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Parque Mirador Independencia

Calzada Independencia, Guadalajara 44259, Mexico
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Very disappointing I drove 20 minutes and found out that the white platform and most of it all... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
via mobile
Great view!

Great place to visit in Guadalajara. Easy to get there, if you dont have a car, you can take public... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Guadalajara, Mexico
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Spectacular views of the Barranca de Oblatos canyon can be seen from this dramatically located park.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“metrobus” (2 reviews)
“ravine” (2 reviews)
“playground” (2 reviews)
Calzada Independencia, Guadalajara 44259, Mexico
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing I drove 20 minutes and found out that the white platform and most of it all around is closed due to the concrete is collapsing , security is there watching.

Thank Max0323
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great place to visit in Guadalajara. Easy to get there, if you dont have a car, you can take public transportation from downtown, at calzada independencia avenue, take metrobus to station called "Mirador Independencia", it is the last stop, cannot miss it. and you will...More

1  Thank rodrigoviajero1
Reviewed 23 August 2017

You would not believe your eyes. You are 10 - 15 minutes away from the heart of a major metropolitan area (population around 5 mil.) and still in a residential area and you have this. Grand views of the mountains with a deep canyon, green,...More

Thank Sahit_the_savvy
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

It's nicer during/after the rain season because it's much greener then, I have been there in September and in December. The view is great, sadly there is no way to hike or go somewhere, it's just the platform. If you have some hours left and...More

Thank Amelie M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I live fairly close to here and love to take visiting family and friends. This is a unique geologic site as well, about 20,000 years ago Lake Chapala, which is Mexico´s largest lake and about an hour from Guadlajara, was about the size of Lake...More

1  Thank windsorcottage
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The view was amazing! The area itself needs some fixing up however. Little stand around the area with food are not recommended unless you're ready to caught a bug. Seems more like a area left abandoned than a tourist area. Doesn't cost except if you...More

Thank powpugs
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Just take the Macrobus, 7 pesos, to the end of the line (2 stops past the excellent zoo), impossible to get lost! Free entry, take your own picnic or eat at the restaurant perched on the edge. Beautiful, relaxing place to sit and breathe and...More

Thank Veronica014
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Incredible views, silence, tranquility, birds, really worth to visit even if its not in the center. Take metrobus express from the center and in 20-25 min you are there. There is a restaurant with good view but i didn't risk to eat there, seemed a...More

Thank NikaFichidindia
Reviewed 19 November 2015

nice place to walk, have a drink maybe laydown for a couple minutes, admire the green hills, not good if you have troubles walking or going up/down stairs, there are a lot of staires

Thank Scarlett C
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Also known as La Barranca de Huentitan. Great way to spend the day. Great view, alot of steps to walk, Restaurant on the premises or bring your lunch and sit on the grass. We caught the tram located in front of San Juan de Dios...More

5  Thank diversionoaktown
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