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One of the places that I liked most of the region of Coquimbo, due to its tranquility and that this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Valeria Giselle R
Busy interesting display

We were lucky enough to be in Vicuna with an astronomical display of telescopes that were set up by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Teresa H
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Plaza de Armas, Vicuna, Chile
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the places that I liked most of the region of Coquimbo, due to its tranquility and that this well maintained, also it is appreciated that the places are for the whole family, and to spend a pleasant time, I would have liked to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky enough to be in Vicuna with an astronomical display of telescopes that were set up by promoters of the 2019 solar eclipse that will be almost total o July 2 2019. Bonus a group of young school children arrived and the interaction...More

Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

A small town with a Big Town Plaza. The Plaza is not large but is very much in proportion to the town of Vicuna. It is exceptionally well designed and laid out. A beautiful balance of the use of Space. They have this wonderful approach...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A small standard plaza like you get anywhere in Latin America but I was here coming up to Christmas and they had it all lit up along with a big stage with choirs so it was quite a cool place to stroll through in the...More

Thank cooker3000
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is a small town in the area of the Elqui Valley. Quite charming with little stores and cafes. A stroll around will take just 10 minutes.

Thank Jude G
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

This plaza de armas is one of the better ones we've seen in Chile so far. It has plenty of trees and benches to relax on. It even has a performance stage. In the centre of it there is a nice statue too.

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Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We last visited Vicuna back in 2013 and this visit presented us with changes to the Central Plaza. It is wonderful to see how the local City Fathers and Mothers have been attentive to the role that the Trees have played and are still playing...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Visited in April and the plaza was closed, who would believe that was possible in a town like Vicuña, visited now in November and it was open. Great to see the old gnarled Pimientos lining the plaza along with some very nice Jacarandas, the benches...More

Thank M Alfredo G
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Interesting area, nice to just wonder around taking it all in. I guess it depends on what you like but worth a walk anyway!

Thank joshnicholson
Reviewed 8 February 2015

This is a small town square that has stalls set up with vendors on Sunday's. Some if the vendors have some hand made jewelry and crafts, some sell food or ice cream and the atmosphere is lively on a beautiful summer day. The Bauer Tower,...More

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