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beautiful hike to a rewarding view!

This is a fairly short hike. Not too difficult, however you do have to climb over several large... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
Emeryville, California
Good walk from town

Nice place to get an overall perspective of the town and surrounding area. Steep dropoffs at.the... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Auckland, New Zealand
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Apr 17, 2018
“beautiful hike to a rewarding view!”
Mar 24, 2018
“Good walk from town”
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Reviewed April 17, 2018

This is a fairly short hike. Not too difficult, however you do have to climb over several large boulders, so you should be in decent shape. The views are amazing from the top. Be cautious of the wind when near the edges!

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Nice place to get an overall perspective of the town and surrounding area. Steep dropoffs at.the summit. From the central plaza it is about a 45 minute walk if you are reasonably fit. Head down Avenida 16 de Septiembre and just keep going straight and...More

Thank BenM5104
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views of Valle and the lake surrounding the area. Nice walk through town to get there. Somewhat steep walk in parts but very enjoyable.

Thank Logan1939
Reviewed January 1, 2018

1. Take a cab and also plan for the return. No cab service available at this point. 2. If you go with your own car, the parking is 20 pesos. 3. Nice climb, medium - I was happily able to do it with my 3...More

Thank SaadTowheed
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Nice hike with beautiful views from the top. Take a taxi to its bottom to avoid useless walk and then climb the stairs. It takes about 1-2 hours roundtrip.

Thank Ashish B
Reviewed July 18, 2017

A climb up some some interesting rock formations takes you to the sacred top of La Pena. The views of this beautiful lake and surrounding countryside are awesome.

Thank Ali B
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Beautiful views and chirping birds await you if you choose to walk up to the top in the early morning. We took a taxi to the entrance, but walked back to the centro. The climb is a bit tricky as the trail is not always...More

Thank royannjean
Reviewed January 23, 2016

The phone climb to Mirador de Peña will give you the best view of the valley. You can see the lake and the nice part of town. The other side of the Mirador gives you access to this old magical town where all the houses...More

Thank Yadira R
Reviewed January 14, 2016

While I had read briefly about this site before visiting Valle de Bravo, it wasn't until I was frustrated with the lack of unobstructed views or lookouts over the city that this place was suggested by a local. I wanted photos of the sunset because...More

2  Thank Alissa W
Reviewed November 17, 2015

After an early breakfast, go climb La Pena for a good morning workout. getting there is a little hard by car, but at the entrance there are like 10 parking spaces and a little store to buy water and snacks.

Thank Dechopin
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