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Parque Gallineral

#2 of 17 things to do in San Gil Features Animals
San Gil, Colombia
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Must go!

So beautiful and relaxing. Cost 6000 pesos to enter. Bring your bathing suit to swim in the pool... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Good for a peaceful hour stroll

*$6.000 entry fee* A large park close to town ideal for an easy stroll around. Giant old trees are... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Peter F
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“the river” (14 reviews)
San Gil, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So beautiful and relaxing. Cost 6000 pesos to enter. Bring your bathing suit to swim in the pool after exploring the park!

Thank naybee143
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

*$6.000 entry fee* A large park close to town ideal for an easy stroll around. Giant old trees are covered in long tendrils of moss and host red squirrels and black vultures.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

So, maybe we should have asked some questions at the entrance but we thought, when we were charged 6,000COP at the entrance, that it included access to the pool. Nope! We had to pay an extra 4,000 to use the pool and also another 4,000...More

Thank CaitDublin_Ireland
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This is a river park, with swimming pool, some very big trees with spanish moss, pretty good birding (4 new species), some weird decorations, Broomstick flying witches. good places to try Hormigas Columas (big assed ants)! Overall, I enjoyed the park, the site is lovely,...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

I'm not sure if the night time lights display is just during the Christmas holiday season, but it was a fun added element to an otherwise pleasant park with several interesting attractions. I recommend entering the park around 5 pm so you can experience it...More

1  Thank KPR777
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This is an odd little park, and pricey too - 10,000 pesos and 2,000 to buy a swimming cap. The strange installations around the park looked like an overhang from Halloween. The pool is refreshing and clean.

Thank HannahGreenerGreen
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This park is nice for a walk and to look around for about an hour. There is also a swimming pool that you can visit and there are a few parrots (not wild though). Overall very clean and nicely kept. Entry fee of 6000 COP...More

Thank Swi89
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We wandered, ate icecreams and read our books in the shade. There are two swimming pools - one for kids and one for adults.It's not a park to jog in - just brick paths and lots of trees.

Thank Professeurdefrancais
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

It's a nice park. A good way to spend a couple spare hours in San Gil. It's definitely not a 'must-do' but it's good for larger groups where not everyone wants to bungee jump or river raft (there's a lot of extreme sports in San...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Nice park on the outskirt of san gil, but nothing to be excited about... I wouldn't pay the 6000pesos again...

Thank geoff204
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