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National Park (Parque Nacional)

Bordered by Avdas 1/3 and Calles 15 19 | Barrio Carmen, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
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This tropical park is popular during the day but best avoided at night.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“costa rica” (12 reviews)
“tour guide” (2 reviews)
“benches” (13 reviews)
Bordered by Avdas 1/3 and Calles 15 19 | Barrio Carmen, San Jose 10104, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Parque Nacional is a very pleasant area to relax and recover from your city walk. during our stay there was an interesting sculpture exhibition in the park. and the national monument is here. worth to come by.

Thank r0landbrunner
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This is a really nice park, just two blocks from the National Museum. They sometimes have art exhibits in the park. This park is clean and has a really nice assortment of different trees and statues in it. It is also in a nice area...More

Thank laplantes
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Last stop in Costa Rica before heading home the next night. Mature trees giving us a place to rest after a long walk around town, the park leading right to the pedestrian street full on mural and street art. Nice, clean and quiet.

Thank Montrealer_12
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The place is really nice to walk around. As many things in Costa Rica it is a bit expensive considering the place is not very big.

1  Thank Damien D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Nice quiet, cool oasis in middle the of San Jose. Very interesting historical statuary in the park. Central to the national library and national museum

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Large family oriented park. Safe feeling and lots of walking and vendors during the festival weekend.

Thank toelyn
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is just a public park in the middle of the city where one can relax on a bench and read a book.

1  Thank RM-advisor
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We toured several of Costa Rica's National Parks and all were just a bit diofferent with new things to see and learn about. I would recomend a tour guide.

Thank adoonan2017
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Beautiful Park. Clean. Well kept. People friendly. Get place to sit and relax while people watching.

Thank 64Janie
Reviewed 2 March 2017

paradise beaches, plenty of animals, some small hiking paths, good guides for showing animals, perfetc bus shuttle from hotels to the park entrance

Thank BeaShapira
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