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Local Legend made into Business - The Cristo Roto

My friend in Mexico told me about this, but I could not believe it. This attraction was created due "a miracle" this heavy stone Christ figure did to save people from an accident... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2016
Beijing, China
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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is just a broken statue. There is no use going here. I am unsure why they are even displaying it.

Thank Mike R
Beijing, China
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435 reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

My friend in Mexico told me about this, but I could not believe it. This attraction was created due "a miracle" this heavy stone Christ figure did to save people from an accident, which nobody except the local government believe and turned into a aquatic Park. Now the business is thriving, from pizza to roasted fish, beer and music; its... More 

Thank MikeFlox
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3 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

The drive was nice...the scenery is beautiful. ..I enjoyed it. ..the main attraction is the christ ...the only thing that was lacking was a tour guide to explain the history... take the time to stop by.

Thank Alexa R
London, UK
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This is one of an unforgeable and necessary place to visit in Aguascalientes, Mexico. After the Brazilian Cristo, El Cristo Roto has the most passionate history and sculpture.

Thank Michel A
Dallas, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 7 July 2015

It was very cool to see. The boat ride was nice and interesting to her the history tour. Once on little island I was amazed at how big Christ was.

Thank JGirlsMom
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States
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82 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Paid for 4 tickets, gave my tickets to the boat person upon my return i gave them 2 tickets and they made me pay again (for 2 tickets). The trip was good to el cristo roto, but they stole my money and the office did not do anything about it. I will never return and do not recommend. Son unos... More 

Thank Maria H
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2015

The site is called the Broken Christ. Apparently, Christ talked to it's finder and said: "I want that on having seen me people will think of so many of their brothers that are as I, broken, oppressed, paupers, sick, mutilated... I have no arms and therefore cannot work, no feet and therefore cannot walk, no cross because I have thrown... More 

Thank Yves D
Beirut, Lebanon
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125 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2014

an impressive religious monument surrounded by a lake and a beautiful rural surrounding. the story behind this monument is very touching, the people in the nearby village are very kind.

2 Thank Yucef-GB
Nochistlan, Mexico
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66 reviews
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Reviewed 9 November 2013 via mobile

This is truly a beautiful place, I was able to go to Cristo Redentor in Brazil and I have to say that this Christ is almost as impressive.

3 Thank CristianHP
Guadalajara, Mexico
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112 reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2013 via mobile

I went there to see the "broken Christ" an impressive monument on top of an island at the Calles Dam. The 24 meters-high monument is indeed impressive. The small town is somehow not that nice though. I read there were a really poor town that started attracting tourism with this religious monument. You can see it on their streets. If... More 

3 Thank CGuadarrama

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