Plaza Alfonso Lopez Valledupar, Valledupar

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The central landmark for the town of Valledupar, Plaza Alfonso Lopez Valledupar has acted as a meeting spot for important occasions throughout the towns history. Charming colonial houses surround the plaza, comprising of a large open space. Plant life scatters around the plaza in pot plants and garden beds, the most important being a mango tree planted right at its center. An artistic monument symbolizing national revolution overlooks the space, where two mythical figures made of steel elegantly appear as if they are flying. A small permanent platform faces the square, which performers use during the town's festivals. Start your trip to Valledupar by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • I love this place very particular in the city of Valledupar, since here is shared much family, the view that there are surrounding and feeding the pigeons is very rewarding and missing the family photo to conclude the visit to this emblematic place.
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  • A cultural and pleasant space to spend an afternoon. It is worth visiting it. Rent electric carts for children. Sell scraping, mangoes, tourists can rent a bike. A nearby church as good traditional square.
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  • It is a place very nice, quiet and clean... it is worth visiting it, he is enigmatic, it has a special charm...
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  • Must stop in this square. It is one of the best attractions in town.
  • Beautiful place!
  • Mandatory stop for this town. Cathedral is a must see. Nice architecture in the surrounding neighborhoods. Artisan merchandise needs to be price-bargained.
  • nice place
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Where to stay in Valledupar

You can find the majority of Valledupar's lodgings in the east section of town, close to the Rio Guatapuri. This pleasant, leafy neighborhood boasts many of the finer options in town, occupying purpose-built high rises and resort-style clusters of holiday villas. Such accommodations provide a wealth of additional facilities, including onsite swimming pools and restaurants. Step away from the river and you'll find simpler hotels dotted along the city's main residential streets, offering more in the way of budget-friendly options.
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