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Plaza de la Independencia, Concepcion

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Soak up the local culture at Plaza de la Independencia, a vibrant square at the heart of Concepcion. Bernardo O'Higgins, a famed revolutionary leader, once addressed the public at this square. Today, the plaza attracts tourists with its relaxed atmosphere and remains an ideal place for people-watching. The nearby cafes and restaurants serve delicious meals prepared using traditional culinary methods. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Concepcion holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Plaza de la Independencia and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • It is the founding town square. It is surrounded by important buildings, such as the Cathedral or the Provincial Government. It converges the pedestrian traffic from the different points of the city centre. It is a place of historic being the place where Bernardo O'Higgins declared the independence of Chile (hence its name).
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  • It is a square surrounded by four corners of main blocks of conception, it has a beautiful monument in the center of the square.
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  • Ideal place for Catholics to pray and for other people to reflect, and to discover a beautiful Cathedral.
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Google
  • Good place to visit
  • It is the first square of Chile. Your entire environment is historical
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  • Increasingly more beautiful, to take care of it!
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  • Very quiet place
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  • Must visit if coming to the region of the Bio Bio, with much trade close, gelaterias and the theatre in front.
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