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Zocalo

Puebla, Mexico
+52 222 122 1100
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Panoramic City Tour of Puebla by Double Decker Bus
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An old fountain rests at the center of this bucolic plaza, located in Puebla's historic district.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meeting place” (6 reviews)
“tourist buses” (5 reviews)
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Puebla, Mexico
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

its a typical zocalo (central square) in Mexico. you definitely need to spend some time here and the roads around the centtral square

Thank dpk78
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Great city to explore, took the tour bus of the city and its quite intriguing as to its history, loved the tip of the city it takes you too and you can see it almost all of it!

Thank Allan C
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Loved the Zocalo in Peubla, so much color and things happening, people dancing impromptu during the day, children blowing bubbles, old men selling huge bunches of balloons all surrounded by great cafes and restaurants. At the front stands the imposing Cathedral. Spent lovely days and...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Very traditional and well maintained zocalo. There are lots of small stalls and restaurants to enjoy. I felt very safe walking around there, definitely check it out if you are in Puebla. My only issue would be with the parking, it can be difficult to...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

One of Mexico’s most important Colonial cities, Puebla is not touristy. It helps understand how different each Colonial City is from any other.

Thank Professor75206
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This place is the center of downtown Puebla, full of interesting things to visit and restaurants to eat. This place gives you the right perspective of Puebla city

Thank thetravelerpenguin
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

The zocalo in Puebla seems active all hours of the day and night. It pulses with activity in a laid back sort of way.

Thank profe49
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Amazing historical cathedral , very rich in paints, take the tour so you can learn about it, and then enjoy the main square, so nice to drink a coffee and enjoy the unique ambiance

Thank Ana V
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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Puebla has invested in tourism and so it's Zocalo (historic center) is very much alive with restaurants and commerce. Even at night the cathedral lights up and a light projection show for the family begins. Free guides are there to promote the city and its...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My wife, 2 kids and I went on a backpacking trip and were really impressed by Puebla! Everything is clean, well organized. People are friendly and the place seems to be very safe also. The cathedral, the park in front and the surrounding colonial style...More

Thank Philipp M
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