Mirador del Cristo de la Misericordia, San Juan del Sur

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Hike up to Mirador del Cristo de la Misericordia, a vantage point dominated by a colossal statue of the Christ of Mercy. Located on a hill overlooking the city of San Juan del Sur, the statue depicts Jesus with an index finger pointed towards the south. Drive up the hill to the parking lot and climb up the stairs, or brave the entire ascent on foot to reach the imposing monument. From the lookout point you can enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the city and its surroundings. PutMirador del Cristo de la Misericordia into our San Juan del Sur trip builder site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The Christ statue on the hill overlooking San Juan del Sur is an iconic statue in Nicaragua. Located on a prominent position on the top of a cliff, the statue can be seen from many locations around...  more »
  • SJDS's single most visited attraction. And a must-do. Our B&B, Villa Arcadia, is on the hill below the statue. Let me give a few pointers. Taxis from town are $10 or from the Port $20. Taxi prices.....  more »
  • Great view of San Juan del Sur and an excellent spot to watch the sunset. It’s just a short walk from the town but the paved road up is fairly steep. It’s open from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, although you can stay later and costs $2 for tourist and $1 for locals. Well worth a visit.
  • I love it.!! The view is so beautiful. The people friendly, and everything clean!

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