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The Hill of Glory (Cerro de la Gloria)

Calle Los Platanos, Mendoza M5502IYA, Argentina
+54 261 420-5052
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Calle Los Platanos, Mendoza M5502IYA, Argentina
+54 261 420-5052
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The construction of this monument needed a lot of time to be finished. The artist, Juan Manuel Ferrari, made an impressive piece of art showing all the magnificience of Gral San Martin who is looking the Andes as a big challenge to beat. This visit...More

Thank Edgardo R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful place to rememIt’s a wonderful place to recollect and pay tribute to this amazing event in the history of Argentina and to General San Martín.ber and hthis amazing event

Thank DeGeCe
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Cerro de la Gloria is accessible by car and on foot. The hike takes an inexperienced, out-of-shape hiker about an hour and a 1L bottle of water. On the way up, you can see the Greek theater where the wine festival takes place. At the...More

Thank Felipe O
Reviewed 17 June 2017

You cross the park to reach the Hill of Glory. It is worth visiting. You have a nice view of the Andes from there.

Thank MarcelloNitz
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The hike is basic, only about 30 minutes, not too strenuous. The views are great, and the monument is amazing.

Thank Anna G
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Panoramic views, fresh air, a good walk's worth up to the top of the Cerro. The statue at the summit is very impressive. The sunset was beautiful, although it did highlight the smog hanging over Mendoza. Slightly spoilt by what seemed to be a curious...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

This monument is definitely a must see for anyone interested in Argentinian history. Although it is accessible by road, it is much better to hike. The path is steep so it's best for the physically fit. Along the footpath there are many places to stop...More

Thank electriclaura
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We walked from the main square thinking that the monument would be easy to find and multiple signs pointing the way. Wrong! We walked around the "park/Garden" (more like roads with grass paths next to them- impossible to walk away from the roads), with no...More

Thank NMP91
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This is a fascinating memorial in Mendoza's stunning if somewhat rundown park. Worth a hike to the top for views over the Andes foothills alone.

Thank Loskr
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The momument to San Martin sits at a hill that has a good view of the City. The work is impressive and worth paying a taxi to go there.

Thank Solrac24
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