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Reviewed 2 days ago

Probably one of the best viewpoints above Sucre but slowly and surely being ruined by high rise buildings encroaching on the skyline. The view in the opposite direction is of the La Recoletta Church and museum (rarely open, I have never managed to visit yet)....More

Thank RodP136
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

Go to see to sunset! 15 min walking from the center. And you see all the city from the top. There is nice place to drink beer or eating some snacks

Thank Eden G
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We walked up to La Recoleta to watch the sunset and it was beautiful, there is a lovely cafe to sit and have a glass of wine just off the square. Not to be missed.

Thank AvidGlobeHopper
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Nice to walk up here, late afternoon for sun going down and have a drink. NIce view over the city and surrounding hills.

Thank 705annb
Reviewed 31 August 2018

I was very glad that we had taken a taxi up here as it was an extremely steep climb from the city centre. I found the area at the top interesting as all the children were heading to afternoon school when we were there. Our...More

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Small, quiet place with some limited souvenir shopping and restaurants. Not bad for a couple of hours to see the city view and a short hike.

Thank Sang L
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

The views from here are beautiful and it is in a safe area to walk to even at night. Sitting and either watching over the city or watching the kids play on the plaza is a great way to relax.

Thank Wim B
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

This is my second review of the Recoleta. It's a great please to get a wonderful view. There's a restaurant nearby and you can got to the museum near the plaza by the church. There's also plenty of things to buy (a bit of a...More

Thank JosephMcGhee
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

It's quite a hike up the very steep hill but it's definitely worth it in the end. Plenty of cafes and local markets too. But it's the views. Spectacular!

Thank Colin C
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Walking up the very steep hill, past all the houses painted white and looking back at the view was pretty neat. The Recoleta offers wonderful views of Sucre, is an incredibly clean square with impressive arches, some craft stalls and has a restaurant over looking...More

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