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Cerro San Cristóbal

Cerro San Cristóbal Review

Rising over the northeastern edge of the city is this massive hill, recognizable from the cross at its peak—a replica of the one once placed there by Pizarro. On a clear day—more common during the southern summer—you can see most of the city below. The neighborhood at the base of the hill is sketchy, so hire a taxi to take you to the summit and back. At this writing, a new aerial tram is being built.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Calle San Cristóbal, El Centro, Lima, 01
  • Location: El Centro
Updated: 11-28-2012

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