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Cruz del Vigia, Ponce

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#5 of 8 in Historic Sites in Ponce
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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  • August 4, 2017
    Espectacular view, great place to take the best pictures of Ponce, they have an elevator or you can take the stairs ( I don't recommended)  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    This one had a senior (over 60) discount - under $3 each for the tower (including elevator) and the Japanese gardens. Maybe the best part about the top of the tower was the air conditioning - NICE. Th...  more »
  • June 27, 2017
    The site has a breathtaking view, but not well maintained. In addition, the road to the cruceta el Vigía is not very safe
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