Plaza San Juan de Dios, Camaguey

4.5
Historic Site · Landmark
A picturesque square in the heart of old colonial Cemaguey, Plaza San Juan de Dios preserves much of its 18th century atmosphere with its abundance of cafes, craft shops, and art shops, all with red tiled roofs. The square's design dates back to 1732. It houses the city church, which was built during the 17th century. Sit back and watch as people stroll by, stop by at one of the local eateries and grab a bite, or head to a souvenir shop and buy 100% locally made souvenirs. Our Camaguey travel planner makes visiting Plaza San Juan de Dios and other Camaguey attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Beautiful part of Camaguey, colonial buildings and lots of different types of art and artifacts for sale. We ate dinner at Melanges which was delicious. Bar in the square looked fun.  more »
  • This place is amazing , It is located in the historical centre of camagüey city ! Colonial houses , colonial street They make your step through this place unforgettable If you visit camagüey this...  more »
  • This square is so beautiful! All the buildings have been renovated and we are charmed by this colonial architecture!  more »
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  • Stopped at the faithful time exponent of the colonial stage of the area, well maintained and clean
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  • A night visit. A large square where dinner calmly in the 1880 restaurant. It was very nice
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  • Great place to relax with a refreshing drink...
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  • It is a very colonial square where offer esculntura of wood and clay also has restaurants with very good quality if you vicit Camagüey do not hesitate to visit the square
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