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Plaza de Armas de Chivay, Chivay

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Stop and rest at Plaza de Armas de Chivay. Like all Plaza de Armas in South America, this site represents the main square of the village surrounded by imposing mountains. Grab a bite in one of the restaurants, have a drink, and watch the people gathering in the square. The small, quaint plaza is full of shops and vendors selling souvenirs, trinkets, and snacks. Visit the village church, watch the street performers singing and dancing, or just sit back and take in the lively square atmosphere. Plan to visit Plaza de Armas de Chivay during your Chivay vacation using our convenient Chivay trip itinerary maker.
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  • Munay boutique hotel is very cozy, has a panoramic view of the volcanoes, we have all the services, have access to transport.
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  • Not much to see, a square in the center of the village, nothing special. In fact, we're going a Chivay that for y dormer one night before going to see the Colca canyon...
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  • a square small to that at the moment are their tracks under construction (2 years ago according to villagers) inconceivable on the part of its Mayor square have a market where they sell many local crafts, where you can buy
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Where to stay in Chivay

Most of Chivay's sleeping options are charming family-run guesthouses, located along the town's main residential streets. Head out of town to find a selection of eco-friendly lodges and hotels set in scenic, remote valleys, easily accessible by car along the main regional roads.
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