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Villa de Leyva, Colombia
+57 311 5993577
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plaza Mayor deserves its name, it is very large and just beautiful! Shops, bars and restaurants all around it; the architecture well preserved, the church is also beautiful. Week of August 16th there is a kite festival that must be great. People get together day...More

Thank Maristela G M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Villa de Leyva is a must visit town in Colombia. Full of delicious food, beautiful scenery, and fun activities to do.

Thank Leonardo B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This little town is very remisnicint of old Spanish plazas. It's is lively with restaurants, shops and you can just sit take in the locals going about their day-to-day. Awesome place to visit. Make sure to wonder around the city, lots of history, shops, good...More

Thank whlnatalia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In this small, colonial town founded in 1572, a well-preserved town with a huge plaza surrounded by restaurants, shops, small museums. Some great restaurants and very nice handicraft shops. Of course some great coffee shops. Evenings are active and fun to see kids playing, people...More

Thank patsychom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We never have seen a square with such nice vibe. Not too busy, lots to see, nice little coffee shops and restaurants, we like it very much. Don’t expect a lot of noise and cars driving everywhere. In the weekends it’s full of local people...More

Thank ReisDNA
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

A huge square plaza, with pretty much nothing to do but to sit, relax, eat or maybe drink while you stare at the beautiful architecture and uneven streets full of rocks. Just a romantic place to get away from the noise of the city.

Thank Frank C
Reviewed June 20, 2018

The plaza mayor, in the center of town of course is surrounded by historic ecclesiastical, governmental, and commercial buildings. All of the plaza is cobblestoned, presumably mainly original. One warning: pushing a bay stroller or trying to use a wheelchair on the plaza doesn't work....More

Thank rfk444
Reviewed April 29, 2018

This square is one of the largest town squares in the Americas. It is edged by shops, restaurants and the cathedral. The fountain in the middle provided water for almost 4 centuries. As it is a cobbled square be careful when you are walking across...More

Thank Jane N
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Such a classic and beautiful plaza. One of the most beautiful i have ever seen. You can eat at a lot of places around the plaza. Must see

Thank HotelManiak
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Claim to fame is its size, but it is empty, save the old water source, and paved with overly large and uneven rocks. The surrounding buildings are largely plain and uninteresting compared to many small town squares in Colombia.

Thank Bryan H
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