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Plaza de Armas, Huaraz

(3.3/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Like in most Peruvian cities, the main square of Huaraz is named Plaza de Armas. Admire the picturesque plaza, lined with trees and decorated with topiaries. Rest on a bench in the shade and enjoy the scenic view of the snowcapped mountains surrounding the city. View the cathedral facing the square, purchase some souvenirs, or and take in the city atmosphere and watch the locals go about their business. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Plaza de Armas by using our Huaraz trip itinerary maker.
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  • Beautiful and Nice square. How is at the Center, will have to pass through it. Enjoy the day, because the nights are poorly lit.
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  • Square typical of province, something careless and not offers much for show. Around shops you will find several.
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  • cozy place, people beautiful, snowy Super and very beautiful! I hope to return very soon to huarás city.
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  • So much flowers beautiful place, so grateful to get to visit it 💪👊
  • Nice place to meet locals and ask for directions. Don't forget to take picture.
  • This is a very nice public park and square. Grab a snack and relax here on a weekend.
  • Lovely place
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