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Parque de los Tecajetes

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A Treasure in the Center of Xalapa

This park appeals to all types of people. Families, singles, sports enthusiast and the like will... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
vidaliapeach
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Vidalia
via mobile
Beautiful serence park amidst a very noisy city

We walked in the park for approximately one hour after enjoying a breakfast in the restaurant (same... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2018
royannjean
,
Courtenay, Canada
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“zip line” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Xalapa, Mexico
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"beautiful park"
in 3 reviews
"water features"
in 3 reviews
"zip line"
in 5 reviews
"climbing wall"
in 2 reviews
"favorite park"
in 2 reviews
"very nice place"
in 2 reviews
"plants and trees"
in 2 reviews
"cloud forest"
in 2 reviews
"snakes"
in 4 reviews
"parks"
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"zoo"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This park appeals to all types of people. Families, singles, sports enthusiast and the like will all enjoy being in this beautiful habitat.

Thank vidaliapeach
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We walked in the park for approximately one hour after enjoying a breakfast in the restaurant (same name as the park) that overlooked the park. The park has raptors and snakes on display, but the many trails, pools, gardens make it a real joy and...More

1  Thank royannjean
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Great little park with tons of turtles. Easy walk but some elevation changes can be challenging. Great resto nearby and plenty to see into area

Thank ricardo d
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

The park is very nice with many fountains and trees, however, the whole park is full of leaves of the maple tree so the halls and the fountains do not look as nice as they could be if it was clean.

1  Thank Roque
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Gorgeous tropical landscaping and water features. We went early Sunday morning and enjoyed the solitude. An easy walk from the centro, and a must do. Also, nearby La Estancia restaurant has great food and view of the park.

Thank ToddnSD
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

This park is perfect to get in touch with nature and relax a bit. Also, if you'd like to do other activities or bring your kids to play. There are different activities offered such as rappelling, zip line, football courts, and a small zoo-like area....More

Thank Jess S
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Reviewed February 16, 2017

Very nice place to visit with the family, and to do many kinds to exercises, nice park to kids enjoy.

Thank AgustinNahum
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

This was one of the nicest city parks I have ever visited. It is jungle-like, with many plants and trees. It also has many pools with very large coi (the large gold fish). There is also a rafter and snake house, a climbing wall and...More

Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

This park is fun to walk around! On weekends they sometimes offer a free zipline rice, which is very fun! I would recommend for sure!

Thank April M
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Reviewed December 17, 2016

What a great find in the middle of the city with lovely nooks and crannies at every turn. There is also a zip line in the middle of the park.

Thank Dan W
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