Plaza de Altamira, Caracas

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See one of the landmarks of the capital city when you visit Plaza de Altamira. In the center of the plaza stands the obelisk, a symbol of the city. A fountain begins at the obelisk and the water falls all the way down to the edge of the plaza. While at the edge of the plaza, stop to have a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants that surround the open area. From the plaza, also admire the views of nearby mountains. For your safety, many visitors recommend not visiting the plaza after dark. Plan your visit to Plaza de Altamira and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Caracas vacation planner.
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  • It is a very nice place of day but at night it overcomes darkness and insecurity, should have police ciudandola constatntemente and lighting
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  • One of the places with more history of the greater Caracas, Centre of many historical initiatives in the country, beautiful and with a view incredible of the Avila, a bit careless.
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  • an excellent place to walk has enough safety very comfortable to reach by truck and by metro
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