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Parque El Poblado, Medellin
(2.9/5 based on 280+ reviews on the web)
Watch life go by from a central location at Parque El Poblado. Built on the location of the original settlement in Medellin, the park sits in a central location for everything locals and travelers need and often serves as a meeting location. Visitors like to take photos with the statue centered in the square, while locals use the park to exercise, walk their dogs, and go about their day. From the square you can quickly get to restaurants, shopping centers, bus stops, and the city's best nightlife scene. Plan your Parque El Poblado visit and explore what else you can see and do in Medellin using our Medellin trip itinerary builder.
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  • This is just a simple square. Not really worth the visit. I wouldn't recommend this to anyone. There are much better things to do in Medellin. 
  • It is a park that is relatively quiet, very visited, you can share with friends or go as a couple.
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  • excellent place to meet friends for its location is interesting because it allows you to walk to nearby restaurants and bars!!!