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“What a shame... qué pena...”
Review of Parque Gallineral

Parque Gallineral
Ranked #2 of 20 things to do in San Gil
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

The parc used to be indeed a small piece of jungle at the doors of the chaotic San Gil. Some trees are still beautiful. However, mismanagement of the direction of the parc destroyed it: they put electric cables in the trees for a night show, music everywhere, a swimming pool that does not belong to such a place (it was a parc, not a "balneario”). All this can be reversed. However, what will still be destroyed is the once lovely beach, in front of which an apartment house of dubious taste and a motel-looking attraction parc with bad and very loud music have been built.. What a shame.

2  Thank Yves V
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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

it Is really nice park with a lot plants and differents kind of trees, in here we can see a lot of squirrels eating or running

Thank victor A
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Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

If you go to San Gil or around it please do not miss the gallineral park, the symbol of the town like the eiffel tower in París......quiet, peacefull, cheap, a place for enjoy the environment of the zone with family or friends....

Thank Marcela R
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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Apart for the naturally beautiful setting, the locals offer great deals on physical activities, like rafting. So if you're an active, risk taking person you'll love it.

For the calmer travellers, you get to visit and observe a variety of natural views.

Thank McCherry C
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Reviewed 17 February 2016

A walk through this park is a pleasant way to spend an hour. It's an oasis of tranquility and an escape from the heat, particularly if you go early or late in the day.

Thank alaskantravelnut
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