The Stone Bau – Pedra do Bau

Baú Stone
At the top of Serra da Mantiqueira, is located the majestic Pedra do Baú (Stone of the Trunk), 1.950 meter-high . Although it is part of the municipal district of São Bento do Sapucaí, the Pedra do Baú is in Campos de Jordão’s tourist script, and can be seen from almost anywhere in the city. Formerly called Embaú’s(watchman) Stone, it was popularly known as "Trunk" (Baú), due to its rectangular format. The Stone consists of an imposing granite block with a base of 540 meters in length by 40 meters in width and 340 meter-high.

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