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Torre de El Cable, Manizales
(4.2/5 based on 85 reviews on the web)
The tallest lattice tower in an elaborate cable transport system from Manizales to Mariquita, Torre de El Cable served as a key part of this feat of engineering from 1922 to 1961. Long out of commission, it nevertheless continues to draw visitors with its impressive construction of approximately 1,470 blocks of wood from Guaiacum, mahogany, bay, and Comino trees. Contemplate the genius it took to build and stroll the historical area surrounding. Plan your Torre de El Cable visit and explore what else you can see and do in Manizales using our Manizales trip builder.
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  • There are many options to get to this place, you can reach by bus or taxi. a juan valdez, a shopping center with the same name cable located in this area. and in the evening you can watch how it changes color. also have more options. cable down there are bars and food areas.
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  • Most striking monuments of the city and free of charge. The best way to appreciate it is night. It is a reference to settle in the area of bars/restaurants
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  • There's not much to say, since it is as all returns on cable, shakes, some old screaming as if they descuartizaran it and you.
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