Monumento al Ovejero, Coyhaique

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A city landmark, Monumento al Ovejero is a granite monument depicting a shepherd walking with his herd of sheep, a horse, and a dog. Throughout history, shepherds traditionally served as the pillars of local community, and their herds provided a major source of income for the entire region. Take your camera along and mount the horse or one of the sheep for a fantastic photo opportunity. Make Monumento al Ovejero a centerpiece of your Coyhaique vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Coyhaique trip itinerary planner .
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  • Statues in the South of Chile, Coyhaique among other extreme cities, of a green infinity, rains and winds of a difficult nature, but that these men know so heroically. The statue to the Shepherd, is beautiful by itself alone, look to the soil, hair, and blanket to the wind, from the cold that it looses its walk, surrounded by the files dog, wet but happy, and the shaggy sheep who in Group walking, the man behind, longing to reach the home , and get off the cold with a rich homemade bread and a maté, to finish the day, in the same way that began the new dawn.
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  • It is typical of the area, and it is very well maintained, feels that there is respect in the area for its monuments. A place where you have to go to take the photo of rigor or leave a memory in the mind.
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  • This monument tell us about history of these parts and for that reason is very important for local people. All of us (visitors from other continents) should respect memory of hard life and struggles o...  more »
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  • Nice play area for kids
  • Kinda nice
  • For an afternoon, good pictures
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  • very cute all I love
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  • Very beautiful place
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