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International Hot Air Balloon Festival

This is ONE of a kind unforgettable experience, a hot air balloon international festival (FIG'18... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
San Diego, California
via mobile
Always makes me feel great!!!

Nothing better than start the day with 7km walk around the lake, enjoy the nature and notice the... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Lisbeth G
Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

This is ONE of a kind unforgettable experience, a hot air balloon international festival (FIG'18) displaying astonishing shapes. Amazing Concerts and an Incredible Night Light Show. Great and diverse cultural activities. As well as a delightful gastronomy area. There're about 23 Countries (US, Canada, Japan,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Nothing better than start the day with 7km walk around the lake, enjoy the nature and notice the change of the seasons, sometimes the trees are purple full of flowers, some other times everything is green and the is more water flowing, some others is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Lisbeth G
Reviewed April 12, 2017

A unique place to enjoy with the family doing both physical activities and family events boat rides and one of the main attractions of the country is the aerostatic balloon festival with the participation of more than 200 aerostatic balloons. A whole family experience

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank GaloAbad
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

One of the few places in Leon to enjoy the outdoors. Nice scenery, bike rentals, work out areas, restaurant, lake. Nice way to spend a few hours outside.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Lori L
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

It's a big park in Leon we're you can go for walks,bike trails,little outdoor gym, playground,amazing view of a lake,and picnic area.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank AriPadilla
Reviewed March 4, 2016

I visited the park during the FIG and is a very good place, the lake is nice and it has great view, if you go to the FIG, you have to be there very early in the morning 5-6am, if not you will miss all...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank GeraRodriguez
Reviewed November 16, 2015

We were in Leon for a concert at Teatro Bicentenario which happened to coincide with the annual hot air balloon festival. What a stroke of luck! the sight of more than 100 colorful and fanciful hot air balloons rising into the early morning light at...More

Date of experience: November 2015
2  Thank jackg641
Reviewed October 13, 2015

This park has everything starting with a great train attached to a jeep to take you from the parking lot to the park. The Festival was nice with lots of vendors selling everything. Cute miniature town, lots for kids to do. The festival for gardens...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Lynne D
Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely stunning park and the festival is AMAZING, with bands, hot air balloons, and so much more! It's a great park and one of the best places in León.

Thank danny g
Reviewed February 10, 2015

I DONT KNOW WHY PEOPLE FEEL DISAPPOINTED ABOUT THESE FESTIVALS. People that are incharge do so much of a effort regardless of the amount of poverty. In the middle of a very rich society that doesn't really have anything to do with these events except...More

Date of experience: September 2014
4  Thank Frances L
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