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Reviewed 21 October 2018

We didn't feel like there was enough to do to justify seeking this out, but it's a nice view. We had to wait for the ascensor, which was more expensive than others around town, and only stayed above for a short while.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Claire L
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The promenade overlooks Valparaiso Harbor. It is not the best of views as most of the port is covered with containers. The hills of Valparaiso are in the distance. Along the promenade there are a number of vendors selling souvenirs and jewelry. The promenade is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Barheat
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

You go up the tram, take a look around on the promenade, admire the view, and come back down. No reason to hang around.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank stefdoj
Reviewed 27 January 2018

We to the Ascensor up to the mirador. The view was great, and fun to watch the port...loading and unloading the ships. The market at the top was fun of the usual tourist stuff, but we found some souvenirs at good prices. The walk down...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Hollym53
Reviewed 17 December 2017

A nice view from the top.....if there was not the industrial port. A bit disappointing, very commercial spot. One can walk down to come back to town

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I love this elevator because it really has the best view of the Port of Valparaiso. Although is really pretty you have to make sure you go during daytime and you have to be really careful with your belongings. There's a really good crafts market...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Claudia C
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our tour bus stopped some 300 metres from this lookout and we walked downhill along a narrow street, past a funicular, National Maritime Museum, houses with the usual graffiti, dog poop on the sidewalk and roadway and then we arrived. Great views of the port...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Dan L
Reviewed 5 April 2017

One of the city's most charming features is a series of 15 funiculars built between 1883 and 1916 to transport citizens up the steep hills surrounding the waterfront. It's about 25 cents to take one up to this promenade for very good views of the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Eddiemack
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Not really sure why people recommend this town for visit as it is rather dull. The sea side is just a port and I can't say seeing cargo being loaded onto ships is that exciting to me.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank globetrottergirl07
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Luckily our Hostel was just around the corner from here so we didn't have to walk much to reach it but the views are stunning! Highly recommended

Date of experience: March 2017
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