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Mirador del Sol, Merlo
(4.6/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web)
Follow a rustic yet paved mountain path up to Mirador del Sol and you will be awarded with panoramic vistas of the city, neighboring towns, the valley, and the mountains. Walk around, pick a picnic spot, or have a drink at a cafe sitting 1,470 m (4,823 ft) above sea level. Several stops along the way offer opportunities to zipline, horseback ride, and paraglide. If you continue up the road, you will come to the edge of the Sierra Mountains, where the paved path turns into a hiking track. Plan your Mirador del Sol visit and explore what else you can see and do in Merlo using our Merlo trip builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • Amazing place, if you go to Merlo can not fail to visit the viewpoint of the Sun, since the view and the landscape from this beautiful place is incredible! Also has a variety of acticvidades to make fun!
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  • A place that you can not let go, a great view, peace, nature 100%. Very good road
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  • Very beautiful place, to go up and enjoy the scenery. Beautiful view of merlo from above. There is a very nice walk from craftsmen, and if you want to have a coffee there is a candy!
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  • The road to the ridge is beautiful. You're going up along roads curve and curve and always up. There are times that is a little bit of fear because it is long cliff, but it is worth. Unfortunately when we were was cloudy so it could not see the city of Merlo. It will need to be!
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  • Excellent view and really is easy vehicular access since it is paved road. Then these 8km and 1000 meters more than another beautiful great viewpoint; but that will be for another review...
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  • Road to the edge of the Hill have this viewpoint where we get a view of all Merlo and surroundings. A spectacular view, mainly in the evening. See the city by night from there above must be spectacular but not recommend to descend at night since the signage is not the best. There are crafts and places to stop to look at the landscape.
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  • A fascinating place
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  • I loved it. I was in March of this year (2016) and the truth that I was fascinated! ...
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