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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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  • Nice place, clean, are beautifully preserved and painted with bright colors of colonial houses around. The Sunday tends to have some activity cultural type bands of music, dances of seafaring and others. To the sunset is illuminating all and is beautiful.
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  • Beautiful city, beautiful architecture, helpful people, the Plaza de Armas is a very nice and well kept place. The climate favors for a ride by the streets main of the city. If travel to Trujillo not duden in visit the ruins of Chan Chan and the beach of Huanchaco, that are very near the city and can get easily in bus, 1.5 Suns or in taxi by 10 Suns, by journey.
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  • It is a simple square, nothing not to be missed, but that Yes, walk carefully! There are friends of alien them hovering.
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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.