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Fuerte de Niebla, Niebla
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On the edge of the Pacific Ocean stands Fuerte de Niebla, one of the historical Valdivia forts which the Spanish Empire built in the 17th century in order to protect the city. The fort's foundations lie on a cancagua stone slope about 30 meters high, dominating the entire bay and open sea. Original canons still line the cliffs edge overlooking the bright blue water. See soldiers reenact traditional colonial ceremonies dressed in original costume. Walk inside the Castilian House where numerous drawings, maps and photos illustrate the history and significance of the fort. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Niebla holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Fuerte de Niebla and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • We have visited the Fort in Niebla of Valdivia from and were very pleasantly surprised, here are how comprehensive the information, the system is as well maintained and how friendly the staff has responded to inquiries. And all without admission - donations are required and we gladly given. Highly recommended!
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  • Remodeled runways, it is an important historical place to visit, beautiful landscape, a few km from Valdivia
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  • Nice place, very interesting to go and learn. Wonderful view of the sea. There is not much information apart from the Museum. Free entry
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  • Cerrado a los lunes
  • Museum and strong fog tells his story when the Spaniards took place and as defended, a Mr. very well the story shaped very practical and funny, a place restored and fitted out for any person who wants to visit, ideal to know already that it is something very beautiful that account a matter story of our country, a place to recommend.
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  • Very beautiful place
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  • A place beautiful for visit still that his aesthetics after its remodeling make that is feel almost separate of the place not leaves of be a place beautiful and historical
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  • Castle of it pure and clean conception of Monfort of Lemus, built by the Spanish in the year 1671 and that was part of the fortifications that defended the Bay of poultry
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