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Parque Gallineral

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San Gil, Colombia
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just an average garden

Gallineral is a pleasant park for a short stroll, 30-60min. Not extremely exciting, and definitely... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2012
Daniel F
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Stockholm, Sweden
dirty, small and a waste of your time

Nothing to do. a waste of your time. The government of San Gil claim IS THE MOST BEATIFUL PARK OF... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2012
jorge r
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Medellin, Colombia
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  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
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“the river” (15 reviews)
“old trees” (2 reviews)
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San Gil, Colombia
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Reviewed 18 August 2012

Gallineral is a pleasant park for a short stroll, 30-60min. Not extremely exciting, and definitely not the most beautiful park of the region. It's a decent collection of plants, but that's about it. Maybe slightly overrated by colombians themselves, and a bit pricey. on the...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2012

Nothing to do. a waste of your time. The government of San Gil claim IS THE MOST BEATIFUL PARK OF COLOMBIA: it is a lie , NEVER, liars.

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Reviewed 26 June 2012

For 6000 COP to get in probably only worth about 30 mins - 1 hour of walking around. Nice enough, but the plants aren't that exciting and not really anything more than you would have seen if you have travEled around different parts of Colombia.

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Reviewed 16 March 2012

This botanical garden--located where the Quebrada Curiti meets the Rio Fonce--is a shaded garden-like setting, meant for solitary strolls...or lazy afternoons with a good book or good friends. I found the place kinda "uninspiring" and "normal"...however, I have visited many gorgeous locales around the world!...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2012

Its a lovely place, very calm and you can enjoy of all beautiful nature in this park.

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Reviewed 25 January 2012

Try with a visit to the waterfallasand the caves that are more interesting and fun that it

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Reviewed 19 January 2012

Lovely reserve with old and big trees..............................................................................................................................................................................................................................

Thank Edgar48
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Reviewed 17 October 2011

This park is a nice place to go on a hot day if you want to escape the sun. It is nice and cool because of the trees. There are restaurants were yu can have a drink or some food. The entrance is a little...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2010

A park with several walking trails. Nos very big but beautiful vegetation, mostly sleepy trees. A river crosses the park. Bathing in the river is not allowed from here but there is a pool that uses the water from the river. There are also some...More

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