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Cruz del Vigia, Ponce

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Take in views over the city, nearby mountains, and the Caribbean from Cruz del Vigia. The concrete cross, which was built in 1984, measures 34 m (110 ft) tall and 21 m (70 ft) across and features large glass windows that stretch across its two arms. Early Spanish settlers once watched for merchants as well as pirates from this location atop Vigia Hill. Use our Ponce vacation planner to add Cruz del Vigia and other attractions to your Ponce vacation plans.
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  • La Cruceta is built at the top of a mountain called El Vigia or The Lookout. This where an old lighthouse was built during the time of the Spanish domain to help ships approach the bay safely. It is n...  more »
  • If you decide to visit the South area of Puerto Rico, you need to stop in Ponce. The Cruz del Vigia is a very cheap, beautiful and quick place that you can visit and continue on your day. After you pa...  more »
  • My wife, her brother, sister-in-law and I recently visited Puerto Rico together and did some sightseeing in Ponce for a day. The Cruz del Vigia is an amazing structure on the side of a mountain overlo...  more »