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Plaza de Armas, Yanque

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Don't miss Plaza de Armas, a vibrant square and the epicenter of activity at the heart of this charming, quiet village. From the square, visit the small local community cathedral dating back to the late 18th century, a museum, and several alfresco cafes. Several handicraft vendors selling souvenirs and textiles populate the square every day, as well as local people walking llamas and alpacas around for photo opportunities. Take your camera along, as you'll have stunning views of the nearby mountain vista from the square. With our world travel planner, Yanque attractions like Plaza de Armas can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • It is very picturesque, I remember seeing many puppies, is step obligad to go to the viewpoint of the condor, linda plaza.
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  • Each morning (around 7:00) the children of the village dance at this square to attract the tourists and a bit of income for their school. The church surely is quite interesting. It's a nice little vil...  more »
  • It is a unique, beautiful, very typical square of the place, steeped in history. The view is beautiful, is a small, but very natural.
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