Cerro Pan de Azucar, Piriapolis

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See the view from the top of Cerro Pan de Azucar, a hill that, with an altitude of 423 m (1,387 ft), represents one of the highest points in the country. Once the site of granite quarrying, this "Sugar Loaf Hill" features a 35 m (115 ft) tall cross, designed by sculptor Juan Zorrilla de San Martin. Go up the spiral staircase that curls up to the cross's horizontal beam to take in extensive views of the surrounding landscape. Arrange your visit to Cerro Pan de Azucar and discover more family-friendly attractions in Piriapolis using our Piriapolis vacation planner.
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  • Already the knew and went back to make the journey. We never got to go up to the cross but it really is a place where the view from above is excellent
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  • Highly recommended outdoor activity... free playground. Spectacular view, in addition to the wildlife reserve
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  • An ideal place for those who want to enjoy the scenery, the sea breeze, tourism adventure. Climb the Hill on foot is a good proposal, for lovers of climbing and adventure.
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