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Parque Caldas, Popayan

(4.6/5 based on 170+ reviews on the web)
Step away from the hustle and bustle of the city and head to Parque Caldas, a picturesque, verdant, and vibrant plaza at the heart of town. With a history dating back to the beginnings of the city of Popayan itself in 1537, the park has since undergone renovation to become the modernised and metropolitan green space it is today. Vendors along the sidewalks offer refreshingly cool drinks or regional snacks if you get peckish. Pay special attention to the gleaming white colonial buildings that flank the plaza on all sides. Add Parque Caldas and other attractions to your Popayan trip itinerary using our Popayan vacation generator.
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  • A place where you can see the square and its surroundings very cute the landscaped buildings that surround it are very cute showing colonial architecture
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  • Great place for a stroll and take in the locals buzzing around. The church is very nice too. A must see when in Popayan. Everything around the main square is well kept, secure and clean. Locals are ve...  more »
  • At the weekend this is s busy little square. As a tourist It's nice to see locals making good use of this square to meet and to chat early in the evening. It's lined with a variety of white buildings ...  more »
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  • Lindo parque, bien conservado
  • amazing! really lively during the day and calm during the night
  • Love this city!
  • Beautiful town square!
  • Big, clean and organized!