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Cerro de la Silla

Monterrey, Mexico
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Ranked #14 of 63 Attractions in Monterrey
Type: Mountains
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Enschede, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

It is a very nice experience to go all the way to the top of the mountain to be able to see the chain of mountains, but if your physical condition is not so good, the middle part is also worth it to get a panorama of the city. The way up is a little bit heavy, but not impossible.... More

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monterrey, nuevo leon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

The "cerro de la silla" give you a chance to do a really nice trekking... but you have to be prepared because in the las kilometers will be the hardest!

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Monterrey, Mexico
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

This is one of the mountains responsible for Monterrey being called "The city of the mountains". This mountain receives it´s name because it looks like a horse saddle. You can better appreciate ir from "The Obispado"

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Mill Creek, Washington
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111 reviews 111 reviews
19 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Definitely worth the trip up this mountain. It is breathtaking.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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135 reviews 135 reviews
74 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2012

This mountain is the city´s landmark. I can be seen from all the metropolitan area, except on rainy days. In Monterrey we consider bad weather whenever the Saddle Mountain is covered.

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Monterrey, Mexico
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2011

This jog path is great to test your physical condition and get new fresh air. Crowded from people from all ages, especially on weekends. Once you go up you will admire the perfect scene that Monterrey city offers you.

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