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I recommend you go in the morning. It gets chilly at night. And it’s scary coming down the mountain! It’s free.! It’s such an amazing view from the top. Everything is amazing. They have food courts. Only thing I won’t give it a 5 is...More
Hadn't a clue that a special pilgrimage with 6,000 attendees would be there the weekend I had decided to go. The bus driver didn't know either. We got dropped off 2.5 kilometers from the parking of Cristo Rey as the traffic was jammed packed with...More
In my recent trip ( November 16th to the 29th of November , 2018 ) to Silao , Mexico 🇲🇽 that I made my 2nd trip to Santuario de Cristo Rey and it was very special ... I had made a promise not only to...More
We visited on quite a dull cloudy day with a bit of drizzly rain so the drive up did not afford us the spectacular views that are available on a clearer day, however the trip was still worthwhile. The route passes by some old silver...More
I visited this Cristo on a tour, where I was the only gringo. It was interesting to see that Mexicans are forced into eating at the same touristy restaurants as are foreign tourists.
The statue itself is impressive, if not particularly lovely.
It was really...More
The statue is on top of a small chapel on top of a mountain. The artistry is not special, and there is no profound sense of spirituality. The main reason to go is that everyone goes. That is reason enough.
This is an amazing statue of Jesus Christ standing 66 feet tall on the tallest mountain around. It can been seen from far away. The church inside is also specular. The two angels are holding a crown of thrones and the other holding the royal...More