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Parque Itchimbia, Quito

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Visit Parque Itchimbia for a breath of fresh air and a panoramic view of the city. Located on top of Itchimbia hill, the park overlooks Quito and features spacious gardens containing sculptures and the Crystal Palace, a glass building serving as a cultural center, art gallery, and entertainment venue. If you're not feeling up to climbing the trail, take the bus to the top of the hill. Plan your Parque Itchimbia visit and explore what else you can see and do in Quito using our Quito travel itinerary planner.
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  • there are buses that get here, but it's better done on a cab, mostly a park for locals to walk their dog, ride a bike (steep climb), or have nice views of Quito on Eastern side. There's an expo center...  more »
  • very good location, is on a high Hill, from there you can see all of the city of Quito heritage, is a place that you can enjoy it with the family from the top, you can this animal calmly, take the kids recommended there are recreational playground.
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  • The park is quite big, has many possibilities of sports and exercise. And of course very good views across El Centro / Old Town!