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Cristo Rey, Cali

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Climb to the top of the Hill of Crystals to see Cristo Rey. The large statue of Jesus Christ stands 26 m (85 ft) tall and overlooks the village. Made of iron and concrete, the statue commemorates the 50-year anniversary of the end of the War of a Thousand Days, a Colombian civil war. Take it slow while scaling the hill so you can view the sculptures of Carlos Andrés Gómez, who has sculpted various works into the side of the hill. To visit Cristo Rey and get the most from your holiday in Cali, create itinerary details personal to you using our Cali travel itinerary maker.
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  • You have to go, and evening when Cali goes ecendiendo your lights for the night. The view not to be missed. They close early, so it doesn't to go at night.
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  • Beautiful experience. First time visiting. Going up was a little work out, it didn't help that it was raining a little but it was worth the work. The view from above was simply majestic. The rain didn...  more »
  • It has a nice view of the city, nice to go in a sunny day. You can take a taxi that costs $25.000 per way. The taxi driver stayed there with us for around 15 minutes to take us down. It's a nice place...  more »
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  • Great views of the city. Rather safe to arrive and visit. Many sports enthusiasts walk, run, or bike to the top. Some snacks and artesanias are available on the way up.
  • Awesome site in Cali!!
  • Great city view
  • You can see the whole city from there (if is this possible, 'cause it is huge)
  • Great view of the city!