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Main Square, Copan

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Head to the heart of Copan and begin your discovery of the town from Main Square. Located in the town's center, the square is surrounded by cobblestone streets, shops and restaurants, and an abundance of colonial-style buildings that give it a Spanish feel. Take a seat on one of the many garden walls and people-watch as merchants nearby peddle their goods. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Copan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Main Square and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Everything happens here it seems. People of all economic levels are here. On one side of the square there are outdoor food stands up each evening. People hang out and talk. Couples sit in the more hid...  more »
  • Copan is a fantastic place, the ruins are utterly magnificent. The town itself is tiny but the main square has a nice little church and a good few bars and restaurants to go to. The place is riddled w...  more »
  • The main square in Copan Ruinas is a good spot to sit and people watch. It is also surrounded by a nice church.  more »