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Lovely little plaza surrounded by beautiful architecture and loads of local color

We paused at Pino Square to look at its monument to Dr Manuel Pino at the center. This was quite a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Parque Pino, Puno

This is a small park that has a municipal building on one side, a church (Iglesia de San Juan... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2018
Bob H
Mississauga, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We paused at Pino Square to look at its monument to Dr Manuel Pino at the center. This was quite a lovely sunlit, open space with Spanish-influenced pink, yellow and blue buildings surrounding the plaza, reminding me of some places I have visited in the...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This park is three blocks from main square, is small and aside from church no attractions around , in february you can see Candelaria virgin close, could be crowded.

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Reviewed 23 August 2018

This is a small park that has a municipal building on one side, a church (Iglesia de San Juan Bautista) on another and a school (Glorioso San Carlos de Puno) on another side (the building has bluish walls with a red roof). This park is...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 26 May 2018

It's a busy little park with people miling around, kids were dancing the day we stopped and in the evening the church across from it is lit up making the area more interesting. The main shopping for souveniers is on the same street with lots...More

Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a cute little park in the historic / tourist centre of Puno. There's a pretty little church there (which my map calls Santuario Virgen de la Candelaria) overlooking the square, and a state of a Spaniard. On the other side to the Church...More

Thank seagullrob
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A great place to take in the culture as there are people everywhere dressed brightly. On this day there were dance contests all day long starting here but doing their performance at the main plaza. This is a neat place with cafe's, church, vegetation and...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 2 April 2017

You do not have to take a trip to every spot in Puno. Sit here and watch the people of the town walk by. The are is super clean, there is a constant security watch to keep tourist safe and the buildings in the area...More

Thank audreynoltepainter
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a very busy space for locals and tourists. Great place to sit on a bench an people watch. There are plenty of locals trying to sell things like corn or tamales. The large market is down the street so grab a fresh made...More

Thank Alison R
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Is small, however is better than the main plaza called Plaza de Armas. If you have time morning or afternoon. visit this place

Thank ladymillenka
Reviewed 7 December 2016

It does not take long to walk around the city this is one of the more interesting areas - more open space

Thank Michael S
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