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Parque Historico Guayaquil

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Samborondon | Km. 1.5 Via Samborondon and Avenue Esmeraldas, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
+593 4-283-2958
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US$ 30.00*
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3-hour Guayaquil Historical Park Tour
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US$ 125.00*
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Private Guayaquil City Tour Including Malecon, Las Peñas and The Historical Park
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US$ 50.00*
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Private Half Day City Tour of Guayaquil and Historical Park
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It includes 8 hectares divided in three zones: Wild Life, Traditions and Urban - architectural, where the nature, rural and urban aspects are brought together in one concept: encouraging the environment preservation, rescue and promotion of our customs.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“historical park” (24 reviews)
“theme park” (5 reviews)
“rest area” (4 reviews)
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Samborondon | Km. 1.5 Via Samborondon and Avenue Esmeraldas, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
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+593 4-283-2958
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"historical park"
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"theme park"
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"rest area"
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"urban architecture"
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"three sections"
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"wildlife area"
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"central bank"
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"river turtles"
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"natural habitat"
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"free zoo"
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"taxi ride"
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"local animals"
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"flora and fauna"
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"last century"
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"shows how"
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"various types"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This park is an absolutely amazing experience. Plus it's free! I loved seeing all the Ecuadorian animals and plants. There were even signs in English for people who don't understand Spanish. There is an area with food and drinks halfway through for people to cool...More

Thank Franklin W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Adjacent to Hotel del Parque. A great park to spend the Sunday afternoon. Animals, walkways, playgrounds, ice cream booths, cultural showrooms, traditional buildings, train carriages etc etc. Loved it!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great visit with a free guide (who spoke excellent English and who worked for the park). We strongly recommend visiting if you have 1 to 4 hours and are interested in endemic animals, plants and how locals lived (both in the city...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Stayed at the adjacent hotel for a night. Spent the better part of the day visiting the park. Small zoo with great variety of animals, including a lot of beautiful tropical birds. Also special area for the kids with the animals. Nice playground for the...More

Thank Mick V
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This was a nice afternoon visit on my first day in Guayaquil. It's a short drive from the center of town and consists of a small zoo (there are parrots, etc.) and a building that was once in the center of town on 9 de...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This is a number of parks with the Historical park. First it’s a nature park with many animals. The animals are in rehabilitation for later release. Second it’s a recreation of 1900 Casa of a important doctor of the time. Third is demonstration for everyone...More

Thank David20130609
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

What a surprise to see such a well built and maintained tropical forest in the middle of town. We are from Florida, so the plants are very similar to what we have at home, but the way they have built the paths and displays make...More

Thank Nancy C
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Right now is a no cost place, time ago it was around $3.00 I thing, now is free!! Nice place to go with family and enjoy many things in one place. There is a small Zoo with local animals, birds, reptiles and insects. There are...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park. Great birds (and animals) in the zoo. Really a very lush park. Colonial houses will be real gems when they are completely restored and furnished. Nice restaurant in the area of the houses. It makes a good stop halfway through the park. The...More

Thank annarc6
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The park was really interesting. There were several unique regional creatures just living off the boardwalk as you walk through the habitat. I think only the alligators were behind a fence; everything else was more or less free-roaming in the park. Very cool. There were...More

1  Thank Brian H
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cropsis
29 November 2016|
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Response from Fernando G | Property representative |
Hello Cropsis The Historical Park of Guayaquil is and amazing option for Guayaquil.The park has a very hight percentage of animal that bread in captivity due to the natural area they are kept in as well as the way they are... More
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pandarooster
4 February 2015|
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Response from Mo S | Reviewed this property |
Hi what you plan sounds good. It would take about 20mins from the airport to the park, and a couple of hours would probably be all you would need to look around. We took the bus but taxis are fairly reasonable if you get the... More
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