Plaza del Torico, Teruel

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The main plaza for the old town of Teruel, Plaza del Torico is a legendary spot. Legend has it that Alfonso II of Aragón followed a small bull to where the plaza now stands and founded the city. The fountain in the center of the plaza pays homage to this legend depicting bulls’ heads that spurt water. The square's architecture blends Art Deco with neoclassical and is a pleasant backdrop to enjoying a coffee at one of the many cafes. To visit Plaza del Torico on your holiday in Teruel, and find out what else Teruel has to offer, use our Teruel vacation route planner.
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  • August 20, 2017
    Took us to see it because rightly called torico high in the source spent three times and did not see it
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  • August 19, 2017
    The truth esque pleasantly surprised because it is true that it is the great unknown. I guess that most of the people going to Teruel for the claim of the Dinosaur Park and if you spare time visiting the city. Because they are wrong, it should be done backwards, because Center is a past that is worth much
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  • August 19, 2017
    A normalita square which has been given more fame than the well-deserved, not worth it at all, unless you want to give a tour of Teruel, and that there is nothing to do
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  • A quite enjoyable extravaganza for the rookie voyager: the square offers rich architechtural samples of many centuries, where the star of the show seems to be a pretty small bull over an overdisized column. Do let yourself abandone to the hedonist pleasure of watching it all from a different table every day: the square offers at least four terraces for food and drinks.
  • Lovely plaza in Teruel. Still trying to figure it why the bull is so small... But definitely worth a visit, especially when the festival of the amantes de Teruel is on.
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  • There are tons of places to eat and drink in the nearby.
  • Good nighttime ambience.

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