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Parque Colon de Granada, Granada

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Fountain Landmark
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. By using our Granada vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Parque Colon de Granada and other attractions in Granada.
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  • This is the central park near the major church everyone looks at and the City Hall. It has no playground. Here you can buy fake leather belts, fake Panama hats, overpriced sodas and have a hard time f...  more »
  • You will probably go through this park, where residents of Granada like to meet and spend time together. A wide variety of juices and local dishes are available, including the few, based on yuca and pigskin frie.
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  • This is the main park in Granada. It's a nice place to walk around or just to have a seat and people watch.  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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