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Ascensor El Peral, Valparaiso

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Ascend from the justice halls of Valparaiso to the top of charming Cerro Alegre with Ascensor El Peral. The recently renovated funicular was declared a national historical monument of Chile in 1998--recognition for the thousands of locals and visitors it has ferried up the hill over the years. Although you won't see a lot out of the windows on your way up, you can enjoy views over Valparaiso and the water from the top of the hill. Our Valparaiso trip itinerary maker makes visiting Ascensor El Peral and other Valparaiso attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • It is part of the heritage of humanity by the UNESCO. It connects the plaza sotomayor with the Yugoslav promenade. A forced walk for those who visit Valparaíso.
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  • Functioning and well-maintained gear. This was a few years ago fully restored ascensor. Also above beautiful place to stay.
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  • Restored acensor with a view of the harbor. You can see all of the mechanics as you descend. At the bottom note the antique turnstiles.  more »
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  • Newly reinagurado, restored it and is beautiful. The wonderful attention
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  • Recently renovated, very useful for quickly reaching the Yugoslav promenade. Very economical.
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  • Not to be missed in Valparaíso to the viewpoint. The children enjoy it much.
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  • Excellent transport and cheap also
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