Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia, Humahuaca
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Stop by and admire Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia, an imposing sculpture dedicated to the Northern Argentine Army that fought in the war for independence. Designed by Ernesto Soto Avendano, the large copper monument depicts soldiers and a native chief announcing the news that independence has been won. Situated on a small hill, the monument blends with its environment and overlooks the main square of Humahuaca. Climb the 150 steps to the top for a panoramic view of the town and its surroundings. Add Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia and other attractions to your Province of Jujuy trip itinerary using our Province of Jujuy vacation planner.
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  • Incredible details of these heroes of our independence, I met through this visit including three sergeants. EXCITING
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  • We know the importance of the monuments of Argentina, and that this accustomed to travelling knows what happens in each place, Humahuaca there are boys aged between 10 and 13 of age that are offered as guides and do very well indeed, but accompanied because who they say are his younger brothers, who are collecting money for school supplies and want to recite some verses in Exchange for a tip claiming vehemently , The problem is in the misogynistic content, unworthy and depraved of these verses... someone should fix this, since these guys repeat things that don't even know what they mean
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  • The monument is located in the Centre of the village and to access it is climbing a long stairway, which have to climb slowly and carefully for apunarse since it is not observed all the people and the craft fair, the cheapest of all the Creek
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  • Very peaceful and the view is Nice !
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  • Symbolic monument. It is a large monument that carries no more 15 minute visit him. We go up, we get a couple of photo and ready. It is not so important if we don't have much time (although visit it is a matter of a few minutes).
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  • It's beautiful, even though it has not long visit it is worth! The only problem is that if not these accustomed to the height you apunas... but it is coping with... It is beautiful
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  • Beautiful imposing monument
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