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Wow! You can see the entire site there!

You can see the entire city from cerro santa apolonia. There are merchants who sales peruvian... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Take a hike.

I was wandering Plaza de Armas and started walking up the interesting hill. From the church, you... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You can see the entire city from cerro santa apolonia. There are merchants who sales peruvian products, sueters, etc. It is a beautiful view. Go!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I was wandering Plaza de Armas and started walking up the interesting hill. From the church, you have to pay 1 sole to enter. The climb is worth it. You gave a beautiful view of Cajamarca in front of you. Don’t miss it if you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YS K
Reviewed 30 May 2018

not a terrible hill but it lacks that extra touch to be a great hill. It definitely could be worse but it was not too impressive. Go on Sunday to see a very cool market on the way there.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I come back after 33 yrs and I did not know the now you can take a taxi and they will drop you on the top side , so yes we walk all the steps and we got our day o week work out Lol....More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 1upscaleservice
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This hill gives you a great view of Cajamarca. Well worth the climb. Very safe, even at night. The main stairway and church near the top are lit up at night and make good pictures. There is a one peso charge to access the direct...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Panamajoe2017
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We climbed up all the stairs and were rewarded by amazing views of the valley and city of Cajamarca. The climb is doable if you go slowly. There are little shops along the way to rest in and shop. It is one sole to go...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank mezollinger
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Nice view on the city. You'll have to pay around 1 sole to enter and there's two entries. One behind the plaza de armas and one behind the cerro on the crossroad where you can catch combis to the Cumbemayo.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Gengi5
Reviewed 11 August 2017

From the top you can see amazing views of the city and you can either climb up or take a taxi. So anyone can go. The entire hill is built on with small streets with shops and mercaditos. Your money will go a long way....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PeroxoChromate
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Very close to the plaza de armas and has a beautiful view of the city and surrounding area. It's lots of stairs, but great exercise! It's only s/1 to enter into the park/garden area, and definitely worth it for the view and nice walk.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank LindsayG1191
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Literally, at the higher altitude and climbing higher, you may be panting after the climb. It's a lovely place to get a panorama of the City. Some great old and new construction you can appreciate along with the gardens and vendors and scenery.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Michael M
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