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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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  • A must experience in Valparaiso however the line up to go up was huge. We went down and walked straight in to a car with no wait. Cheap too!  more »
  • Beautiful the spots of these hills, I recommend to visit these landmarks. In addition are are available several restaurants to eat.
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  • Ride this ascensor (funicular railway), which dates back to 1902, to get to the back streets of Valparaiso to sample the brightly painted buildings and get views over the harbour.  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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