Plaza Alvarez Prado, Tilcara

Plaza Alvarez Prado combines a relaxed atmosphere with a variety of daily events, including a craft market, as well as proximity to important local buildings. Plenty of handicraft and souvenir stalls operate in the area; don't be afraid to haggle, as you can usually purchase items below the asking price. A number of places nearby sell snacks and delicious local food. Head south of the plaza to find the archeology museum. Use our Province of Jujuy trip itinerary planner to visit Plaza Alvarez Prado on your trip to Province of Jujuy, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The central square of Tilcara is the center of the place. Surrounded by artisans who sell their items. On one of the streets there are public baths which can be paying 5 pesos.
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  • It is a square full of color of the handicrafts of the locals... very nice to explore it without trouble and visit post-by-post to see what the craftsmen offer
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  • Visited on a day that the village celebrate the national day of music! Kids from the local music school performed on the spot. What a treat!  more »

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