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Plaza Grande, Merida

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Plaza Grande represents a main gathering point in the heart of the city. The former Spanish "Plaza de Armas," it was built on the site of the ancient Mayan city of T'ho and named after the eponymous town in Spain. Rest in the shade of tall laurel trees that line the verdant square, or admire the historic buildings that surround it, with stuccoed pastel-colored facades. View the antique cathedral, one of the oldest in North America, people-watch, or take in the square's busy atmosphere. Add Plaza Grande to your Merida travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Merida tourist route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Si no conoces Merida es obligada la visita a la plaza grande, hay video maping en la catedral, muy seguido eventos culturales, domingos de tianguis , museo del olimpo enfrente , casa de Montejo , Pasa...  more »
  • Es un parque muy grande, muy bonito y agradable, me encanta sentarme a descascanzar y ver a su gente tan amable y un ambiente relajado. en las noches facilmente hay algún tipo de actividad como de act...  more »
  • Visitar la catedral es verdaderamente un lugar de paz y tranquilidad, caminar por su plaza principal y apreciar sus edificios sus calle peatonales y disfrutar de sus nieves de excelente calidad así co...  more »
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  • Always something to do or see here. On Sundays it's extra busy when the square is filled with places to eat. Go there on a Thursday night (iirc) to see a cool recreation of the ancient Maya ball game.
  • Laid back atmosphere, great tasting traditional food with an inexpensive price
  • Muchas pokeparadas? :P También muchos portales de ingress.
  • A beautiful place, one of many parks in the city of Merida
  • Buen lugar