. Once there everyone scrambles to take a photo of themselves in the middle of the rock, which is... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

You get there by coach and then 800m walk up the slope down to the beach. In July, the sunset is exactly between the beach and the stone, and you can see the sun setting exactly the "hole". Fantastic.

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Araraquara, SP
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

There are three ways to access the beach from the pierced stone (pedra furada) and loose stone (pedra solta), however, the path that borders the beaches is the most difficult and beautiful. Should be done by young people willing to walk in very soft sand. Stone loose beacn and stone pierced beach are the two things that should be seen... More

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