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Evening promenade

Just as we remebered it from years ago. Quiet during the day but in the evening full of familes and... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
Good place to take the kids to see the storks on the historic towers. A step away from the Calle mayor and the Cervantes

Lovely place to visit and take pictures, there is simply so much to see in this area one may be... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Just as we remebered it from years ago. Quiet during the day but in the evening full of familes and friends wandering around or sitting and chatting.

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place to visit and take pictures, there is simply so much to see in this area one may be astounded with the setting. Afterward a stop at any of the numerous cafeteria to have a refreshment with your tapa. There's a couple of theaters...More

Thank philweber
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Very beautiful plaza Has roses plants all around in the central square Very nice trip to Alcalá de Henares Try to go by Renfe even better by tren de Cervantes look into Renfe web page excellent service Be ready to walk and for hot weather...More

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This is a really pretty plaza to sit back relax and enjoy the atmosphere while eating an ice cream .

Thank fishtank5
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The hearth of the city. Lovely things to see and also nice just to sit down and look around. Statue of Miguel de Cervantes is magnificent.

Thank Silja T
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a lovely hub for the whole town--from here you can start to see the motifs you will see all over town, including artworks dedicated to Cervantes, the town's favorite son, and majestic storks' nests. This plaza also leads to the delightful Calle Mayor,...More

Thank ScottM92821
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

This square is the center of the old town. It is filled with rose gardens, so if you are there when they are in bloom -- you are lucky.

Thank stonewithnomoss
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Lovley spot to spend time and just relax. The gardens are beautiful. It pretty much sums up Alcala De Henarez's spirit. All restaurants, pubs and the few clubs are just few minutes away.

Thank Kris U
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This Plaza is simply a delight to walk through. I was there in December just before the Christmas holidays and people were ambling through. Brightly coloured stalls were displaying arts and crafts. There were also street food vendors. Children were playing and there was a...More

Thank Minnie G
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

Went recently and during week day, we found it as a very nice plaza with the university just ahead. A nice gloriete. If you visit the city schedule to spend some time there

Thank jumanufer
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