Parque de la Marimba, Tuxtla Gutierrez

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Join the locals at Parque de la Marimba and immerse yourself in the music of the marimba, the symbolic instrument of Chiapas. Each night the park becomes the soul of the city as music creates excitement that spreads through the crowd. Throughout the gardens, you'll see young to the elderly gathering to dance and listen to music. Many shops and kiosks around the park serve traditional snacks, candy, and coffee. Plan to see Parque de la Marimba and other attractions that appeal to you using our Tuxtla Gutierrez vacation planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Para terminar tu visita en Tuxtla es obligatorio ir a escuchar la marimba en este hermoso parque, tranquilo y con buena musica. 
  • El Parque de la marimba en Tuxtla Gutierrez, capital de Chiapas, una plaza con su kiosko y sus músicos y el publico bailando su musica. Nos decidimos a echar un baile y disfrutamos de un para de horit...  more »
  • Le soir, on peut entendre les fameuses marimbas tellement typique de cette région. Cependant, c'est tout. Ce parc n'a rien d'exceptionnel et ne vaut pas le détour. Si vous faites un stop dans la ville...  more »
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  • Awesome place in Tuxtla! Live music and lots of dancing couples is a great place to relax and enjoy the local culture. There's always lots of places to get food and drinks.
  • What a nice place to spend an evening! I met many nice, friendly people. Great atmosphere.
  • Nice parque to hang around. In the evening local people gather around the parque, play music and dance
  • A nice place to go when in tuxtla, especially in the evening where you can listen and dance to the sound of the marimba
  • Great place to visit and a must in Tuxtla Gutierrez. They play marimbas everyday. Make sure to go at around 5-6 to get a place to sit so you can enjoy the dances in first line.