Paseo 21 de Mayo, Valparaiso

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Climb to Paseo 21 de Mayo and see Valparaiso's colorful panorama from high up. Take one of the city's iconic elevators or walk to this natural balcony and promenade that stands on the slopes of Artillery Hill. Up on the platform you can enjoy an impressive view of the ocean, harbor, and the winding city streets. While here, you can also visit the maritime museum and several vendors selling souvenirs and handicrafts. Take some photos, admire the blue Victorian house that stands out in the surroundings, and relax in the small gazebo in the shade. Use our Valparaiso road trip planner to add Paseo 21 de Mayo and other attractions to your Valparaiso vacation plans.
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  • Great place to have a nice view of the port of Valparaíso and take good pictures. It can be reached by elevator (artillery)
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  • You have to go! It is a promenade with a wonderful view of the Harbour and the Bay. It has several jobs typical handicrafts, which stands out most is as halved, the owner is called a friendly white hair Lady Cecilia Fernández and his position is the most beautiful and has product designs of high aesthetic value and affordable prices and very good gust or definitely worthy of mention. You can go alone in family with children and friends and have a nice ride!
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  • The view from the promenade 21 May is magnificent. Observed the operation of the port from a privileged point. In addition, you can walk and buy handicrafts.
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  • Gorgeous vistas of the city, Ocean and just watching the massive cargo ships being loaded is mesmerizing. Definitely make this part of your Valparaiso adventure!
  • Beautiful way to see one of the amazing parts of Valpo. This is just one of the many walks you can do, but definitely do this one as well. It also shows you some of the industrial sides of the city.
  • This place describes best what Valparaiso is. Use the funicular railway to get to up the hill.Fascinating sightseeing to the harbor.
  • Best view of Valparaiso Port. Lots of souvenir shops. Try the Night view that will blow you away
  • Located opposite the coast of valparaiso, is the ride 21 de mayo.

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Where to stay in Valparaiso

Since its inscription on the World Heritage List in 2002, Valparaiso tourism has experienced a meteoric rise. The city now offers a wide range of accommodations, especially budget hostels and mid-range hotels and inns. Cerro Alegre, a hill just to the west of the city center, offers perhaps the largest range of options and looks out over the bustling port. Stay in the friendly neighborhood of Cerro Concepcion to enjoy the best of Valparaiso's cafe culture.
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