Parque El Arenal, Santa Cruz

Parque El Arenal, Santa Cruz (must see)

Featuring a lagoon with an island in the middle, Parque El Arenal is one of the best attractions of Santa Cruz. It was originally designed as a reservoir of rainwater in the city center, it has now become a great leisure place with stunning views. Locals and tourists alike come to Parque El Arenal everyday to have some fun, taking pedal-boat rides or just admiring its beauty.

Of note is the bas-relief mural created by Lorgio Vaca, a famous Bolivian artist. The work of art depicts historic and present day aspects of Santa Cruz. Another noteworthy attraction located in Parque El Arenal is the Folklore Museum that will be soon re-opened after renovation.

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Parque El Arenal on Map

Sight Name: Parque El Arenal
Sight Location: Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
Guide(s) containing this sight: Landmarks Walk in Santa Cruz  

Walking Tours in Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Create Your Own Walk in Santa Cruz

Create Your Own Walk in Santa Cruz

Creating your own self-guided walk in Santa Cruz is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Museums Walk in Santa Cruz

Museums Walk in Santa Cruz

Being a tropical city with great climate, most view Sant Cruz as mainly an outdoors activities destination. However, this city has a lot of history and art as well. Santa Cruz features over 30 small museums and art galleries that may delight your eyes with impressive works by national and international artists. Take this tour to the best museums and art centers in Santa Cruz.

Tour Duration: 2 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.0 km
Landmarks Walk in Santa Cruz

Landmarks Walk in Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz is the most populous city and the heart of the second most populous metropolitan area in Bolivia, as well as the capital of the department of Santa Cruz. If you get the opportunity to go to Santa Cruz, your visit will not be complete without exploring its main sights. Take this self-guided walking tour to the best landmarks of Santa Cruz de la Sierra.

Tour Duration: 1 hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 km