Complejo El Zapato, Capilla del Monte
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Legend has it that hundreds of years ago, on every thirteenth moon, Indian chiefs, shamans, and healers would gather under Complejo El Zapato, which was shaped by wind and erosion in the recognizable form of a shoe. "The Shoe" clearly stands out among other granite rocks in this rugged and imposing mountain terrain. Look for a cave and a fountain next to the stone steps at the foot of the rock. Climb to the top of the rock for scenic views of the surroundings, including the Dolores River and the dam. A giant slide and a zipline will attract adventurous souls, while the rest can chill and grab a bite at a restaurant. For a memento to bring home, visit the crafts fair. Before you head to Capilla del Monte, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Capilla del Monte vacation builder, to make sure you see all that Capilla del Monte has to offer, including Complejo El Zapato.
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  • Stop and in 30 min will enjoy a beautiful view of the mountains and of the dike. The natural monument Zapato is nice but keeps the supporting trophy
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  • While the environment is cute the complex this abandoned neglected and dirty. NOR IS IT WORTH IN THAT STATE.
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  • More than rock representing a shoe, the surrounding landscape is not to be missed. Pity that the Vandals write on rocks. Pity that the aqutoridades are absent to stop vandals
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