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Cruz Del Tercer Milenio

Juan Pablo II S/N | Parte Alta de Coquimbo, Coquimbo 1781839, Chile
+56 9 9221 2607
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Juan Pablo II S/N | Parte Alta de Coquimbo, Coquimbo 1781839, Chile
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"impressive structure"
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"millenium cross"
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"viewing gallery"
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"la serena"
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"surrounding area is"
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"port area"
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"museum showing"
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"small museum"
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"spectacular views"
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"chilli"
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"elevator"
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Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

It costs $3 US per adult to visit and get to the top, which I thought very inexpensive. There is a museum that shows you how the cross was built plus religious articles, also there is a section for holding religious ceremonies. There are two...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

The view is pretty amazing, you can see Coquimbo and La serena. you have to pay to enter but I think it's worth it. If you are around you should visit this place, even if you are not interested on religion stuff. you have to...More

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

This 93 meter cross is a tribute to John Paul II. It has a museum dedicated to him. We didn't go through the museum, but we did walk around and went to the top. There are several statues around the site, depictiting the last days...More

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Reviewed December 1, 2017

Great spot for pictures. Amazing view and an impressive building. Allow 2 hours to visit have a coffee break and continue your photo tour around the area.

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

After a short ride from the port we got this monument. The church is modern and beautiful. The only thing is the stairs we had to climb to see the gorgeous view over the ocean!

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Reviewed June 25, 2017

We stopped at Coquimbo on a cruise in April. We hired a private guide because we had gifts from our Mayor to bring to mayor of our sister city, La Serena. What a wonderful surprise that she took us up to Cruz Del Tercer Milenio....More

Thank ShirleyD49
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

A pretty impressive monument that was built in just 10 months in 1999 for the millennium. You can walk up or get a collectivo up there. It;s 2000 to get in which isn't too bad. There is a huge bell which was going off as...More

Thank Robert C
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

The cross is located in El Vigia Hill and dominates the skyline and land escape of Coquimbo. There is a museum dedicated to John Paul II and an elevator ride to the top. This is Coquimbo's version of Rio de Janeiro's Christ The Redeemer statue...More

Thank Zoraida J
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Reviewed May 2, 2017

You are some distance from the port and your eyes are drawn to this structure. When your ship has docked you realise that you are looking at an enormous cross built on a hill, both overlooking the port area and City of Coquimbo. The Third...More

Thank Dan L
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Reviewed April 27, 2017

We walked up from the cruise port and was pleasantly surprised how reasonable it was to go up- $3.00 for the elevator (2) and the small museum is included. The views are worth it and for the price paid was worth the photo opp. Museum...More

Thank Teresa H
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