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Plaza de Armas de Trujillo, Trujillo
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In the historic center of the city, Plaza de Armas de Trujillo serves as the main square. The city’s independence was declared from this central point, making it an important icon in the city’s history. The four streets that merge to form this square also showcase buildings like the municipality palace and the cathedral. Walk to the center to see the freedom monument, made of three distinct sections. This is also a good spot to admire the bright colors of the buildings lining the square and to do some people-watching. Make Plaza de Armas de Trujillo a part of your Trujillo vacation plans using our Trujillo tourist route planner.
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  • all Peru is one of the most large next to Cusco and Lima. They are also good places for the the surroundings.
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  • Plaza de Armas of Trujillo is very clean, the colors are very vibrant and the security is excellent. If you want to take a photo of paid you 5 Suns and capture the beauty of the Plaza de Armas.
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  • Wide square to walk at night. Lots of air, quiet with good restaurants and hotels around. If summer is sunny morning
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  • One of the nicest plazas in Peru, and that's saying something!
  • Shiniest square I've ever seen. ;)
  • Great place to chill
  • The colorful central square of Trujillo.
  • Hermoso Ordenado y limpio.