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Plaza de Armas, Piura

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Take a pause from sightseeing at Plaza de Armas, an attractive square with a relaxed atmosphere. Grab a seat on a bench and watch the locals go by, or enjoy the surrounding architecture, which includes a photogenic old cathedral. Restaurants, street vendors, and money changers also populate the area, adding to the neighborhood's distinct flavor. Arrange to visit Plaza de Armas and other attractions in Piura using our Piura itinerary planner.
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  • Da for two photos, the Cathedral and the Town Hall. At night, the plaza is illuminated with white fluorescent lights that pale it. The Cathedral is beautiful. Except those two buildings, the rest are banks and other modern buildings. Or a bar, a restaurant... nothing glamorous... you can omit the visit.
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  • Photographers you can count a little more about the history of the city. It is a park to photograph.
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  • A beautiful square with a very good location and a cozy story close to the central Church. A welcoming place to visit, stroll and meet with friends, family or partner
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Where to stay in Piura

Areas close to the river contain some of the most established options in the city, with refined hotels occupying colonial-era buildings and offering cozy rooms and various facilities, including swimming pools, spas, and onsite fine-dining restaurants. Basic and budget-friendly, the city's hostels and guesthouses cluster in areas a few streets back from the river.
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