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Parque Tematico Hacienda Napoles

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| 165 km from Medellín - 249 km from Bogotá, Puerto Triunfo, Colombia
+57 4 4442975
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Wonderful zoo

We visited the hacienda Napoles in the hope of finding out more about its former owner. Today you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mrcass
,
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
via mobile
On the steps of Pablo Escobar

Zoological garden in the middle of nowhere. This park has next to the animal attractions the topic... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Raimund S
,
Starnberg, Germany
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“theme park” (3 reviews)
“dark history” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| 165 km from Medellín - 249 km from Bogotá, Puerto Triunfo, Colombia
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+57 4 4442975

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the hacienda Napoles in the hope of finding out more about its former owner. Today you can only find a theme park in construction. We spent most of the day in the zoo. The menagerie has many exotic animals from all over the...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Zoological garden in the middle of nowhere. This park has next to the animal attractions the topic, that it was once the headquarters of the cocaine king Pablo Escubar and shows some exhibits in a little museum. We took the middle priced tickets, but half...More

Thank Raimund S
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

I was very interested in setting out on this adventure to possibly see some of the dark history and renovation along with the ability to see some animal life, albeit exotic. I had not been advised that this was also an aquatic park, and to...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

This isa thematic park focus on Anfrica enviroment, it has african zoo with conffortable areas for the animals, beside have 2 pools zones, the most impressive are the cataratas victoria, with special zones for kids, the other one is el pulpo, more quiet, you must...More

Thank Henry Q
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My research into Haciendo Napoles revealed its checkered history as one of Pablo Escobar's hideaways, rich with zoo animals imported from around the world. There are even YouTube videos showing him spending time here with his kids. Those days are long gone but the animals...More

Thank davidhH9583BC
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

A 3 to 4 hour drive from Medellin, you arrive at the entrance, the arch with the airplane is there. There are various options for tickets, I went for the basic which didn't include the water park. After you get your ticket, it's a 10...More

Thank Ericdmc85
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

Don't go there if you're expecting to visit Pablo's property. Only the zoo and the airplane field still remains, the rest has been destroyed by the government. The property is so big, they've build a hotel and nice recreation park with a swimming pool and...More

1  Thank Familyglobtrotter
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Ok.. Overall, it was worth the 3+ hour hike from Medellin. We went on a Wednesday Thursday in late July. The park was not crowded, which mostly improved our experience (however, some attractions and most restaurants were closed) Couple things to know... 1. There is...More

1  Thank Les S
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

The size of the estate hints at the former excess but that is not the reason to visit. It reminded me of the Kevin Smith story about Prince. Prince was in Minneapolis in January. It was 3am. He called his staff and said he wanted...More

1  Thank ferrybangair
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

I expected more animals, but there were just a few real ones, the others were sculptures, and not just of dinosaurs. The water activities aren't that great as many people describe. The overall park needs a lot of improvement. For me, it wasn't worth the...More

1  Thank Odete E
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Lauren C
5 August 2017|
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Response from Les S | Reviewed this property |
there are buses - no train. However, the problem is, when you get there, you really need a car to get around. The park is very spread out (and it's very hot compared to Medellin) and no taxi ... I have read you can rent... More
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Keila G
27 January 2017|
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Response from CLAUDIA O | Property representative |
Hola Keila, el horario de atención y servicio al público del parque es de 09:00 am a 05:00 pm de martes a domingo y lunes festivos. El primer día hábil de la semana se cierra para labores de mantenimiento. Sujeto a Cambios... More
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RoxaneD999
15 December 2016|
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Response from CLAUDIA O | Property representative |
Hello Roxane, you can contact this tour "Visión Futuro". They can help you.
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