Cerro de la Gloria, Mendoza

4.4
Enjoy sweeping views over Mendoza at Cerro de la Gloria. The iconic peak, located in lush San Martin Park, attracts visitors looking to appreciate the panorama, as well as those interested in the area's military history. Tilt your head back and stand in awe of the peak's imposing bronze statue, which commemorates the Army of the Andes' successful vanquishing of the area's Spanish rulers in 1817. Admire the detail of the soldiers and horses crafted by the statue's chief sculptor, Uruguayan Juan Manuel Ferrari. By using our Mendoza tour planner , you can arrange your visit to Cerro de la Gloria and other attractions in Mendoza.
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  • At the top of a hill, almost 980 meters above sea level, a great work in homage to the father of the Fatherland:: General San Martin and his army, do not let go
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  • Cerro very well cared, with recycle bins and signage, the ascent is footprint, are 500 meters of ascent Imgrime, up there has cafeteria and bathroom, the view is wonderful and the monument very well cared for.
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  • Great view of the mountains! You can go by foot and enjoy all the view - or by car
  • Beautiful views and a spectacular monument. We walked all the way up and and its long and quite steep in places but definitely worthwhile to avoid traffic and the car park.
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