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

(3.2/5 based on 130 reviews on the web)
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. Use our Valparaiso travel itinerary planner to add Valparaiso's Gate (La Puerta de Valparaiso) and other attractions to your Valparaiso vacation plans.
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  • Valparaiso Center very dirty, unattractive port with poor-quality tents products, toilets and bad care. Climb the elevator overlooking the Harbor, painted houses and pinchadas, with so many stairs to discourage. I couldn't visit the home of Pablo Neruda through time, only the acquis which is in front. I wouldn't ride again, in addition to exhausting what you find discourages another visit.
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  • I recommend that all the walk through the city is with a good walk so you can appreciate the wonderful buildings of the city,
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  • The city of Valparaiso with their House of singular architecture is a beautiful place. The narrow streets and steep hills to climb make the city a provincial place. No wonder it is one of the world heritage sites of UNESCO.
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