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Parque Central Simon Bolivar

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Address: Calle 63 no. 57-71, Bogota, Colombia
Phone Number: 57 1 3115955
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: Largest park in the city

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Great Place to Run!

Great place to run, walk, bike. 3.2km soft-surface path through the park. Can also continue onto the bike, running paths outside of the park. The park is very much alive with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Bogota, Colombia

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Hidden near the Chapinero neighborhood in Bogota, this park is truly a "central park." I only had the opportunity to see the southernmost part of the park on a Saturday. Families were hanging out picnicking and kids were even playing field hockey in what looked like a well organized tournament. Food stalls/carts are often open so you can sample some... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

to walk, sometimes they have concerts in there but nothing special please mark in the link below yes Was this review helpful? Yes to keep supporting this reviews

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Bogota, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Great place to run, walk, bike. 3.2km soft-surface path through the park. Can also continue onto the bike, running paths outside of the park. The park is very much alive with people doing all sorts of activities. Little food stands with fresh orange juice, fruits, etc. at one of the park entrances. Just wish the bathrooms were more conveniently located.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

I spent so much time in this park. It is larger than other parks. On weekends there are a lot of people, specifically on Sunday. There are various playgrounds for children, a large pond where you can rent row or pedal boats, an exercise station, kiosks that sell snacks like fruit, corn, ice cream, drinks, chips, etc., there is also... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The park is certainly a great setting for locals who don't have a chance to leave the city. It's a park, in the middle of the city. No place to really eat or drink, they could do a better job

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Lake Zurich, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I read that this park was slightly larger than New York's Central Park and had to check it out. While I am a bit skeptical of that this is in fact a giant, beautiful park that you can use at your will. It's a little out of the way, especially if you're staying in La Candelaria (we had to take... More 

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Great place to go on a weekday to find some peace and quiet away from the city. I went on a Tuesday and had the place to myself minus the army of hardworking grounds keepers. Worth a visit if you are tired of the bustling city and have some time to kill in the city.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Beautiful park with the mountains seemingly bordering the park's vista all around. So much to do and not do here. Very large park so focus on one particular area.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We took our son who is 2 on a tuesday, he was the only child in the place but he had a lot of fun!!! He played in the sand and the different playgrounds. This park is huge, clean and relaxing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

It s a great idea to spend a Sunday at the park with friends. Play sports, play guitar, walk or cycle around, eat some food, see the people, the artists. Enjoy nature.

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Address: Calle 63 no. 57-71, Bogota, Colombia
Phone Number: 57 1 3115955
Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota

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