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Address: Bairro Parque Taquaral, Campinas, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Phone Number: 19-3256-9959
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Nice park for run or walk

Good size park, very popular for running or walking. Mostly one street/track around the lake so not much "forest-like", more a big lake with a walkpath around it. A big ship and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonatan M
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Gothenburg, Sweden
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Darmstadt, Germany
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In the middle of the park there is a lagoon.People,inclusive miself,uses to walk on a track around the lagoon,which one has 5 (five) klms.It is an excellent exercise.

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good size park, very popular for running or walking. Mostly one street/track around the lake so not much "forest-like", more a big lake with a walkpath around it. A big ship and playgrounds which is nice for the children.

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santa cruz
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25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed the walk around lagoon with families and locals peacocks in a cage and these giant rodents that look like dogs with big heads

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Thank wethead
Campinas, SP
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Traditional outdoor point for Campineiros of all ages. Personally I prefer the quieter and less crowded Parque Ecologico, but both are fine.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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248 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

Locals call it by the name of the lake and not Portugal. So make your way to Taquaral for a morning run or an evening stroll. It is convenient, centrally located and the best place to stay active, walk or run. In the mornings and mid day it seems safe, not so sure about late evenings. So caution is always... More 

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Campinas, SP
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

From a simple walk in the park to a open air Zumba class, train ride. The park has many option for children and adults. Soccer, volleyball, baskette ball, skate, tennis, swimming pool, paddle boat, the list goes on and on... Because of the size and structure, it hosts a lot of important Cultural events like concerts, theater, street races, etc

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Indaiatuba, SP
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Dirty, smelly, and not safety. Few friends had their bicycles stolen on the daylight. Inside had a lot of nice activities to do for all ages, soccer fields, gymnasium, etc but u have to pay attention on your staff and yourself all the time to not being robbed...

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Campinas
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is known as TAQUARAL. Is a nice park where you can walk arround, see some birds and other small animals. Recently it has opened a tipical "caravela". It is a replica of a big ship dated from 1500's that was used by portuguese people to discover Brazil. You go inside and have a nice view of the big lagoon.... More 

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

If you are in Campinas, you should visit this spot: it's quiet and you will have some options to do like drink a coco water, walking, cycling or just sit and look around. traffic jam from 5pm to 8pm.

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1 Thank GlendaNeves
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

Seems like a nice walking trail , liked the swan boats but won't allow pets or cyclists. And of course the park across the street that does allow pets has prominent tick risk signs at the entrance

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