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Moinhos de Vento Park

Av. Goethe, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
+55 51 3222.6044
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Ranked #6 of 100 Attractions in Porto Alegre
Type: Parks, Outdoors
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California
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1,233 reviews 1,233 reviews
797 attraction reviews
295 helpful votes 295 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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36 helpful votes 36 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
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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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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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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1,282 reviews 1,282 reviews
392 attraction reviews
543 helpful votes 543 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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sydney
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34 helpful votes 34 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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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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52 helpful votes 52 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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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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Porto Alegre, RS
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67 reviews 67 reviews
45 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Located in a high class region of the city, you can see people all day walking, jogging or simply taking their pets to a walk.

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