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Staiway to Peace

It is a simply a perfect combination of peace & forest beauty. Highline the preservation of the... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2018
Buenos Aires, Argentina
You can't miss it!

This is a most peaceful place and well worth visiting. I haven't been there at Easter time, when... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2014
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Avenida Monsenor de Andrea, Tandil, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Monte Calvario is easily accessible on the micro (city bus) and is a peaceful, shady, tree-lined oasis within Tandil. Along with the cross, itself, there are statues throughout the location with images and prayers related to the stations of the cross. Even as a non-Catholic,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Definitely if you are in Tandil, you have to go there, a peaceful place, with many statues and a big cross at the top.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

It is a simply a perfect combination of peace & forest beauty. Highline the preservation of the place, the beautiful grotto of Lourdes and the way of Calvary itself ... leno of green tones and the sound of birds. There is a place of Peace...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We walked to the Monte Calvario, going through the park, passing each of the stations of the cross, depicted by carved statues, some better than others. The place was very peaceful and the Crucifix at the top is really tall. From there you get a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2016

Being a non-Christian, was fascinating to get a peak into the 12 stages of Christ's crucification - absolutely stunning!!

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed February 6, 2014

This is a most peaceful place and well worth visiting. I haven't been there at Easter time, when they say it gets really crowded. Any other time of the year, I have truly enjoyed walking up to the top.

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed July 12, 2013

Few would have ever heard of Tandil outside Argentina. This is a lamentable truth. Tandil is probably not only Argentina's Best Kept Secret but also the country's most friendly city (although I must say that Argentines are very hospitable and really friendly). Monte Calvario is...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed January 17, 2013

Beyond its religious meaning, the place is beautiful and worthwhile to see. The smalle chapel has unusual vitreaux with nice flowers, different to the usual religious of other churches.

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