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Cerro De La Gloria - City Walk Mendoza - Argentina

Grab a rental bike or lace up some comfortable walking shoes and head to the summit of Cerro de la Gloria. A footpath leaves the zoo entrance and leads toward the summit, but the best views over Mendoza are found along the driving or cycling route. The large Monumento Nacional el Ejercito de Los Andes is built upon the 965-meter (3,166-ft) summit to honor General San Martín’s success in freeing Chile and Peru from Spanish rule. The summit is also an excellent place to watch condors, which regularly land on two nearby light towers. Sunday-Saturday 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Av. Libertador s/n.


Av. Libertador s/n.

Mendoza, Argentina

City Walk

Getting There

Cerro de la Gloria is located at the entrance to the Mendoza Zoo, on Av. Libertador.

Travel Tips:

Don't linger after dark, as several neighborhoods north of Cerro de la Gloria are known for theft.

Price Description:


Relative price: Free

Open Hours from:9 a.m.

Open Hours to:7 p.m.

Travel Skills: None

You Need to Bring:

Jardín Zoológico

25 May 2010

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