Cerro San Cristobal, Santiago

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Enjoy panoramic views of Santiago at Cerro San Cristobal. The hill rises 300 m (984 ft) above the city, and its slopes form the city's largest park. Wander the shady, green paths, take a stroll through the Japanese garden, see the animals in the zoo, or take a cooling dip in one of two municipal pools. At the summit look for a sanctuary dedicated to the Immaculate Conception, which includes an amphitheater for holding religious ceremonies and a 22 m (72 ft) statue of the Virgin Mary. Pickpockets and thieves sometimes operate in the park, especially during business hours when tourists make up the majority of visitors. Put Cerro San Cristobal into our Santiago vacation trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Santiago.
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  • Made for everyone, if you like doing sport is the best choice since it is very large, quiet and safe. You can make the journey by walking, cycling or have transport such as elevators and telefericos.para adults and children. It has very nice vantage points, pool and many games for children. Visit from 3 pm to 4 pm is the time right.
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  • A visit that should not miss if you are in Santiago. Spectacular views, spacious places, a walk designed to enjoy. Good signage and squares of meals.
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  • A place that can be seen from its highest point the Valley where this city of Santiago the splendor of its ascent with the vegetation that the climate of the place gives a fantastic environment.
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