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Parque Metropolitano de Santiago - Parquemet

#37 of 513 things to do in Santiago Features Animals
Pio Nono 450, Santiago 8420541, Chile
+56 2 2730 1331
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“nice zoo” (3 reviews)
“virgin mary” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Pio Nono 450, Santiago 8420541, Chile
+56 2 2730 1331
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

This place is visited by many Chilean families specially on the weekends, you can do many different activities if you come to visit, i recommend to bring water in the summer or a hat to cover yourself, the sun can get really mean at times.

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Accessible by funicular, teleferico, or on foot. This vast park on the north side of Santiago has many, but not each extensively huge, attractions. On a clear day great 360 degree views of Santiago.

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I recommend you to enter the park through Providencia district entrance and leave it in Bellavista District. Start your tour by the japanese garden, and then take a gondola to cross to the other side of the park. While you cross the park by gondola,...More

1  Thank Cintia G
Reviewed 13 November 2016

excellent for families with small children although we saw young couples having fun together... very crowded zoo, cages are put one nest to the other with little space. easy to walk but a real soo shoul dhave some space between the anumals

Thank Henry B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

One side looking down is the wealthier area of Las Condes & Providencia, while the other side, looking much further down, is the poorer section of Recoleta. The Japanese Garden was lovely.

Thank Katherine A
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is a great place to spend a few hours walking through the Forrest, amazing views of the city and the Andes.

Thank Tegan H
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The ParqueMet has a Zoo inside it. The zoo is on the hill in which the park is, so you either have to climb up or down the visit it. You can reach the top of the zoo via a funicular (inclined Tram) - paid,...More

Thank AlexLima_trip
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

If you don't get to the funicular by its opening time (10 am), there forms a long line and it takes around 30-40 min to get to the top. Once there, climb the ramp up to the virgin for the best view; the view G...More

Thank Julia K
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Ranked the world's fourth largest urban park, Parque Metropolitano is charming and full of attractions. Take the historic Funicular on Estacion Pio IX to go uphill and enjoy a fantastic view of the city. On the same hill, you will find the Imaculada Conceição monument....More

Thank Juliano S
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This large park offers an an opportunity to commune with nature in the middle of this bustling city. The views from the top of San Cristóbal Hill, where the statue of the Virgin Mary is located, are spectacular.

Thank FactotumDellaCitta
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