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Cementerio Municipal

Punta Arenas, Chile
029612212777
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Special Atmosphere

Interesting spot, good for a walk on a free afternoon. Very unique cemetery with a very special... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Sophie S
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Berlin, Germany
Unique in the World

It is not often that a cemetery is on the list of places to visit as a tourist, but this is an... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
skipymaggie
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Dallas, Texas
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Punta Arenas, Chile
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Interesting spot, good for a walk on a free afternoon. Very unique cemetery with a very special atmosphere.

Thank Sophie S
Reviewed 4 June 2017

It is not often that a cemetery is on the list of places to visit as a tourist, but this is an exception. The Municipal Cemetery in Punta Arenas is really a sight to be seen. It was ranked by CNN as one of the...More

Thank skipymaggie
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful cemetery that is peaceful and gives you an inside look into the lives of the Chilean people.

Thank wearecured
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a large area and contains a variety of simple plots to elaborate and ornate family mausoleum. It is easy to walk around and explore. There is no charge to enter.

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 1 May 2017

not everyone will want to visit a cemetery but they are fascinating places. The family mausoleums are quite amazing. Sad when passing the graves of babies though. Did find it bizarre that there were plastic windmills, metal ladybugs on small bikes and other oddities on...More

Thank foxylady23
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If you want to gain a historical insight of a region, visit a cemetery, especially a cemetery steeped in history and affording ostentatious structures and mausoleums. It is as if families try to outdo each other even in death. The cemetery is four hectares in...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 28 April 2017

A well laid out set of walkways and tombs with many small trees and some flowers. Spent about an hour just walking around here looking at the various tombs -- some plain, some very fancy. One of the best cemeteries I have visited.

Thank fuzzyfred
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I had heard that the Punta Arenas Cemetery was "worth visiting", but that is an understatement. This is a special place...unique, beautiful, and an expected dose of "eerie", of course. Don't miss it

Thank Gacho
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Good journey to see nice architecture of the cemetery. The size is smaller than cemetery Recolleta in Aregentina, but still worth visited while you are in Punta Arenas

Thank Gede_Dana
Reviewed 30 March 2017

interesting Place to walk around, conifer tree lined lanes, different languages on the head Stones and tombes, very well maintain.

Thank travelgrumpy
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Response from r0dzamm | Reviewed this property |
Val yes is very easily walk from the ship to the cementery. You have to cross the downtown.......will be fun.
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