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“las pozas”(19 reviews)
“edward james”(48 reviews)
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The sculpture park Las Pozas, located in Xilitla, San Luis Potosí, was created by Edward James, an eccentric English poet and artist, also a great patron of the Surrealist movement. Nestled in the Huasteca Potosina, Edward James found the perfect...more
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Camino Paseo Las Pozas s/n, Xilitla 79902, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Is a great place to learn about surrealism, is amazing how the tour guide can explain you, is a beatiful and amazing garden. The service can not be better. The restaurant is good, you must bring your swimming suit!!!

Thank Libertad V
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I loved Edward James' garden, but it is not handicapped accessible in any way! Be sure to bring your camera with a fully charged battery because you're gonna wanna take a lot of pictures. Also bring a bathing suit and towel if you wanna swim....More

Thank Bonnie W
Reviewed 21 July 2018

For our visit in Huasteca, after Micos waterfalls, this was our #2 fav place. Its hard to believe some Scottish guy built this in the middle of the jungle way back when. But it's there. We got a English guide that took us around for...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 9 July 2018

this is a magical place with lots of walking. Really enjoy, just be ready for lost of people on the weekends. an to walk a lot of stars, take your water shoes to take a dip in the Pozas!

Thank Marcos B
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Do not miss this hidden gem in the rainforest. The pictures do not do it justice, it is worth every minute.

Thank Cecilia904
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This was my second visit to the Edward James garden. I was amazed at how the sculptures he created seemed to be part of the vegetation, not something just plunked down in a jungle-like setting. Spent the whole day there and didn't see it all....More

Thank Marcia L
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

An special place with magic things. Everything In the middle of the jungle. It’s unique in the world. food restaurant it’s very delicious.

Thank isisrmgx
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I was dreaming to go there since our relocation to Mexico as have had great recos from Mexican friends + have seen it in the articles in few international magazines After having visited, I would put it this way: I will not go again &...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

This is a place in which do you need to look pictures beforehands, it is better that you go without too much information. It is really a must place to visit. Worth it to ask for a tour guide, it cost you about 250 MXN...More

Thank Edgar N
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a special event to visit this fantastic vision built by Edward James over many years. It has been preserved against the odds including thriving plant life and is kept very well. So many things of beauty and vision too numerous to describe, I...More

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Wendy082
26 July 2018|
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Response from Edgar N | Reviewed this property |
You can check the website: laspozasxilitla org mx If you arrive early morning there is no much line, so in a couple of minutes you can have the tickets/bracelet. I recommend you hire a tour guide, is not expensive and is... More
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delia4oracle
10 April 2018|
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Response from ENRIQUE M M | Reviewed this property |
DELIA: July and August is part of the rainy season in most all Mexico. Check the Weather Channel, daily, specially the two weeks before your trip. Check the map showing the clouds over Mexico, and how they are moving. This... More
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Matteo L
7 January 2018|
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Response from JoeRichaud | Property representative |
Hello Matte, The garden is open all year. Regarding the bus, there is a provider that has direct trips to the Xilitla terminal "grupo Vencedor", the costo is about 400 pesos.
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