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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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  • Its dimensions, gardens, floors are according to a stately city, where you can sit and relax watching the beauty of the colonial mansions, Cathedral, Archbishop, and others with a delicious climate throughout the year.
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  • Majestic actually, very clean with an excellent view and access to take mjuchas photos. We must also emphasise that there is enough security, had several serene in the square.
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  • The Plaza de armas in Trujillo is located in the Centre of the city and is one of the points of interest of the site. It's always very busy. It has a large church and a sculpture.
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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.