We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cerro San Cristobal

Pio Nono 450 | Parque Metropolitano de Santiago, Santiago 8320000, Chile
+56 2 2730 1331
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
This 860 meter hill in the center of Santiago features a zoo and wine museum at the midway point and a gondola ride to the top, where a virgin mary statue overlooks the city.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“cable car” (247 reviews)
“virgin mary” (135 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Pio Nono 450 | Parque Metropolitano de Santiago, Santiago 8320000, Chile
CONTACT
Website
+56 2 2730 1331
Ways to Experience Cerro San Cristobal
from $24.50
More Info
from $77.00
More Info
from $38.00
More Info
from $35.00
More Info
Write a ReviewReviews (14,595)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"cable car"
in 247 reviews
"virgin mary"
in 135 reviews
"mote con huesillos"
in 36 reviews
"walk up"
in 63 reviews
"immaculate conception"
in 29 reviews
"japanese garden"
in 24 reviews
"funicular railway"
in 33 reviews
"great view of the city"
in 53 reviews
"small chapel"
in 20 reviews
"entire city"
in 29 reviews
"great walk"
in 21 reviews
"pio nono"
in 25 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 25 reviews
"sunny day"
in 23 reviews
"andes mountains"
in 31 reviews
"beautiful park"
in 20 reviews
"empanadas"
in 22 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 1,993 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We made this trip with our year and a half twins, we made it during sunset and it got dark very soon so the view was not the best especially because you can not easily get to nice places with a god view with the...More

Thank Sonia D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 days ago

the hike is more of a walk through the trees uphill. it's going uphill so you need to have good physical condition but you never climb, it's a walk. a great one, better than the cramped bus or the funical lines. we loved it. TIP....do...More

1  Thank tim-dartmouth
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was able to rent a bike for the day just before the entrance of Cerro San Cristobal from a place called Huaso Tours. I highly recommend them and theirs tours. You can literally spend all day . Tons of views. Parks. Trails (On and...More

Thank David M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago

We finished our very enjoyable and informative free city walking tour in Santiago near the base of San Cristobal hill so decided to go to the top. There was a long queue of people wIting to take the funicular railway up so we decided to...More

Thank PuruandJackie
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one of the placed you go to and cross off your santiago checklist. been there, done that. nothing fancy, just a nice view and a little trip by cable car.

Thank DanielPiccoli
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chilean 🇨🇱 amazing country, beach, gastronómic, Party, Welcome Brothers Of All the World 🆙💕✔️🍷🥩

Thank douglasafteroffice
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And definitely take the gondola up, it's much nicer and more scenic than the funicular. There's a shop up right to the side of the church that sells the best Mote Con Huesillo i town too!

Thank Genevieve K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is fantastic. You have the "funicular" to go up so you don't need to hurry about get tired. After you have the teleferico and is short distance from sky Costanera

Thank Paulo G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are visiting Santiago, going to the top of San Cristobal Hill it is a good way to start getting to know the City. Beautiful sightseeings, you will understand the flow of the City and how to move along the differents neighbourhoods. And if...More

Thank gonzorivera
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A Lot of trees and people doing sport. You can go to the top walking. You have places to buy drinks and souvenirs

Thank Manuel T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 206 hotels in Santiago
The Aubrey Boutique Hotel
844 reviews
.06 miles away
Tinto Boutique Hotel
266 reviews
.10 miles away
Monteverde
61 reviews
.11 miles away
Hotel Boutique Castillo Rojo
910 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
040 Restaurante
340 reviews
.10 miles away
El Meson Nerudiano
438 reviews
.05 miles away
Eladio
282 reviews
.05 miles away
DOMINICA PIZZA
63 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
La Chascona Casa Museo
8,775 reviews
.13 miles away
Parque Metropolitano de Santiago - Parquemet
1,368 reviews
.00 miles away
Zoologico Nacional de Chile
1,633 reviews
.02 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
boocat149
December 30, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from A6794FYvictorm | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there are two entrances close to the Sheraton Hotel one is 12 minutes (1 km) walking and the other is 26 minutes (2,2 km). if you need directions, just let me know.
1
Vote
Shannonlivia
July 24, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Niti T | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Do you mean the funicular train up to the top? It's CLP 2,000 round-trip. But I am not sure about the Zoo.
1
Vote
G468LGmichellel
April 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from worldnomad_01 | Reviewed this property |
We were there in late morning but, considering the 360 degree view from the top, the sunrise should be nice IF the sky is clear, which is a very rare occasion in Santiago. It is not a climb but a nice walk uphill, on an... More
2
Votes