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Plaza de Santa Ana, 35001 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The plaza and church are must do visits when in Las Palmas but are better done without expensive tour options. Walking from the cruise port means turning right and walking along the coast until you see the church and Old Town (about 80 mins walk)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

just outside the cathedral, provides seating area and worth seeing the dogs which guard the cathedral! It is surrounded by various interesting and historical buildings and is a pleasant place to sit and relax.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Elizabeth P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To get an overview of the square go up the cathedral, see it from the roof top and see it in all its grandeur. Lined with old Spanish style houses and palm trees down the side. There are plenty of benches to sit on and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank simply-peregrinating
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful palm lined square featuring the Santa Ana Catedral at one end and the Ayuntamiento building at the other.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank betterthanwork
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A beautiful plaza, when I visited the children from a local school were using the plaza for a game of football. At the east end is the main facade of St Ana's Cathedral where you can pay to go up in a lift to the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PeteWLaw
Reviewed March 21, 2019

Most people come to this square to see the cathedral and it’s well worth a visit. A very calming place with a lovely atmosphere. Opposite the cathedral is the town hall, which does tours on sundays, we missed that but would have liked to have...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 21, 2019

This beautiful plaza with its magnificent buildings depicts some of the nicest houses of the 17th and 18th century in Las Palmas with Spanish style architecture. The facades are intriguing and colorful, and on a sunny day makes one cheerful by just being there. Lovely...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank david s
Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Lovely plaza infront of the Cathedral of Santa Ana. A lot of benches to sit down, relax and enjoy in beauty.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Polonca P
Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful square opposite the cathedral. Lots of benches to sit down and watch the world go by. Nice and relaxing place to take time out

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kkgirl08
Reviewed February 1, 2019

This plaza is not full of restaurants, cafees, souvenirs stores. It is a perfect place to take a rest and relax. The Cathedral is very interesting. Go there for a sunday service

Date of experience: January 2019
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