La Pedrera is the most green and luminous spa of Rocha. Placed on the rocky Fair-haired top, he acquires his appearance of big balcony to the sea that characterizes her, and provides to his panoramic visitors removedoras, from his picturesque boulevard. His colouring constructions splashed in the hillsides of the small wooded cliff, seem to express so many luminosity as that of his golden sand.
Rocks of 600:000.000 of years of antiquity, they present interesting `baroque´ designs provoked by the erosion.
To La Pedrera it was known formerly as Punta Rubia, since the ancient sailors, on having discerned from the sea the color of his sand, gave him this name.
Nowadays La Pedrera is a small, calm and exclusive spa leaned along a rocky drawstring on the Atlantic Ocean, forming a cliff that characterizes her as a beautiful balcony to the sea. To visualize from there the dawns and the full moon reflected in the Ocean provides a spectacle that will always astonish us.
If we look at the sea from July until November, we will be surprised after see the Francs whales, in his passage from the south towards other latitudes.
His excellent considered beaches of the best in the country, they invite to the bath and to the recreation. Also they offer to us unbeatable conditions for the practice of the Surfing.
In his infrastructure La Pedrera is provided with magnificent offer of hotelería, apart-hotel, huts and houses of rent, casino to 12 Km. (La Paloma), medical service and selling of crafts.
Also it is provided with advisable restaurants, where the hospitality of his people is combined with the exquisiteness of his handmade plates between what they stand out prepared with the fruits of the sea.