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Moinhos de Vento Park

Address: Av. Goethe, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 51 3222.6044
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Ranked #6 of 107 Attractions in Porto Alegre
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Porto Alegre, RS
15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It is not a huge park, it is central. Excellent for a walk and meet friends just for loosing time with pleasure, summer and winter does not matter.

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1,614 reviews 1,614 reviews
1,040 attraction reviews
537 helpful votes 537 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We stopped in Porto Allege as part of a cruise from Buenos Aires to Rio. The only reason I can imagine the ship docked here was so they could sell pricey excursions, because the town had no redeeming characteristics whatsoever.

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Top Contributor
168 reviews 168 reviews
58 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Very well located, in the middle of the porchest area of Porto Alegre. Nice for a walk and run. Nice routes in the middle of the trees. Sometimes it is very crowded, specially during the weekends.

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Porto Alegre, RS
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

When in Porto Alegre take some time to visit the Moinhos de Vento Park, also known as "parcão' (= Big Park). Plenty of people exercising, families playing with their children, lots of good looking people and right in the middle of one of the best neighborhoods in Porto Alegre, the Moinhos de Vento area, with its restaurants, pubs, cafeterias and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

It's such a nice place, a lot of restaurants nearby and shopping options. Very well presented, clean and pretty place so see.

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Adrian, Michigan
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1,367 reviews 1,367 reviews
401 attraction reviews
582 helpful votes 582 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

It was interesting that this was one of the most highly rated attractions in Porto Alegre on TripAdvisor. One would not usually expect to see a city park in this position. To be honest, this relatively small park was not anything unusual to see from the perspective of a tourist. On the other hand, I can see the allure of... More 

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116 reviews 116 reviews
29 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Nice, well kept park land good for morning exercise or walks in the middle of the best area in porto alegre

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Lima, Peru
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96 reviews 96 reviews
75 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

The park is very nice and you can go with your friends or your family if you want, it has a lot of this to do there

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Joinville, SC
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63 reviews 63 reviews
7 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I spent an afternoon here with my one-year-old daughter. We really enjoyed this park, and it's a much nicer park than the nearby Farroupilha Park. There are a number of wide dirt paths that lead you around the park. The paths are well-maintained and were very clean on the day that we were there. There is a nice little play... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

It's a very beautiful small park in high society Moinhos de Vento area. Lovely ponds with cute basking turtles.

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