The Hill of Glory (Cerro de la Gloria), Mendoza

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Enjoy sweeping views over Mendoza at The Hill of Glory (Cerro de la Gloria). The iconic peak, located in lush San Martin Park, attracts visitors looking to appreciate the panorama, as well as those interested in the area's military history. Tilt your head back and stand in awe of the peak's imposing bronze statue, which commemorates the Army of the Andes' successful vanquishing of the area's Spanish rulers in 1817. Admire the detail of the soldiers and horses crafted by the statue's chief sculptor, Uruguayan Juan Manuel Ferrari. Before you head to Mendoza, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Mendoza vacation planner, to make sure you see all that Mendoza has to offer, including The Hill of Glory (Cerro de la Gloria).
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  • Visit Valley with accompaniment, in order to properly understand the meaning of the monument. For Argentines is something you see at school, but for foreigners is a step to know better the hermanos.
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  • Excellent monument. It is really lovely to visit and observe every detail of the sculptures.
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  • The rise is in vehicle and is in perfect condition. When you get to the monument to the army of the andes, you can feel the power that radiates. It runs in a circular motion and is going Recalling the history of the Gral. San Martin.
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