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Address: Suburb of Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru
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sit and enjoy

It is a great place, a bit off the must see tourist locations. A nice park, the church and a great view of the city invite you to stay and stroll around or sit and have a break... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Zurich, Switzerland
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395 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a great place, a bit off the must see tourist locations. A nice park, the church and a great view of the city invite you to stay and stroll around or sit and have a break here.

Thank haktus
los angeles
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169 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's located in one of the plaza and many locals come here to admire the church and grab a view of the volcano misti in the distance. Had to join in and pose for a pic like everyone else!

Thank kanicon
Toronto, Canada
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Small manicured trees park area, and some architecture. Mirador has a decent view of the city. Beware the lower mirador area, there are lots of handicrafts tables where people will try to sell you stuff.

Thank jchiuPVL
San Francisco, California, United States
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33 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Beautiful place, Yanahuara you can take amazing photos of the volcano Misti, the church and the typical neighborhood in Arequipa.

Thank Mona B
Lima, Peru
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

A beautiful overlook of the city of Arequipa and the Volcano "Misty" along with other snowcaps in the background.

Thank Tonya L
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143 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

It's a nice walk from plaza del armas, but is not very high up, so the views are alright. But it's nothing special in my opinion.

1 Thank NatashaKinch
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My accomodation was close to it, and I wanted to have an undisturbed view over Misti. Unfortunately it wasn't really possible because the best places were occupied with stalls of touristy gift sellers. I believe however, that the place became too much attached to Misti and see only as a view point. The rest seems to be underrated, including the... More 

Thank Lenke_13
Austin, Texas
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409 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016

walked over to see this from near the plaza de Armas, crossing the river provided a couple interesting shots with the volcanos in the background. I think the suggestion about visiting in the evening for the sunset is a good one, I may go back! Christmas time now, they have a manger scene made out of straw that was interesting... More 

1 Thank CFEIII
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

A very nice place to visit. You can see Arequipa's volcanos from here and take awesome pics. Went with my fiance and definitely enjoyed it :)

Thank Brenda P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

next to the miradoor they have a resturants called picantarias they are great get th eamericano plate! and at one they have super adobo its so tasty sunday is usually adobo day in peru the one down the street from the miradoor super adobo i think it was called is great!

Thank Where1go7

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