The Plaza Central Park, Antigua

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Rest on a bench in The Plaza Central Park and observe the bustling atmosphere of Guatemala's former capital. Surrounded by colonial-era buildings, dominated by the grandiose San Jose Cathedral, the tree-shaded square is a great place to stroll, take a break from sightseeing, and people watch. Admire the central fountain known for its mermaid sculptures, get some souvenirs or snacks, and see the locals going about their daily life. Work out when and for how long to visit The Plaza Central Park and other Antigua attractions using our handy Antigua trip planner .
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  • Antiqua is a beautiful place to visit. The plaza has fountains and the locals are sitting around to enjoy the shade and just relax. Felt safe. However, you will be approached by many people in native ...  more »
  • Its so nice to seat at the park and have some coffee. Enjoy people and to be surrounded by beautiful trees and flowers. People will try to sell you all their crafts but they are very nice and respectf...  more »
  • Nice and picturesque beautiful square of Antigua. You can sit here and enjoy the views of the old city. Many tourists and also local peoke but very safe.  more »
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