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Great park, excellent place to visit or do some running

This is a very interesting park to visit in São José dos Campos. Vicentina Aranha was the name of a... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Ali B
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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
Good place for walking

Very good park to walk, lots of people walking on sunny days, Sundays are very special, with... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2016
FRANKNORIO
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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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Vila Adyanna, Sao Jose Dos Campos, State of Sao Paulo 12243-750, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a very interesting park to visit in São José dos Campos. Vicentina Aranha was the name of a hospital that was built in the 20's and it worked until 2004 with high walls around it, that did not allow anyone from outside to...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Ali B
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Very good park to walk, lots of people walking on sunny days, Sundays are very special, with several activities. Good for Sunday mornings to walk or to go to Sunday noon mass at the catholic church there.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank FRANKNORIO
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

This park is not so big but it is enough to have a walk ou running. It is 1 km long to do it. There are also some places just to relax. Nice option in the city.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

This park is near my parents house and I used to do my running on it. It is great place inside the city, with a lot of green space.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Mariana G
Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

The Parque Vicentina Aranha is a great place for fitness activities (walk or run). The old buildings, at least the open one, are worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Andre M
Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is quite a small park, it originally was a sanitorium for TB patients. Several old buildings in various states of renovation, including a church in the middle of the park. Throughout the year various cultural events take place in the park and the church,...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 21 July 2015

It is sad that the actual park did not live up to the gorgeous pictures seen online/on billboards. The buildings were run down, except for the small chapel in the middle of the park. The park itself, however, was spacous and well vegetated, providing a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Stevanus S
Reviewed 18 February 2015

It is a pleasant place for jogging, walk. There are also some cultural events at this place. It used to be a kind of hospital to treat turbeculosis back in Century XIX.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Luis Carlos Z
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Good to breath and practice some activities outdoors. There are also often cultural events or some sort going on. They have a public piano - totally out of tune, but nice idea.

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

Nice place to walk by centenary and fruit trees. It is a peaceful place to be. I really enjoy walking there on Sundays, when there is live music in the Coreto Sao Joao.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank SimoneO375
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