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Ponce’s main square has enough to keep you busy, from historical sites to boutiques.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Plaza las Delicias in Ponce is one of the most beautiful downtown squares of Puerto Rico.It has a beautiful water fountain and is surrounded by beautiful building of the beginning of the 20th Century.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LDG2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Simply amazing and beautiful! This is the central plaza of the south City of Ponce, Puerto Rico. A must see when you visit the enchanted island of Puerto Rico, lots of stores and cafes to try out the local cuisine!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RickyEspiet
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Nice little central plaza (actually 2--one on each side of the central church). Great fountain. Listened to the municipal band in front of the court house. Two coffee shops (in the hotel next to the casino and in a gift shop.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sheldon m
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

This square in Ponce is worth visiting. The fountain is very pretty. There is a great selection of shops and cafes around the square. The day we visited there was a market selling many handmade items.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Helen M
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Took a walking tour around this very historical capital city. Lots to learn about including key moments in history. And learnt about the lives of the famous citizens. Sugar and rum production grew the economy. Well worth visiting.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Writefully
Reviewed October 6, 2018

By nightfall, Ponce's main square is peaceful on week days and very beautiful as it lights up in the dark. You'll enjoy the fountains, walking around the cathedral and looking into the "Parque de Bombas", Ponce's unique 19th century firehouse.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ernesto V
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Is the iconic place for the Historic Ponce downtown. The people are very friendly and fun. Is whre the Parque de Bombas and the Cathedral is located.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Came2004
Reviewed August 19, 2018

A very interesting square with a lot of history inside and around it, very friendly people and very helpful policemen. Surrounded by good restaurants, cafes, hotels and shops

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank corrocochi
Reviewed August 10, 2018

Plaza Las Delicias is the main plaza in the city of Ponce, Puerto Rico. The square is notable for its fountains and for the various monuments it contains. The historic Parque de Bombas and Ponce Cathedral buildings are located within the plaza, which actually consists...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mitsubishi0075
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Thos place is special. Is so peaceful and beautiful. You can sit in the garden benches and enjoy the architecture of buildings, the fountain, the chutch, the fire house. Enjoy an icecream or piragua. Or simply walk around. Exercise. Go to church. Always a great...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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