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Parque Metropolitano de Santiago - Parquemet

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Pio Nono 450 | Recoleta, Santiago 8420541, Chile
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parquemet is one of the biggest parks in America, is even bigger than Central Park and it is composed by 6 hills: San Cristobal (the one with the Virgin statue on the top), Chacarillas, gemelos, Tupahue, lo Saldés and Pirámide. In this place you can...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank camilafRXN
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

In the middle of Santiago, this park has two main access: Pio Nono (south, with old funicular) and Oasis station (northeast, with new cable way). People can also hike or bike. By car is also possible, but not until the top. If you arrive before...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mcitaly2016
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Huge area. Zoo, church at the top of the hill, trams, cable cars, vendors, a little bit of everything. Easy walk from the center of town thru Bella Vista. Great views from the top. Nice to get in a little trees to get away from...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My daughter and I decided to visit the park but weren't sure where to start. We walked to the Pio Nono entrance to go up on the funicular. It was about 1 pm. We encountered a 90-minute wait. So instead we took a five-minute taxi...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tyler B
Reviewed 21 April 2018

This park is huge with lots of different attractions, hiking, playgrounds, a zoo, and a fabulous view of the city.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ruth G
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

You can go up and over the summit on the vunicular. We decided to walk and It's about 1 mile to the top. It's not difficult and gives you some great views. We took the ride down to visit Sky Costanera. It's a shopping centre...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Johncobham
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Wthis zoo is located on the side of a hill and offeres great views but is in dire need of an injection of funds and an upgrade. It appears they have done the best they can but many animal enclosures are small and cramped. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank rwe003
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Don't let the 3 stars throw you off that this isn't a nice destination visit when in Santiago. This park is huge with lots to do from hiking up el Cerro San Cristobal, picnicing, to the zoo. Cerro San Cristobal has the most stunning panoramic...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank KMestre
Reviewed 5 January 2018

It's a enormous place! You should plan your visit to this place. May be you can came early, visit the zoo, go up to the hill, use the cable car, go down at Pedro Valdivia station, have lunch in one restaurant in the park, stay...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank AndreaRaul
Reviewed 17 December 2017

this is where you go to the Zoo. enjoy the park. or go up to the top to the virgin mary statue. if you do it all you can spend almost a whole day here. zoo is pretty good its very hilly so take your...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank William P
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