3 Beautiful Parks That You Shouldn’t Miss in Porto Alegre, Brazil

Porto Alegre, Brazil
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Parks are always a good place to visit after a long day of sightseeing because they allow you to relax and recharge. Porto Alegre has several in-store, and here are three you should check out if you want to take a break and surround yourself with nature while in this Brazilian city.

Farroupilha Park

Also known as Parque da Redenção, this park is one of Porto Alegre’s top landmarks and it offers a wide range of different activities to its visitors. From auditorium and market to paddle boats and snack bars, there’s something for everyone in this charming park.

Moinhos de Vento Park

Moinhos de Vento is often referred to as “Windmills Park” and this is not a coincidence. In addition to athletic fields, a kids’ library, and a scenic pond, this park is also home to a replica of an Azorean windmill, and this happens to be its main landmark.

Parque Getúlio Vargas

Named after the former Brazilian president Getúlio Vargas, this park is another amazing place where you can sit back and relax with your entire family. It offers a wide range of different activities that you can enjoy, including sports fields, outdoor grills, picnic spots, and a mini zoo.