Pedra dos Cinco Pontões - From Approximate area, Brazil

Pedra dos Cinco Pontões - From Approximate area, Brazil
Pedra dos Cinco Pontões - From Approximate area, Brazil
Pedra dos Cinco Pontões (meaning 'Rock of the Five Bridges') is a large flat-topped mountain located in the city of Joatuba, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. The mountain features 5 arches or bridges formed by massive granite blocks, and it stands as a unique natural attraction. From the top of the mountain, you are able to get a 360-degree view of the surrounding landscape, which includes lush fields and the many mountains in the area. For those looking to explore the area on foot, there are several trails of varying difficulty levels, mapping out the best of what Pedra dos Cinco Pontões has to offer. It is also a great place to enjoy a picnic, as there are plenty of places to relax and take in the view. Lastly, the area surrounding the mountain offers plenty of opportunities for bird watchers, as flocks of many different species can usually be seen in the area.