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Av. Luzuriaga, Huaraz, Peru
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a nice place to sit and enjoy the city. Lots of ambulantes and children playing. It is a good starting point to look for something fun to do.

Thank Rebeca P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wel kept square in the centre of Huaraz. Not much going on. They are building a church on the square.

Thank Tessa H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fairly standard plaza but I enjoyed sitting for a while to watch the goings on. This included a woman walking an alpaca around.

Thank Loosenz
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Its a regular square, pretty much like all those in South American cities. Its a great spot to sit in the warm sun and enjoy the morning light.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Well, best to avoid it when the traffics mental and drunks are on the benches in the late evening but it's riverside statuary has a certain flair although the graffiti only adds a certain Je ne sais crois to the artwork, some of which is...More

Thank munrotop
Reviewed 13 June 2017

It's nice that the town invests even a bit of lucre in this this communal area. I was impressed at the reasonable state of the flower beds. Obviously these are cared for by people who know something about horticulture. Still sad to see how cavalier...More

Thank cmbtraveller
Reviewed 11 May 2017

A fine example of a Latin American Plaza de Armas, colourful and bustling. If you catch it on a good day the Sun shining it's a perfect place to stop take 5 and look around at the street food and stalls that surround the plaza....More

Thank Cam W
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Huaraz is not a very well designed town. The buildings are confusing and architecture seems to be forgotten so the Plaza stands out because of its simetrical and even corners. The flowers and Church add up so it ends up being nice contemplation place in...More

Thank Mariana G
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The plaza is very nice, clean and with a lot of flowers. Just sit down and enjoy the people around. :-) Next to the church at the plaza de armas is the market artisanal! This is the place to go for souvenirs! A lot of...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is your standard plaza that you see in every city in very country in South and Central America. I used it to sit down, people watch and read some books. I have seen better, I have seen worse.

Thank Robert C
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