Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia, Humahuaca

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Stop by and admire Monumento a los Heroes de la Independencia, an imposing sculpture dedicated to the Northern Argentine Army that fought in the war for independence. Designed by Ernesto Soto Avendano, the large copper monument depicts soldiers and a native chief announcing the news that independence has been won. Situated on a small hill, the monument blends with its environment and overlooks the main square of Humahuaca. Climb the 150 steps to the top for a panoramic view of the town and its surroundings. Take the guesswork out of planning a Humahuaca vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.
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  • And part of the tour. If you don't want to do the stairs go to the top and them make your walk down, if you have a car there is a parking on the top.  more »
  • It is worth climbing to appreciate the view of Humahuaca and take good photos. It is a short tour surrounding craft fair.
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  • A really beautiful place with a true story behind it.
  • Incredible monument to the men and women who did heroic things for the independence of this country.
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