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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cristo Blanco is a good acclimatization hike for anyone that is getting ready for a trek and it's a great view from the top.There are a couple of locals at the top that sell little souvenirs, and Cristo Blanco is fairly close to Saqsaywaman if...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is on the top of a hill and one can enjoy a nice view of Cusco from there. The statue in itself is mediocre. Nearby there is a historical site. Advisable to go by taxi. From there, a good walk downhill to Plaza de...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Statue of Christ the Redeemer, Christo Blanco, reminiscent of the similar one in Rio de Janeiro. Standing 8 metres tall it is a good 30-minute walk uphill from the Plaza. Not for the fainth-hearted at this altitude!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed September 27, 2019

Do not hesitate to climb it through the San Blas area walk up all the stairs to the top, you will burn some calories and your efforts will be awarded...

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Nick_shogatack
Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

We were on a tour that took us here and provided champagne and chocolate as a treat. We enjoyed our refreshments and the view as we admired the statue and the three crosses next to it. Because it is so high, you really get a...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed September 5, 2019

A quick stop to see the Statue of Jesus Christ standing guard over the ancient city of Cuzco is worthwhile. Because this location is over 11,800 ft, one can see panoramic views of the city. Lack of air pollution, residential houses up against the mountains...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Wood77
Reviewed September 3, 2019 via mobile

Walking up is fun and gives you a real feel for the city of Cusco. The view is great, overlooking everything. A great free activity

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank GOODF3LLOW
Reviewed August 24, 2019

The statue it nice but the great view is of the city of Cusco. There will be some local people selling things here and that's about it.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 545nathanielg
Reviewed August 20, 2019 via mobile

When we went, my mom and I decided to take the stairs on the way up. The crawl (as I like to call it because I’m not athletic) left us completely breathless- both literally and metaphorically. The view of the city only got better with...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 59silvanap
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

I have seen several statues of Christ around the world, so I wanted to be sure to visit this one. The only thing I found disappointing was that you could not touch it. It is lovely. However, even better is the view down the mountain...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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