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Pirangi Cashew Tree (Cajueiro de Pirangi)

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Address: Pirangi, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Description: What resembles a forest is actually just one cashew tree whose...
What resembles a forest is actually just one cashew tree whose circumference measures 500 yards and which produces 60,000 nuts per year.
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The Pirangi Cashew Tree is amazing and unbelievable for its huge size!! It's a typical tourism place to go and see with your own eyes. There is no photo that could represent its... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 4, 2014
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Natal, RN
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The Pirangi Cashew Tree is amazing and unbelievable for its huge size!! It's a typical tourism place to go and see with your own eyes. There is no photo that could represent its size!

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Carmi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

This was worth the stop. Beautiful view from the top!! Can not believe it is all one tree. The beaches are just beautiful there as well.

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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314 helpful votes 314 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

A true natural wonder - why shouldn't we be amazed about this more than we are? Is it the tourist shopping surrounding the entry, the fee that makes one wonder about the value or the overlook structure that still doesn't do it justice? Whatever the case, it is hard to fathom the size of this tree species and it is... More 

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Natal, RN
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

One of those attractions in Brazil that don't really gives you a kick ! Been the same all these years Badly managed, boring, a quick 15 mins to go round under this Guiness World Record Tree and see branches and roots every where. The observation tower was better but don't expect to get a postcard view because it sucks! No... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Very interesting because it is unique: nowhere else you will see a tree like that. You can enjoy a delicius juice and shop for local crafts.

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Beachbade
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This cashew tree is amazing.We got a private taxi tour to take us to see the cashew tree, the largest in the world, the size of a football pitch. There are tourist shops around as well as restaurants and cafes. Well worth a little trip,but not much else to see.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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31 reviews 31 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Incredible how big is the caju tree. Very good touristic information with WiFi available. A handcraft Market complete the visitors wishes.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

An interesting tree to admire. The place is well kept and is really nice to walk around the tree. You can also climb some steps and have a good look from the top. Not an expensive morning out. At the exit of the place you can try cashew juice. Not nice!

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Burke, Virginia, United States
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This was a very worthwhile side trip and worth the minor fee to get in. You must go up the tower to see the full size of this tree. It's amazing, would have enjoyed seeing it during harvest time. The guides provided useful information and enjoyed a taste of the juice.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

It's an easy well-marked 20-minute drive from Natal to O Meior Cajueiro do Mundo, the world's largest cashew tree. It is enormous. Do not expect the trunk to be thick like a California sequoia, or tall like redwood. What makes it "world's largest" is that it is a single tree that is the size of a forest. The impressive tree... More 

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