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Parque Henrique Lage

Address: Rua Jardim Botanico, 414, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22461-000, Brazil (Lagoa)
Phone Number: +55(21) 3257-1800
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Ranked #26 of 310 Attractions in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Affi, Italy
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

near the jardim Botanico, here you can feel like in heaven, out of traffic, relaxed atmosphere, peaceful, you can read a book sit near the central pool of this '800 building, directly under the Christ! also the breakfast is very good but often long queue for that.

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Bratislava, Bratislava, Slovakia
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

It is near the Botanical Gardens and it is an old mansion in the middle of a forest garden that goes all the way up to the Christ (Corcovado). The waiters are REALLY SLOW. be prepared.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

If you want to take a break from the hustle & bustle of Rio, head to Parque Lage. It's a very nice, quiet area for a relaxing walk. Easy to reach via bus or cab.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

You MUST go there. I couldn't find it in any guide, but heard about it from friends. It is a beautiful park with view to the Christ and some very antique beautiful buildings and art-expositions.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Parque Lage could be THE PLACE FOR CULTURE in Rio de Janeiro but seems that the Mayor of this city is not interested as the area is vandalized and not protected enough to make a great reform and transform it into a professional Cultural Center in open air for the general public.

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

we visited a tree house sort of building, an aquarium, an art school, reflecting pool. We ate lunch at the café; it was very good.

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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Really nice place with roman style villa, plenty of lovely walking paths. Perfect place to relax, read a book or have a picnic.

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New York City, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I recommend anyone to come here while visiting Rio. Here you can see old buildings, the forest, and even monkeys which will come to the ground! Great for family's as well. It's huge and there's a lot of areas to hike to.

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Yes, it`s not perfect, the maintenance is not that great, but it`s beautiful and worth it! On sundays it gets a little too croud, so, if you have the chance to go during week days you won't regret! Kids love it; lots of green, a nice aquarium and some caves and hiking. Perfect for some pic nic! It also houses... More 

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Redding, California
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109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

It's a lovely outdoor botanical garden with quaint cafe that is a must try experience as well. The cafe is open for breakfast and picturesque. Bring a picnic for the family or a romantic moment, or a quiet walk alone.

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