Parque Colon de Granada, Granada

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Get away from the traffic and explore the heart of the city at Parque Colon de Granada, the central park in Nicaragua's capital with a number of iconic and historic landmarks. Tall palms provide the shade for visitors discovering stately cathedrals, monuments, museums, and old houses in this part of town. One of the most popular tourist attractions in the city and a major relaxation area for the locals, the park offers many stalls and cafes with a variety of eating options. Ride in a horse carriage or stroll along cobbled streets to soak in the atmosphere or attend a public event or performance. Take a look at our Granada day trip planner to schedule your visit to Parque Colon de Granada and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This Park is in the Center, going to a restaurant every day had hovering around. Well, there are many restaurants around, is the center of tourism!
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  • Fun place to walk around and to sit and watch people. I don't recommend eating there or buying items there. There are much better restaurants within a few block walk.  more »
  • This was a lovely park to walk through or sit over on our hotel balcony. Great photo opp. The horse carriage guys are a little pushy for me, so we tried our best to avoid them, since we didn't want a ...  more »
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  • Parque Central, the plaza bustles with artisans, troubadours and Vigorón sellers, offering the traditional plate of yucca, pork rind, salad, and chicha (a fermented corn drink). If you want a carriage ride this is the place. Very clean.

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