Plaza Mayor de Valladolid, Valladolid

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Plaza Mayor de Valladolid, nearly the biggest and oldest square in Spain, dates back to the mid-13th century. It became a milestone in Spanish Baroque architecture after Francisco de Salamanca took charge of its reconstruction, much needed after the 1561 fire. Look toward the center for a statue of the founder of Valladolid, Pedro Ansúrez. On the north end, see the seat of the town hall. Check online for events during your visit, as the city council puts on activities almost every week. To visit Plaza Mayor de Valladolid on your holiday in Valladolid, and find out what else Valladolid has to offer, use our Valladolid holiday builder website .
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  • The prettiest of Castilla y León, eager to see pedestrian, well lit night, hope that many people come and see it!
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  • A charming, endearing, moving, living, colourful place. The Spanish are so radiant. Viva España advertising
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  • It is very nice, small when compared with other, all full of businesses and cafés, though cafeterias are expensive for the service you give
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  • Pretty and busy square! Tons of shops around to buy or grab food/drinks.
  • Fun place. Many restaurants in plaza PLUS many nearby streets
  • Good places to have a drink and a snack at good price
  • Such a beautiful place. Great terraces
  • It is lovely, lots of bars, places to eat, visit and shop. Lay back to the fullest

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Weekend prices in Valladolid can be quite affordable, as the city typically sees more business travelers than tourists. Accommodations cater to every type of visitor, from budget backpackers to history lovers and families. Choose from a number of larger chains, boutique hotels, and hostels. For the best sightseeing location, search for lodging in the town's historical district near the Plaza Mayor; options here include shared dorm-style rooms, apartment rentals, and luxury hotel suites in a former castle.
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