Valparaiso's Gate (La Puerta de Valparaiso), Valparaiso

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Valparaiso's Gate (La Puerta de Valparaiso) serves as entryway to the bustling World Heritage-listed part of the city. Home of the National Congress and the Chilean Navy, the city boasts historical architecture and walks into the hills surrounding it. In the past sailors from around the world settled here, giving the port its diverse cultural populace. You can visit the naval museum or even sail out into the harbor to tour the Chilean battleships; alternatively, take in the vibrant street art that adorns many of the buildings. Work out when and for how long to visit Valparaiso's Gate (La Puerta de Valparaiso) and other Valparaiso attractions using our handy Valparaiso trip planner .
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  • This is my city the more beautiful and picturesque of chile with hills, its colors and lifts... whenever I can travel as tourists have some very beautiful promenades beautiful views... Valparaíso de my love ❤
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  • You must get out of your bus or car and walk the streets of Valparaiso to know it. Yes, there are parts that are dirty, with crumbling buildings, but the "soul" (as another reviewer but it) is there o...  more »
  • The place is quirky. At first we don't like, we found dirty and looking dangerous. After we go up one of the lifts (means of transport used in the past that keeps today by tourism) changed her mind. We arrived in an alley of colourful restaurants and with a wonderful view to the harbour. We chose the restaurant fauna, by sight, but the dishes and the wine were wonderful. Then we wandered around aimlessly and color and Bohemian place tbm called us much attention. Next to the port also has many restaurants with incredible view. The port itself doesn't like that much. Then we go to Viña Del Mar, which pleased us even more.
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  • A lovely and romantic
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  • Wonderful location and beautiful view from the lookout on May 21
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  • Tourist place more beautiful than port no
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  • Beautiful city and very rich food
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  • Cute picture to visit
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