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Petrified Forest Natural Monument Park (Bosques Petrificados)

| Salida desde Ruta Nr. 3, km 2074, Argentina
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A must

It is true, the site is located rather far from civilization, but its remoteness and loneliness... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2016
Alexsas777
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Binfield, United Kingdom
Absolutely worth visiting.

This park is located about 26 kilometers off the main road and the road to the park is only... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2015
Dmitri K
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State College, Pennsylvania
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Jan 5, 2016
“A must”
Jun 5, 2015
“Absolutely worth visiting.”
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| Salida desde Ruta Nr. 3, km 2074, Argentina
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Reviewed January 5, 2016

It is true, the site is located rather far from civilization, but its remoteness and loneliness makes it even more attractive! You can't believe your senses: you see the wood, but touch the stone! It is very difficult to appreciaty the magnificence of this site...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2015

This park is located about 26 kilometers off the main road and the road to the park is only partially paved, but it is a thing of beauty! Reminded me a bit of Badlands. The park itself is interesting, the stories are educational: you can...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2014

For those who are into curious places, and willing to spend quite some time to get to them, this three hour trip is worth the effort. About 180 km (or 110 miles) from downtown Comodoro Rivadavia, with about 18 km of dirt road, you'll find...More

Thank Alberto L
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Reviewed September 10, 2014

A large area of ragged sandstone hills littered with the trunks of scores of petrified Monkey Puzzle or Araucaria trees. There are also millions of shards broken from the trees lying all over the ground and long views over the surrounding desert to distant mountain...More

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