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If you are into running then this is your spot

This is a beautiful park, has great views, fresh air, nature everywhere, awesome for trail running... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Juan R
Dogs welcome

Great day trip for hiking and views. Lots of easy trails and great for families. Complete with... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Quito, Ecuador
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Bellavista, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A place to escape the smog and the noisy errands of Quito city. Go for a run or a walk, or just to calm your mind doing yoga. You will be gifted to spot at least 4 different types of Humming Birds, Vermilion Flycatcher or...More

4  Thank HZambonino
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 January 2015

The whole town rides bikes on Sunday and no alcohol. Pretty important info to know before you visit. They rent bikes on the side of the road, we did, and it was fun. We did visit several parks. Note, they have free bikes that you...More

4  Thank gingerjbrowning
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

This is a beautiful park, has great views, fresh air, nature everywhere, awesome for trail running. Dogs are welcome. It needs a little better signage.

Thank Juan R
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Great day trip for hiking and views. Lots of easy trails and great for families. Complete with doggie obstacle course!

Thank mikejeanschramm
Reviewed 21 July 2018

This park is beautiful in many ways, but it is not well-marked whatsoever. After spending two hours here by choice, I spent two more trying to find my way out. I wouldn't recommend coming here by yourself, or without a plan, like I did. That...More

1  Thank Benjamin H
Reviewed 24 May 2018

It is great to walk through this Parque. It does not matter how many times you go, there are always new paths waiting for you. If you get to its highest points, you can enjoy a really nice view of the valleys surrounding Quito. And...More

Thank DianaUIO
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Nice place to take a morning walk and enjoy nature inside the city. Mostly clean and organized. Highly recommended to go for a walk with your dog.

Thank Negra D
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Parque Metropolitano is a great place to spend the day, particularly at the weekend. The park is very large and has beautiful views over Quito. It has one of the 'QUITO' signs for photos which is fun. It has equipment for calisthenics and for dog...More

1  Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 22 January 2018

To me, even after almost 2 years in Quito, the Parque Metropolitano remains my favourite park. You go go for a quick run, a 10km walk or just go lie down on one of the lawn to tan. Beautiful trees and flowers, quiet, with an...More

Thank mduquesnel
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This is mainly an open air park. You walk through the woods and enjoy the outdoors without all the traffic of Quito. There are maps that show the paths mounted in a couple locations. Remember that you are at a high altitude so you will...More

1  Thank Joel L
Reviewed 26 October 2017

You can hike, bike, or just have a picnic with friends and family here. Trails are pleasant and terrain not too difficult for all ages.

Thank lupilove04
Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a wonderful place to explore, hike, spend the afternoon on a nice day, with forest, views of Quito, and many trails to explore. You can even look out to the East and see the new airport. It is a bit of country right...More

2  Thank WJD_CO
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Toby T
20 November 2015|
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No golf course, just walking, hiking, and mountain biking. On the weekend you can rent a mountain bike close to the park entrance.