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Miramar / Plaza de la Justicia, Valparaiso, Chile
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Take the cheap ride to the top of the hill (cerro), have a walk on the cerro with beautiful views on the city and the ocean, then walk back down thru the narrow streets full of graffiti`s. There are lots of bars and restaurants for...More

2  Thank mcitaly2016
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We got attacked on the stairs near El Peral. If you go there, be very careful and do not take anything with you. We had felt no danger in that area and were on the way to our hostel at 9.30 pm and 2 guys...More

4  Thank Petra H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 16 Ascensors in Valpariso are steep, short cuts UP. And I mean UP. Down too of course, but Up is the really demanding part if your are walking. About 15 cents (US) gets you a ride - up or down. The El Peral route...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ascensor El Peral is a must experience in Valparaiso. We have experienced many Funiculars in our world travels and Ascensor El Peral is a pleasant ride from lower Valparaiso to upper Valparaiso.

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The quickest way to descend the hills of Valparaiso. Very inexpensive, runs efficiently and rapidly.

Thank R P
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The Ascensor is a little hard to find due to just a small sign, but it is worth going to. It has great views of the port when you are at the top and gives you easy access to Paseo Gervasoni. It is just one...More

Thank JP_y_LP
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Ascensor el Peral was a great shortcut to reach the top of some of the steepest Valparaiso hills. It only costs 100 Chilean pesos to ride (about .15 USD$). Once at the top, the views are breathtaking. There are many small shops and restaurants nearby...More

Thank sailorchica
Reviewed 24 July 2018

if you want shortcuts in Val Paraiso, you should use this. Dont think this would be a lift with a great great view, because it is not. 100 pesos each person

Thank Gabriel D
Reviewed 16 July 2018

History and convenience work together to make this a place to visit. The staff was friendly and the whole area was well kept.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 24 April 2018

It's one of the elevators used to climb to the Valparaiso hills. The fee is very cheap (100 to 300 CLP). It's not a tourist attraction and the infrastructure is precarious.

Thank Htsuji
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Unique compliment to the hills and views of city are these old style but reliable box platform elevators used by visitors and locals alike.

Thank mriley126
Reviewed 17 April 2018

A must do on a visit to valparaiso is the funicular,,the viEws going up are amazing and when up top souvenir shop and cafe there

Thank melcraven8102
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