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Monte de San Pedro

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Address: Ctra de Fuertes, La Coruna, Spain
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+34 881 91 68 41
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13:30 - 15:30
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This was a military fort but now turned into a beautiful park with historic...

This was a military fort but now turned into a beautiful park with historic information posted everywhere.

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Spectacular landscape

A former militar base, now transformed in a public park with an excellent restaurant bar with magnificent views from all the bay of A Coruña. There ara a pair of large militar... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Colima, Mexico
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Colima, Mexico
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A former militar base, now transformed in a public park with an excellent restaurant bar with magnificent views from all the bay of A Coruña. There ara a pair of large militar cannons from the second world war time, very interesting

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you want a view of the city, the Tower of Hercules included, this is the place to go. From there you can see everything in a tranquil atmosphere, in a park with the greenest lawn, which will invite you to sit and stay longer. If possible, go in the afternoon so you can see the sunset. The light there... More 

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Thank lagofabi
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take the small panoramic elevator to the park and have lunch in the restaurant of the park with the whole view of the town. If you can't make the reservation, just enjoy the view with a small picnic on your own or with a good company. Wait for a good weather to enjoy the park the way you should. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This site is worth a visit, the views are amazing, both over the town of La Coruna and out to sea. The grounds are amazingly well kept, and the history of the site is interesting too.

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Port Hueneme, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Stunning views of the city and the bay, magnet for military buffs, and a great place to people watch. There are preserved coastal batteries intact with huge cannons, great descriptive signs, and spaced so there's no crowding. If you can tear yourself away from the other attractions this is the place to go.

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Zetten, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The big guns, the maze, the view, the fresh air and the sunset, all things which make this place worth visiting.

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Thank CGK60
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Fantastic landscape where we can apreciate the view to the City and to the sea. A place with history.

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Thank Paulo D
Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Spectacular park built on an old marine military fortification. There are 2 large sea guns left. Spectacular views of Coruña including the tower of Hercules, the coast and the infinite blue, a place to enjoy on all days good weather both day and night.

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Porthcawl, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Really nice park, grounds immaculately kept, very peaceful. Fantastic views of the city, can be seen from here.

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Watford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

They have turned the old army barracks into a lovely attraction. there are 2 massive guns that use to be part of Spains coastal defences. It is free so go and enjoy the views. there is a samll museum where they can tell you some of the history.

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