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Turri Clock Tower

Address: Valparaiso, Chile
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Ranked #40 of 66 things to do in Valparaiso
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: The wedge-shaped Turri Tower is one of the oldest clocks in the city.
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Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: The wedge-shaped Turri Tower is one of the oldest clocks in the city.
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Canada
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146 reviews 146 reviews
139 attraction reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Before we came to this financial district, we walked by Avenida Brazil , Plaza Victoria, Plaza Sotomayor, and Paso 21 de Mayo. Everyone was so relaxed and laid back. But when we came to the Turri clock Tower area. I noticed everybody’s pace is faster. We even had to walk faster to keep up. In Valparaíso’s heyday the oldest Spanish... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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420 reviews 420 reviews
153 attraction reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

What?? Is this it? Surprised this even got type in the guide book. Don't bother walking here unless you happen to be already walking by.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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508 reviews 508 reviews
320 attraction reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

The best view of the clock is probably from Paseo Gervasoni. It tops the narrow end of a building between Cochrane and Prat Roads. It has an odd bulbous thing on top otherwise fairly ordinary.

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Quilpue, Chile
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

The tower is one of the iconic landmarks in Valparaiso. However, I don't find it particularly interesting. There are many more interesting places to see and visit in the city...

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Valparaiso, Chile
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34 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

Interesting clock tower, one of the symbols of the city. The egg-shaped light on top is the nicest part.

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Santiago, Chile
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

The Turri Clock Tower is a must in Valparaiso. You will have one of the best views of the port, and there are many nice cafes and shops in the sorrounding area.

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