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Gilroy Gardens

California Theme Park


In brief
Part botanical gardens, part amusement park, Gilroy Gardens eschews high-adrenaline thrill rides and high-profile themed attractions for a simpler, laid-back experience. The trees and grounds are beautiful and the park is a lovely place to commune with nature. The rides are geared to the younger set.

  • Gilroy (near San Jose), CA
  • Phone: (408) 840-7100
  • Highlights:
    • Monarch Garden
    • Circus Tree Experience
    • Bonfante Falls
    • Pinnacle Rock Maze
    • Quicksilver Express mine coaster
    • Rainbow Garden Round Boat Ride
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