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Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

This Plaza had a few good coffee shop around that will make your time here very pleasant. Nice place just to sit around and relax. Nice colonial views.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MTLrosales
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

A beautiful plaza that’s full of life. It’s surrounded by nice looking buildings and has a interesting condor statue in the middle. On one corner is a beautiful cathedral that you can sometimes visit. My family and I enjoyed getting a snow cone from a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 24 January 2019

The grand dame of Cochabamba. This charming plaza captures the beauty of the old city and a must visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank orlypann
Reviewed 13 December 2018

A nice main place verry simular like all the main places in South America. This is really south America! Nice to visit but do not expect soething spectacular

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sergio D
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This is a classic Spanish Colonial plaza with lush landscaping, commercial on each side, government on one, and the Cathedral on the other.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SCTraveler864
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Some people say Bolivia is the center of Latin America. Well Plaza 14 of Septiembre is at the center of Bolivia. You can imagine all the political ideologies and protest that have started in this plaza. You can actually hear some people with megaphones making...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank eddypartyrock
Reviewed 18 December 2017

A few years ago parts of Plaza Principal were closed to traffic. The result is a more tranquil space, and safer pedestrian interactions. Best to avoid during political rallies, the sight to the Condor monument is soul-stirring. THIS is the breathing heart of Bolivia, if...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank younged
Reviewed 24 November 2017

A nice spacious 1 block plaza (100m x 100m) with the Cochabamba Cathederal on one side and government buildings on the other. Lots of shade and well planted with mature trees and some spectacularly large Hybiscus trees.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RodP136
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Visited here and was given such a great history lesson and greatly appreciated the lesson. So yes great history but awesome landscape. Shops and eateries absolutely wonderful. Will be returning on next trip.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank NykkyLewis
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The plaza exudes history of what the city was like 100 years ago. Quaint benches exquisite trees and flowers neatly manicured and people string by. It's amazing at nigh when it's all light up. Definitely a must see

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank frequent1
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