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Monte de San Pedro, La Coruna

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Monte de San Pedro, a military fort turned park, offers great walks with views of the city of A Coruña and out over the ocean. Take the unique panoramic elevator to get up the hill, where you’ll see old bunkers and cannons. The huge reach of those weapons helped to hide German submarines and boats during World War II. Try the on-site restaurant for snacks or a nice dinner. Using our world travel planner, La Coruna attractions like Monte de San Pedro can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Way up on high and another magnificent viewing point in delightful parkland. Fair amount of parking available but might be a little difficult in the high summer. Most unusual monster cannons are on di...  more »
  • I was looking for a romantic location to propose to my girlfriend and el Monte de San Pedro was it! I chose very well, it offers the best views of La Coruna; was peaceful and green with some interesti...  more »
  • A great walk to the top of the mountain. I love walking around the park and admiring the best view in the city. Take a Picnic!  more »
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  • Very nice views and interesting scenery. There is a bush labyrinth and a route of bunkers and cannons
  • A wonderful and exceptional place where you can enjoy unique views of the entire environment of the city of A Coruña. Especially the windy days of no rain can enjoy the wind in your face and the breaking of the waves on the rocks. In the distance the Tower of Hercules. You can upload by car, walking down a dark path or in bubble zipper for 3 euros from the promenade. It also boasts unique coffee shop and restaurant. The Park is green and wooded and is well taken care of. It even has some another ruin. Nothing more I can tell you it was a short visit. Bye.
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  • Fantastic views of the city and old battery from defensive cannons. It is a very advisable to approach site
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  • Site beautiful and curious, since in it an old zone with military batteries. They have public toilets and there is a nice bar-restaurant with amazing views.
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  • Beautiful place from which sees all of la Coruña. It has several cannons and trenches. A good place to spend an afternoon with the family or the couple. By putting a snag, the ascensor-mirador of glass is a little expensive.
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