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Cerro San Bernardo

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Address: Salta, Argentina
Phone Number: 0387-431-0641
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Good view, nice cable car

The old stations for the cable car are lovely and the view from the top offers a great view of the city.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 17, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The old stations for the cable car are lovely and the view from the top offers a great view of the city.

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Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

we got the cableway to the top and from the start the views are amazing. at the top of the hill, the views of the mountains and the whole city are breathtaking. nice attraction.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We climbed the stairs to the top of Cerro San Bernardo. It's a good 30 minute walk for the averagely fit person. We went up late afternoon to catch the sunset. From the top you get stunning views of the city and surrounding mountains. We had a cloudless sky but there is always a city haze. This is a must... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I walked up the stairs, takes about 30 mins up. It's a steep enough climb, but very do able. The top has lovely views of the valley and the surrounding mountains. I chose to walk back down as the cable car was 85 round trip and 45 one way, so it wasn't worth it. Walk back down takes around 20mins.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

If in Salta you should definitely make the trip up Cerro San Bernardo. We chose to walk up it as we wanted the exercise. It is nearly steps the whole way to the top. I did it in my flip flops so it is not a difficult walk and only takes about 40 minutes to get to the top. On... More 

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Richland, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We rode the cable car to the top of the hill. Luckily we went early enough so there was no line. It was extremely hot in the cable car as no air was entering and it was a hot sunny day. It was a nice place to stroll around on top of the hill. There was a grassy area, an... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We walked from the monument to the top of Cerro San Bernado. The path was mainly stairs but wide enough for people to pass each other going up and down. It is very popular with the locals who use the stairs as a form of exercise. Once we were at the top we walked around the waterfalls/water features and there... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I walked up the hill. It was stairs till the top, not very challenging. On the top you have a good view over Salta. The city is not very impressive, but its great to see the mountains at the horizon.

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We took the teleferico to Cerro san Bernado and walked back into town. The cable car ride is much like any other, and we were lucky it was not a busy day so we didn’t have to queue at all. The landscaping and set up at the top of the Cerro, 258 metres above the level of the city, was... More 

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Seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Took the tram to the top -great views, but kind of touristy at the top. A good thing to do on a clear day

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Address: Salta, Argentina
Phone Number: 0387-431-0641
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Northern Argentina  >  Province of Salta  >  Salta

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