Paseo 21 de Mayo, Valparaiso

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#2 of 19 in Historic Sites in Valparaiso
Climb to Paseo 21 de Mayo and see Valparaiso's colorful panorama from high up. Take one of the city's iconic elevators or walk to this natural balcony and promenade that stands on the slopes of Artillery Hill. Up on the platform you can enjoy an impressive view of the ocean, harbor, and the winding city streets. While here, you can also visit the maritime museum and several vendors selling souvenirs and handicrafts. Take some photos, admire the blue Victorian house that stands out in the surroundings, and relax in the small gazebo in the shade. Use our Valparaiso road trip planner to add Paseo 21 de Mayo and other attractions to your Valparaiso vacation plans.
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  • This is a nice walk to one of Valparaiso most prominent hills, Playa Ancha. It is fun if you take the old lift from la Aduana, then walk around a street with art crafts and a super view of the bay. Th...  more »
  • We visited 10 years ago the walk May 21 and to what we saw today we notice a carefree ness for the sector, although it is true the view of the port is incomparable, the environment with garbage, scratches that do not contribute either socially or collectively make that the exp myncia.
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