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Reviewed August 19, 2018

As you travel through the Paracas National Reserve, you will come upon one of the main geomorphological attraction along the Paracas coast... the La Catedral arch (the Cathedral) which was partially destroyed during the 2007 earthquake, but it still remains one of the main attractions...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed May 20, 2018

When touring Paracas National Park one of the scenic lookouts is La Catedral. With the loss of its arch due to a past earthquake it is nothing special. There are many birds nesting in the cliffs. On the day we visited it was very windy...More

Thank Barheat
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Impressive rock formation, but not as cathedrally as before the earthquake in 2007 which collapsed the arc. Good views anyway.

Thank holger b
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Take the tour or the national reserve and enjoy some beautiful scenery, one of which is the cathedral. It is best on a clear day so that you can see into the distance.

Thank Gene S
Reviewed March 5, 2018

The views from where we were are breathtaking. This is well worth a visit - usually through a tour of the Natural Reserve.

Thank Rosemary B
Reviewed March 1, 2018

Great rock formation in the ocean, and coastline. Unfortunately the recent earthquake has destroyed part of the arch, however it is still a stunning site to explore. Follow my #30somethinggapyear on Instagram @DatLoongJourney.

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

Just a very interesting place where you see sand in all colors and how the rock formation have formed. Great place for pictures,

Thank Lori L
Reviewed January 11, 2018

This is one of my top favorite places in the world, and I have been to over 35 countries! The view from the new overlook will take your breath away. It is very windy there adding a greater sense of grandeur.

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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

5 police shakedowns later, my son and I made it from the Nazca and Paracas desert back to Lima. Our strategies included dividing up the $100 dollars the Hilton gave us on credit (after the police stole all of our money earlier). We divided the...More

Thank Roberthetraveler
Reviewed August 30, 2017

This rock used to look like a catedral but it was broken off by a recent earthquake. Good to see what earthquakes do on this side of the world. Now it doesn't look like a catedral but the tour guide said most common guess of...More

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