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A rare Geological Park

It is my understanding there are not many geological reserves in the world, and Grutas del Palacio... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2014
Latitude33
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Uruguay
Interested in Geology? Then this is worth the trip!

The geological history of Grutas del Palacio is quite interesting, the walk through the rural... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2013
Diane W
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Broadway, North Carolina
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23 Apr 2014
“A rare Geological Park”
3 Nov 2013
“Interested in Geology? Then this is worth the trip!”
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Reviewed 23 April 2014

It is my understanding there are not many geological reserves in the world, and Grutas del Palacio (Palace Caves) is one. This is a 70 million year formation that is partially uncovered (a large area is underground) and very interesting indeed. It is said this...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Reviewed 3 November 2013

The geological history of Grutas del Palacio is quite interesting, the walk through the rural countryside of Flores to get to the caves is lovely, the small museum has some interesting items, our guide was excellent (She spoke English quite well.), and the video (in...More

Date of experience: October 2013
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