El Cirial Rojo in Cabo Rojo Municipality, Puerto Rico
Photo by Jay Wilbur
NABSQNO 19Q-691140-1983770. El Cirial Rojo is a sea natural arch eroded by wave action through an ancient coral reef (limestone). It is located near the Cabo Rojo lighthouse in Cabo Rojo Municipality, Puerto Rico. Access is via occasional trails from the road that leads up to the lighthouse. It has a span of 8 feet, a width of 2 feet, a thickness of 1 foot, and a height of about 20 feet, depending upon the tide. "El Cirial Rojo" translates into "The Red Candlestick" in English.
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