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Arco Triunfal de la Calzada de los Heroes

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This is an iconic spot in Leon, but it is just an arch. Do not expect an attraction. Of course, I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Audry K
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Dallas, Texas
A must see city 🌃 of Leon

This is a nice 👍 walk from my hotel Hotsson Beautifull Park To walk and have a drink 🥃 nice... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
ivanteja
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Windsor, Canada
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Calzada de los Heroes, Zona Centro, Leon, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an iconic spot in Leon, but it is just an arch. Do not expect an attraction. Of course, I enjoyed seeing this spot because of its significance to the city. Stop by if you have time. There is a park nearby with wonderful...More

Thank Audry K
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is a nice 👍 walk from my hotel Hotsson Beautifull Park To walk and have a drink 🥃 nice Restaurant and bars around this area a must visit 🇨🇦🇲🇽

Thank ivanteja
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Really, you need to see this beautiful building during day AND night. I love photography, and if you will be there in the golden and blue hour, you will get awesome pictures.

Thank Benno_Williams
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This arc is on the way from the downtown through expiatorio to the leather zone. It is a nice landmark that you should pass through. There is a small pedestrian zone behind it, which is very nice for a walk and leads to leather zone.

Thank haanahh
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This monument has so much history to Leon. It was beautiful and fascinating. A must see and ask a local to tell you the story. :)

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Leon's answer to Paris' Arc de Triomphe, or Berlin's Brandenburg Gate, this imposing structure marks the entrance to the downtown area. To the west is a nice walking area with big leafy trees and plenty of benches for resting.

Thank johntpt
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Is just in the right point to start a wonderful walk around 5 to go all the way to the plaza principal, passing by the templo expiatorio, and enjoy a refreshing Mexican hand made gelato. Or to start the night eating in the many great...More

Thank Lisbeth G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This is the icon for Leon with a LIon atop an arch. This arch for the heros of Mexico is a stand out for this city. The arch has long walkway up to it that leads to a bridge called the "Bridge of Love" that...More

Thank Alexandre Esteb... R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

An awesome sight to see with a lion roaming at the top of the arc. We were fortunate to see it lit up at night located at a family friendly walking zone we walked through THE BRIDGE OF LOVE that includes trendy coffee shops, artisanal...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Name of the city is precisely LEON which means LION therefore it is the most representative Icon of the city. Not a huge size but enough to impress anyone who likes architecture.

Thank PacorroEG
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