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Plaza de Altamira

Av. Luis Roche | Altamira, Caracas 1060, Venezuela
+58 412-3605721
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Nice plaza worth to visit

Its nice plaza in the midle of Altamia upscale area of Caracas. Its nice to seat there and observe... read more

Reviewed February 24, 2018
ronimex i
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Hallandale Beach, Florida
via mobile
Square

Its a big square with an obelisk in center of it.Great for after lunch stroll.There are many bars... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2018
Zalley T
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New York City, New York
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Impressive fountains grace the entrance to the Altamira subway station, which is located in this popular square of Caracas.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice square” (4 reviews)
“nice place” (3 reviews)
“obelisk” (4 reviews)
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Av. Luis Roche | Altamira, Caracas 1060, Venezuela
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Its nice plaza in the midle of Altamia upscale area of Caracas. Its nice to seat there and observe vicinity, all people pasding by to feel caracas life at daytime.

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Reviewed 25 January 2018

Its a big square with an obelisk in center of it.Great for after lunch stroll.There are many bars and restaurants around it.

Thank Zalley T
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Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

Be careful here after 5 pm. Some guys robbed me here and Polichacao didn't care. It is such a pity because Chacao was really safe some years ago. Not anymore. I understand that the whole city is unsafe, but this place is dark and people...More

Thank vicentequintero
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

the original name of "Plaza Altamira" was later changed due to an agreement between the cities of Caracas and Paris to have a 'Venezuela Square' in Paris and a 'France Square' in Caracas as a symbol of friendship between the two nations. There are few...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

Around Altamira there is the business sector of Caracas and very good restaurants and cafes. Enjoyable.

Thank GiampaoloRossiFedele
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Tris is one of ny favorite places to ser the Ávila un Caracas. It is am amazing place with ole buildings and very close to great cafes and restaurants in Caracas

Thank MarianaV1
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is a symbol of the old Caracas with beatifull arrangements, accomodations and safety(important today) and a cross road within the chacao area

Thank takimoi
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely sunny afternoon in this square. Waterfall was fab and a nice place and safeish (for Caracas) to people watch and enjoy an ice cream

Thank Ritchiemakeup
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

I wouldn't recommend anybody to go out of their way to see Plaza Altamira, but if you're in the area it's worth a look. It's nicely laid out and has a vaguely European feel about it.

Thank stewartjbrown
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

This plaza is an iconic place for east Caracas. The commercial area and the centre has moved to this place. Is in the heart of Chacao which is on e of the most secure municipalities in Caracas, very well managed and the police and services...More

Thank JUAN CARLOS F
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Knomjean2
2 November 2016|
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Response from vanessastar1 | Reviewed this property |
In the area (los palos grandes) are many things to do like shopping eat to to some parks go to the movies , teather, night life but in the plaza just seat an relax maybe eat and ice cream , some times of the year yo.can go... More
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