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Serra das Paridas complexo arqueologico

Antiga Estrada do Cafe | complexo arqueológico Serra das Paridas, Lencois, State of Bahia 46960-000, Brazil
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Amazing historical site

Don’t read my rating as an indication of a poor site. It is quite the opposite. The rock art is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dani_Waltrick
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Perth, Australia
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Unique carvings, Enjoy a Magaba

This place was used by old inhabitants of the area to give birth. There are many unique markings... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2016
FairGlobalTraveler
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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“Amazing historical site”
Dec 29, 2016
“Unique carvings, Enjoy a Magaba”
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Antiga Estrada do Cafe | complexo arqueológico Serra das Paridas, Lencois, State of Bahia 46960-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don’t read my rating as an indication of a poor site. It is quite the opposite. The rock art is amazing and mostly well preserved given its exposed to natural elements and not inside a cave. It’s a místicas feeling to stand there and imagine...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2016

This place was used by old inhabitants of the area to give birth. There are many unique markings in the sites, although they are estimated to be somewhat "recent" (500-800 years old). There are many delicious mangaba (taste like a tangy pear) trees here, but...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2015

Excellent, special (almost magic) place: the landscape look almost unreal and the prehistoric paintings are one of the few opportunities in the world to have easy access to see stone-age paintings in original. Since many people are not interested in this kind of culture, it...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2015

A short drive from Lençois on a very rough road, this attraction is often combined with a trip to the Cachoeria de Mosquitos. Both of these sites can give those interested in archaic culture an insight into why aboringinal pepole settled here. Fortunately the prehistoric...More

3  Thank tom h
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Reviewed 24 August 2013

I think any Brazilian going to Chapada should take sometime to visit the prehistoric sites. It's is such a wonderful feeling to discover all this. Everyone in our group definately enjoyed it. i hope the governement will take further care in preserving such a precious...More

2  Thank oilili2012
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Reviewed 22 December 2012

Absolutely worth the trip. These drawings were only discovered in 2005! First you think of a falsification, but that's not true at all. Since their creation, the drawings have been covered with a fine layer of silica, allowing a rough estimation of their age. You...More

3  Thank Veleiro
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