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“main square” (2 reviews)
“cathedral” (5 reviews)
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Av. Luzuriaga, Huaraz, Peru
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"great spot to sit"
in 2 reviews
"main square"
in 2 reviews
"cathedral"
in 5 reviews
"artisanal"
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"souvenirs"
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"colorful"
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"trees"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Located in the centre of the town, with well laid out flower beds and benches to enjoy the heat of the day, some with a little shade. Views of the snow capped mountains add to the attraction. Fronting the Cathedral, which has been under construction...More

Thank Escape-overseas
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Like in many cities, this plaza is a at the center of the main city, with lots of businesses, restaurants and cafes in the vicinity.

Thank Danny S
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Well, you can hardly miss the Plaza if you are in Huaraz. Choose a sunny moment, find a bench, sit back and enjoy the ambience. The new cathedral is still under construction - looks as though it will need another year or three...

Thank John L
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Stopped had lunch in the sun and enjoyed watching the world go by. I mean if you're in huaraz you'll probably go by default, but definitely nothing to come to huaraz especially for.

Thank James T
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

It’s so sad that Huaraz decided to ruin the beautiful views that used to be had from the Plaza de Armas, by constructing upper stories on the buildings and plopping a new huge church there (and then not bothering to finish it apparently). I last...More

Thank Dawn L
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were not impressed. Small square with lama ladies, as I call them. 'Picture please'. No, this is not our cup of tea. Park is not worth to be visited. Spend your time elsewhere.

1  Thank Lis C
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The place looks really nice, with lots of trees and flowers. It's a pity they have not yet finished the church, it would really upgrade the view of the square.

1  Thank Jacqueline T
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

It is a nice place to sit and enjoy the city. Lots of ambulantes and children playing. It is a good starting point to look for something fun to do.

Thank Rebeca P
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Wel kept square in the centre of Huaraz. Not much going on. They are building a church on the square.

Thank Tessa H
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

A fairly standard plaza but I enjoyed sitting for a while to watch the goings on. This included a woman walking an alpaca around.

Thank Loosenz
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