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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  • Good restaurants and refrigerators around the Park in December Christmas decoration with alluding to the vallenato musical instruments. Very nice
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  • Very nice square with lots of stuff happening during the day and especially in the evenings. Gotta love the little kids in the motorized cars and trucks. I think this is how many Colombians learn to d...  more »
  • The dais Francisco man is the center of the main Park of Valledupar, where Vallenato Festival was held until a few years ago, before the inauguration of the Park of the Vallenato legend. Decimvir lighting is very pretty, always referring to the vallenato, those Sung poems born in the region. The place is surrounded by shops and very special places that you must travel with calm, hopefully when it is fall afternoon and they blow breezes of Cesar...
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  • It's amazing place for tourism. Here there is a vallenato folclore.
  • Lots of stores around it. Cool breeze at night
  • Beautiful main plaza of the city.
  • A "must" when visiting Valledupar
  • Must stop in this square. It is one of the best attractions in town.

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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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