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Plaza Bolivar, Caracas

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Visit Plaza Bolivar, the heart of the oldest district in Caracas, to pay tribute to one of South America's most iconic military and political leaders. The monument to the national hero, Simón Bolívar, was inaugurated in 1874, with statues of four women in the corners of the plaza representing the four original states of Gran Colombia: Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru, and Colombia. The equestrian statue shows Bolivar in a proud, authoritative light. Many of the city's most important buildings stand close to the square. Make Plaza Bolivar a part of your Caracas vacation plans using our Caracas itinerary planner.
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  • This square located in the center of the city is ideal for relaxing and encontrarce natural between trees and squirrels
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  • The heart of downtown Caracas, a magic square full of history, populated by squirrels and pigeons, excellent and emblematic site in Caracas
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  • A square crowded by the Caracas, squirrels and pigeons!. It is clean and preserved. However, they must reinforce greater certainty about this space
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