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Parque Itchimbia

Iquique y Jose Maria Aguime, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Peaceful retreat

A beautiful peaceful retreat with amazing views of the city. Well worth the walk up. Great photo... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Fabulous Free Views, Safe walk from historic grand plaza

Has bathroom for small $, beautiful cafe at top, picturesque views and signature Quito signage for... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Nancy R
Dawsonville, Georgia
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“great park” (4 reviews)
Iquique y Jose Maria Aguime, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful peaceful retreat with amazing views of the city. Well worth the walk up. Great photo op in the Quito sign.

Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Has bathroom for small $, beautiful cafe at top, picturesque views and signature Quito signage for cool photo op. Nice paved pathways for biking/running. Great views of city and surrounding landscape. Take stairs up from street steep, but doable.

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We walked from Old Town to Ichimbia and spent an afternoon walking around and dining at Pim's within the park. The photos looking across the valley and down upon the city are great on a clear day. Definitely worth a visit if you enjoy parks...More

Thank ShaneEaster123
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I traveled here with a group. It was a nice setting. We had good views of Quito and the Andes. Public restrooms are available. Plenty of photo ops.

Thank Susan N
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

I was thinking of Parque Carolina, but my hostel recommended this one instead. It was a rigorous walk up a steep flight of stairs just to get to the park, but it was worth it. Beautiful paved trails for running and cycling, incredible views of...More

Thank Irene F
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Excellent views on a sunny day of El Panecillo, the Old Town, Mariscal and beyond. Park felt very safe with lots of families and people around playing football or just relaxing. There is also a large “Quito” sign where you could take pictures with the...More

1  Thank Philip C
Reviewed 7 May 2017

stunning view to quito while being in the nature (which is quite special in quito),a lot of bands playing, food, restaurants

Thank jetteclarita
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Loved to go there to get away from the city noise. It has beautiful walking trails and the view is beautiful

Thank Eirueva
Reviewed 29 March 2017

While living in Quito, my wife and I enjoy hiking up to Itchimbia for some peace and quiet. It is a very large park, complete with trails for walking and biking. The Crystal Palace offers art exhibits throughout the year which is really nice. The...More

Thank Fa-HEE-tahs
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The park is a large open space that looks to be newly developed in terms of grounds and garden, free exhibitions in the glass palace. and great for a morning run. the view is amazing!

Thank Daniel P
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