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Parque de los Tecajetes

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Very pretty, a lot to offer in a not too overwhelming space

Large enough to spend the afternoon, small enough to jot get lost. Water and flowers everywhere... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Josue2701
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Very pleasing for a stroll

Centrally located, tall trees and fish ponds, perfect for a stroll or sitting for a chat. Small... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2018
SenZen
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Mexico DF
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Large enough to spend the afternoon, small enough to jot get lost. Water and flowers everywhere! Bridges, animals, life. We loved this park, definitely one of Xalapa's highlights. Hope to return one of these days.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Josue2701
Reviewed 21 November 2018

Centrally located, tall trees and fish ponds, perfect for a stroll or sitting for a chat. Small kids seem to have a blast with fountains and looking at fish and turtles. It can get louder closer to a high school or a nearby restaurant.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SenZen
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Good for an hour's stroll. Has an outdoor display of 7 raptorson perches on the upper level. Water features and streams. We went several times to explore the several pathways.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Colin B
Reviewed 25 May 2018

A very nice, well kept up little park. Not real big so it does not take too much time but is worth it. Went there in the am b4 going to see the big Olmec heads.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gopkrs
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

A lush and gorgeous park in central Xalapa. Beautiful flora and fauna, ponds, waterfalls, sculptures, walking trails. It’s not huge but it is a good way to spend an hour as a respite from the hustle and bustle of the city center.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

This park appeals to all types of people. Families, singles, sports enthusiast and the like will all enjoy being in this beautiful habitat.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank vidaliapeach
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We walked in the park for approximately one hour after enjoying a breakfast in the restaurant (same name as the park) that overlooked the park. The park has raptors and snakes on display, but the many trails, pools, gardens make it a real joy and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Great little park with tons of turtles. Easy walk but some elevation changes can be challenging. Great resto nearby and plenty to see into area

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ricardito
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The park is very nice with many fountains and trees, however, the whole park is full of leaves of the maple tree so the halls and the fountains do not look as nice as they could be if it was clean.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Roque
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Gorgeous tropical landscaping and water features. We went early Sunday morning and enjoyed the solitude. An easy walk from the centro, and a must do. Also, nearby La Estancia restaurant has great food and view of the park.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ToddnSD
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