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Parque de los Tecajetes

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Magnifico! My favorite park in Xalapa.

Gorgeous tropical landscaping and water features. We went early Sunday morning and enjoyed the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
ToddnSD
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San Diego, California
Beautiful view!

This park is perfect to get in touch with nature and relax a bit. Also, if you'd like to do other... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Jess S
,
Mexico City, Mexico
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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“zip line” (5 reviews)
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Xalapa, Mexico
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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.

Thank ToddnSD
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This park is perfect to get in touch with nature and relax a bit. Also, if you'd like to do other activities or bring your kids to play. There are different activities offered such as rappelling, zip line, football courts, and a small zoo-like area....More

Thank Jess S
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Very nice place to visit with the family, and to do many kinds to exercises, nice park to kids enjoy.

Thank AgustinNahum
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This was one of the nicest city parks I have ever visited. It is jungle-like, with many plants and trees. It also has many pools with very large coi (the large gold fish). There is also a rafter and snake house, a climbing wall and...More

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This park is fun to walk around! On weekends they sometimes offer a free zipline rice, which is very fun! I would recommend for sure!

Thank April M
Reviewed 16 December 2016

What a great find in the middle of the city with lovely nooks and crannies at every turn. There is also a zip line in the middle of the park.

Thank Dan W
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I totally enjoyed walking in this park. There also is a "zoo" with some snakes and birds that had been injured and that they are taking care of. It's an oasis in the city

Thank mdklein41
Reviewed 21 September 2016

It's a very nice place to relax alone or family, where you can see living big fishes and turtles, ideal to have a nice time.

Thank AgustinNahum
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This park is right downtown, perfect for a nature stroll after breakfast or while you're exploring the centro. It is well-kept and simply beautiful - a great example of the natural beauty that makes Xalapa one of the prettiest cities in Mexico! There are a...More

Thank sdevries
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Something for everybody here even though it's not a massive park, everything is free to see or use, from zip lines to watching the turtles or basketball to walking under giant tree ferns.

Thank Steve D
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La Estancia de los Tecajetes
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.15 km away
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.36 km away
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