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Parque La Carolina, Quito
(4.3/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Whether you’re looking to sit back and people-watch, go for a jog, or join a game of soccer, Parque La Carolina offers a place to take a break from the city’s busy streets. The large park in the center of the business district is one of the most popular outdoor areas of the city for visitors of all ages. Inside the park you can find a great selection of amenities and things to do, from visiting the botanical garden and the vivarium that houses reptiles and amphibians to seeing the cross placed in the spot where Pope John Paul II held a mass in 1985. The park tends to be especially busy on weekends, with various art performances and families soaking up the outdoors. Entrance to the park is free, but some of its attractions require an admission fee. Make Parque La Carolina part of your personalized Quito itinerary using our Quito holiday planner.
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  • This park I highly recommend it is one of my favorite in the city of Quito is very nice and that is great is a perfect place to go jogging or walking or if you want to go to a little meal with some fr...  more »
  • Very nice Park with many artificial turf soccer fields, is great. Excellent place for walking or jogging. Even has a place for pets, owners take their dogs, and leave them free in the place intended for them
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  • This park is one of the biggest tourist attractions in the city of Quito, when I was little I always played with all my family, this park was my favorite because this place has many soccer fields, res...  more »