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Parque El Olivar

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Avenue La Republica | Calles: Francisco Tamayo, Choquehuanca, Hermilio Hernandez, Conde de la Monclova, Carolina Vargas., Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of my top ten favorite spots in the world. Not for its magnificence but for its beautiful simplicity. The trees, the short walk, the atmosphere and all the wildlife are simply breathtaking. Try it and hope you agree with me. It is...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a nice place for a walk by yourself or with friends. It is quiet peaceful in the city in one of the most affluent neighborhoods. There are many attractions nearby specially restaurants and cafes. Highly recommended.

Thank Ivan R
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Nice park in the middle of San Isidro, Lima's posh district. It has old olive trees and a small lagoon where you can ride the boats.

Thank Guido C
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is one of the biggest green areas with trees in Lima. Bordered by beautiful houses of apparent Germanic architecture and well guarded by agents of the San Isidro district, equipped with several little ponds, quiet pathways and plenty of grass area to walk or...More

Thank Yannick W
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The Olive Grove was established in 1620, when Fray Martín de Porres (from the Dominican monastery founded in 1539) decided to plant an olive garden from the three surviving plants that were brought from Spain by Antonio de Rivera. It is considered one of San...More

1  Thank Gina V
Reviewed 18 June 2018

In a city with narrow footpaths or none at all, greenery is precious. If you are going past take some time to have a look at the old olive trees and parkland which meanders off into side streets amid large and attractive houses. Many pigeons...More

1  Thank Gaye J
Reviewed 16 June 2018

You can walk and enjoy the view of over 250 beautiful olive trees, their trunks are really beautiful because they are old. It's very peaceful and there are some lovely old homes with beautiful architecture to watch there. At night the lights make it even...More

Thank MarthaP1010
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Our tour took us to this Park. It was started with 3 olive trees way back when who survived the journey from Spain. Now the trees belong to the town and the town cares for them, harvests the olives and makes this Park a vital...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 5 May 2018

Beautiful park with old olive trees and lovely walk ways. There are museums and park activities, very safe and the place to relax. Our summer visit was made special by strolling and enjoying the park!

Thank Meri W
Reviewed 4 May 2018

A great place to peacefully take in some semi-fresh air, it is in Lima after all, without the sound of traffic. A lot of history is represented by the nearly 400 year old olive trees. The Municipality of San Isidro appears to be taking care...More

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