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Parque Central Simon Bolivar

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“beautiful park”(11 reviews)
“huge park”(6 reviews)
“big lake”(4 reviews)
Largest park in the city
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Calle 63 no. 57-71, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 3115955
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All reviews beautiful park huge park big lake play soccer running path rent a canoe food kiosks enjoy nature sunny day nice walk walk around juice la candelaria picnic paths playground boats
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not a place to visit for its own sake. If you like running or cycling though this may be a good spot to check out. Good outdoor facilities for these two sports. Bogota residents use this for weekend activities but not really for tourists.

Thank correaalberto
Reviewed 1 week ago

The park is very large and beautiful. Lots of people fly kites and other winged objects there. Also not bad birding at the lake.

Thank Passport23154789102
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a big park, good for families/ couples. There are couple of food stalls outside the entrance, and a big pond in the center of the park.

Thank Inspiration826830
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite a big park with plenty of room for activities with the children. It has a pond, kids play area and plenty of green space. A great way to escape the busy city and relax. A little out of the way but not...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice park and good place to relax a bit far from the centre. The park is enormous so you find your little corner for sure.

Thank ElenaP2205
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

i was impressed by beautiful Simon Bolivar square with wonderfull church,surrounded with impresive buildings...i was abit blocked because of danger as there are many roberys

Reviewed 11 September 2018

A huge park designed to be used by locals. Lots of room for kids to play soccer, dogs to frolic and runners to run and bikers to bike. Big lake in the middle, supposed to have boats for rent though we missed them. Really not...More

Thank CaboSanLucasCocinera
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This was my second time here in Bogotá and learned about this park. My husband and I went there to spend the day and it was very wonderful. I enjoyed this place. It is very quiet and you can come along with family and friends.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 24 August 2018

The park is the starting and finishing location for the Bogota Half Marathon. It was fun to walk around the park after the race. Lots of things to do

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Came here with a friend to kill some time before a flight - the park was beautiful to walk around and seemed like there was a lot to do, such as rent paddle boards or boats.

Thank lindzococo
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8 September 2016|
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Response from Miguel H | Reviewed this property |
Concuerdo con el amigo que responde, es un lugar perfecto para picnic, obviamente dejando todo limpio luego, los locales que venden dentro del parque nos son todos ni del todo confiable o desconfiables, pero prefiero llevar... More
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