Cerro San Cristobal, Lima

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Take in a panoramic view of Santiago's full expanse from the vantage point of Cerro San Cristobal. Smack-dab in the middle of the city, this big hill is a great place to get your bearings, spot famous landmarks, and familiarize yourself with the layout of the city's different sectors. The hill rises 880 m (2,890 ft), with views of everything from the Andes Mountains to the Cordillera de la Costa. Hop on a tour bus for a ride to the top, where you'll find some snack stalls and public restrooms. Plan to visit Cerro San Cristobal during your Lima vacation using our convenient Lima driving holiday planning website .
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  • Excellent view of Lima, but you have to be very careful with the offer of transportation to the top of this Hill, lately is h vusto semasiada informality by which it is hacwr all questions about security and seriedda in this service. The need of the rransportes are comfortable but the safety is u theme to assess cn responsibility
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  • security if they offer the tourist please put surveillance cannot be a policeman or watchman they assail much to foreigners and there is much fog in winter or go.
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  • Slope to climb was so steep, preferred, enjoy the nightlife and the freshness of the same, stunning sight, there in the distance, thousands of lights, conversed together, describing the vastness of a city that doesn't sleep
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