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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
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+54 261 420-5052
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"general san martin"
in 15 reviews
"great view of the city"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful monument"
in 4 reviews
"chilli"
in 18 reviews
"juan manuel"
in 2 reviews
"pay tribute"
in 2 reviews
"nice history"
in 2 reviews
"from spain"
in 4 reviews
"walk up"
in 3 reviews
"worth the effort"
in 3 reviews
"city tour"
in 6 reviews
"nice walk"
in 3 reviews
"argentinian history"
in 2 reviews
"for sale"
in 2 reviews
"south america"
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"statue"
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"army"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Located on a hilltop in the San Martin Park, this grandious sculpture exhibits the adventures of General San Martin to free Argentina from the Spanish rulers

Thank Sibelle B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please go to Hill of Glory with your camera ready. Beautiful views of the city and our history all there. And it is free

Thank Maria Del Carme... A
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful visit this afternoon looking at the view of the city from all corners and understand the history better!! Worth the while to visit !!

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Important to know more about Mendoza history. San Martin is a “Myth” to the Mendocino and this place is a important point to know their reasons.

Thank Marcos G
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

This is not only a monument in a hill, I suggest to go with a tour guide, you won't regret and you cannot miss the history behind this fantastic place. Every part of the monument represents a very important moment in the crossing of the...More

Thank javosommelier
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Takes about 15 minutes to walk up but you are rewarded with both a fabulous view of the city below and also a memorial statue/ monument to Gen. Jose de San Matin, who led the three country revolution against Spain.

Thank Chinapjs
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

We reached the hill on foot from our hotel in Juan B. Justo and Boulogne Sur Mer. Despite of the heat, we enjoyed the walk. The monument is wonderful and you will get a great view of the city. We went on Saturday and the...More

Thank rosaryla
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

Interesting representation of the history of the revolutionary victory. The view from the hill is lovely, as is the drive up. Nice as part of a tour, but not much to see other than the view and the statue. Of course, in February, it is...More

Thank Katie L
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

I walked from the city center (because I like walking, and because I didn't want to figure out public transit there), and it was easy to find but the walk was a little long--and hot. Bring water and put on sunscreen if you're going to...More

Thank Brittany_11_10
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Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

I found it rather difficult to get to from downtown using public transportation and it was confusing when I arrived from the other side as there were no signs. I ended up taking a very long way to the top on a public road. The...More

Thank sarahnutmeg
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