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Cerro del Fortin, Oaxaca

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Historic Walking Area
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TripAdvisor
  • Hey everybody-- There's some conflicting information on TA about Fortin, so I wanted to post an update. I live in Oaxaca, so thought a 'locals' perspective might be helpful here, rather than somebody ...  more »
  • Sorry to learn that some visitors to Cerro del Fortin came into harm's way. I spent October 2015 in Oaxaca and ran/walked the escaleras (stairs) and road to the planetarium almost every morning and ea...  more »
  • Careful. I really wish I'd read up before we went. Up to planetarium is probably ok but even then I'd be careful. We pushed on and were robbed of everything at knifepoint at the next peak. Very scary ...  more »
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  • Good location within the city for the physical activity, above all morning; climb and walk the dirt road feel while peace and quiet for being in contact with nature and away from the noise. You can start climbing the "stairs of the Fortin", accessible by street Crespo, and then continue until you almost reach the Observatory to deviate and take the dirt road.
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  • Much peace, relaxation, perfect for physical activity
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