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Beautiful little park in the heart of Merida, full of cafes, restaurants, shops and monuments.
Merida, Mexico
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parque Hidalgo is very small and clean. It has plenty of park benches. The monument stairs are a good place for a group photo. The park is across from a beautiful church and the Las Trompos restaurant, which I recommend.

Thank sf56lovetotravel
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Beautiful park, many vendors and performance artists to see. Friendly locals to offer advice, musicians on hand. Coffee and food nearby.

Thank Gringo-in-Paradise
Reviewed 15 February 2018

A beautiful little park located between the old University of Yucatan building and the main plaza. There are a few restaurants, a coffee shop and an ancient church constructed from stones taken from a dismantled Mayan pyramid that stood on this site.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Had lunch at the hotel restaurant overlooking this very pretty square. There was one person constantly cleaning it the entire time we sat there for lunch. There are a few vendors around the square, but none were aggressive. Great place to spend a little time...More

Thank Mike46077
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I love Parque Hidalgo for it's great aethetics and atmosphere. It's a great little oasis in Central Merida, and the bonus is that there are three beautiful, historic hotels surrounding the park. Go inside to check out each of them. We also had a nice...More

Thank Kauaiboy96765
Reviewed 17 November 2017

The park has 3 hotels however, only two have outside eating places, Hotel Caribe and La Mansion. You don't have to be a guest at the hotels to enjoy either of their meals. Nice place to meet up with friends

Thank quitodama
Reviewed 9 November 2017

beautiful park to walk around when in merida, nice sculptures, safe, beautiful foliage. would definitely see when in merida

Thank Jeffrey F
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We stayed at the gran hotel where their front entrance was in the park a nice quite place to sit and people watch in the evenings artisans setup booths and were selling jewelry and clothes . A couple of restaurants border the park also

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I spent more than my fair share of time sitting on the benches (in the shade of course) chatting with locals, trying to practice my Spanish while they were trying to sell me trinkets, a Panama hat, or a guayabara. As others have noted there...More

Thank Don A
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Small park with wifi shade benches and a quaint artisans market in the evenings. There are some delicious restaurants and nice reasonably priced hotels.

Thank Jessica B
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