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Address: Av Del Libertador & Dorrego y Figueroa Alcorta | Palermo, Buenos Aires 1425, Argentina
Description: Open to the public since 1874, the Bosques de Palermo is the oldest park...
Open to the public since 1874, the Bosques de Palermo is the oldest park in Buenos Aires.
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Bosques de Palermo are a group of parks in the neiborhood of the same name. These parks are huge, and are a must to visit when in BA. There are lakes where you can rent boats... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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Lima, Peru
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Bosques de Palermo are a group of parks in the neiborhood of the same name. These parks are huge, and are a must to visit when in BA. There are lakes where you can rent boats, feed the ducks, picnic, go jogging, etc. Is a great place for outdoors activities. The view is breathtaking, one of the best in BA

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

This magnificent and vast park is located in the Palermo district, along the Rio de la Plata. It includes many features such as the hippodrome, the botanical garden, a planetarium, tennis clubs, lakes, etc. It is a great place for doing sports, jogging, skating, etc. or having picnic or take the sun with friends or with a family.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This is the local take urban parks like in your home country. Each seeks something different and deals with different climatic and urban environments. Los Bosques has a bit of something for everyone and on the weekends and holidays of Spring, Summer, and Fall, it is well used by the porteños of Buenos Aires. Closed to automotive traffic during weekends... More 

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We visited this park on 10th March, 2015. This is not a real Tourist spot. This is a place for local residents of Buenos Aires to relax, jog, hang around or simply enjoy the cool clime of BA. Spend an hour or so watching the activities of BA residents. You can see lot of dog walkers with 10-12 dogs of... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Beautiful park to relax in or if you don't want to relax there are plenty of pedalos, bikes or skates to hire. Don't forget to get a choripan whilst there, too good to miss.

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Athlone, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

It's 400 hectares of nature, where you can enjoy of a great walk, camping or just chill out there in the grass. You can see a lot of people doing sports activities, also some groups playing or doing art. It has everything for everyone.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The small forest that sorrounds the Lago de Regatas is very nice and you can walk or ride a bicycle without worring for vehicles

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

It is a nice place to take a walk. Enjoy, take your time and have an ice cream. Don't forget to take pictures.

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

After the bustle and noise of the city, a long walk in Palermo's parks is a welcome chance to idle, relax and people-watch the gorgeous Portenos.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Green Island to relax,walk, very neat. To enjoy with friends and family. Áreas for cycling . Actually it is being improved. Lake With ducks and other birds that nest in a sort of península. Paddle boats can be rented. Very quiet specially on week days. Many use the area to go jogging, mornings when weather is fine. Nearby restaurant and... More 

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Palermo
Best known as the largest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favorite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.