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Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely walk up - its free, of course, but good for the heart and thighs and worth the exercise. When you are there you can get a drink, settle down, enjoy the fantastic view - of the town and volcano - and a really calming...More

Thank Jeremy R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a Tuk Tuk up, later-to find out they overcharged. Easily could have walked up the stairs. There was a 5 quetzal entrance fee.

Thank AlaskaHondurena
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit when you are in Antigua Certainly you worth the walk to top, even in the heat. Breath taking views of this stunning city. Enjoy, relax and take plenty of photos.

Thank Toniams2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss the Hill of the Cross! It is the best view in Antigua. Well worth the 333 steps to get to the top.

Thank smileybug13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a must hike if you are visiting Antigua, it is an easy walk, well worth it, you can also take a taxi up there if you do not want to walk

Thank alohabic
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The trek up is not long at all. 20 mins tops with walking shoes. Easy. But such a fun view. Try not to go late as we can see how it can get sketchy at night.

Thank Andrea D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent view of Antigua Guatemala city from this point. You can observe the collosal size of the Volcano, really impressive! In my opinion is an activitie for maximum 2 hours!

Thank German T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a long walk up to the site and since we are older we chose to take one of the 3 wheel taxis up, what an experience! The views are well worth the trip and we were lucky since no clouds were on the...More

Thank John J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had read that the walk up to the cross could be treacherous and potentially result in you being robbed, but we also read that was in the past and that it is safe now. We'll, it IS safe now, just make sure you visit...More

Thank Travdon
Reviewed 12 August 2018

This is well worth the short hike up from the center of Antigua. Although the hill is teaming with tourists, the view is great and you can shoot a bunch of iconic photos of Antigua and the Agua Volcano.

Thank Nick N
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