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Monte Serrat

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Address: Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Phone Number: 13-32215665
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Great view of Santos

Take a funicular up the side of Monte Serrat to the old Casino and get a great view of all of Santos from old town to the beach area. Visit the historic church and have a cool... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Tamworth, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Catch the fernicular up to the top of Mount Serrat and you will have great views of old Santos town to the North and modern Santos and the sea to the south. The chapel atbthevtop is also worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Monte Serrat is the highest point in Santos from where one can have an all around view of the city, the ocean and the port. Magnificent views in fact, and there is a tram that takes visitors up and down the steep hill, very interesting.

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Santos, SP
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Enjoy the ride in the vertical tram and visit an old casino and a very cozy church. From there you can see Santos harbor, the beaches, streets, etc

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Edmonton
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128 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Take a funicular up the side of Monte Serrat to the old Casino and get a great view of all of Santos from old town to the beach area. Visit the historic church and have a cool breeze before heading back down.

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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My husband was the one who found out about Monte Serrat, I have been to Santos many times in my life, and I had never gone to Monte Serrat. It was a totally awesome experience. You go up in a trolley, when you get up their, the views are exquisite, you see the whole city, their is also a little... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The ride up Monte Serrat is surprisingly expensive (25 BRL) compared to other attractions in Santos - most museums charge between 5 and 20 BRL. But the views are impressive and the 30 mins in between rides is just enough to tour the summit (and the machine room) before taking the ride back down.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

This place will give you a feeling of top of the world - Santos city from this hill looking Huge and modern. You can go on the top by your feet or by special train. On the hill you will find an old cafe with good photos on the walls, so you can feel a real atmosphere of this specific... More 

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Santos, SP
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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Enjoy the ride in the vertical tram and visit an old cassino and a very cozy church. Choose a sunny day and don´t loose the nice view of all the city.

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Tonyc32
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112 reviews 112 reviews
17 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

I thought this attraction was pretty poor. I'll explain why - - The cost to use the tram to go and down up is huge! $23R!! More than my lunch that day! Considering it's only about 150m I would have walked had it been possible. I've been on cable cars and trams that go more than 20 times that distance... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

From on top of this mountain you have a beautiful view of Santos, the port and the ocean. The steep tram ride up and down is a nice added touch.

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