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Plaza Grande

Merida, Mexico
+52 272 155 4391
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Must go place.

Of course center of the city, must visit. City has some activities like markets and dancing time to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Renee S
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Entertaining

A beautiful place to walk. Lots of tourists, but mostly Mexican families touring. We got to take in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lagertha35
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Amman, Jordan
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Also known as Plaza de Armas, this city square contains some of the most historically significant and aesthetically pleasing buildings in Merida.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“free wifi” (32 reviews)
“people watch” (32 reviews)
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Merida, Mexico
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"people watch"
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"happening place"
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"sunday market"
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"local vendors"
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"food stalls"
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"governor's palace"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of course center of the city, must visit. City has some activities like markets and dancing time to time. (Some at night when it’s cool). Just ask the locals or hotel staff. They have WiFi inside the park, but my Sprint connection was fine so...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place to walk. Lots of tourists, but mostly Mexican families touring. We got to take in a local dance, which was quite unique. A great way to kick off our vacation.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

or just hanging out with friends. This square is the heart of the historic city center of Mérida and you will find it all here ... the cathedral, the governors palace, the mayors office ... which are all open to the public. Every morning and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is a square, but not very nice. It is better to go to plaza Santa Lucia for a good Mexican atmosphere.

Thank Arvid K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In Merida there are a dozen plazas to visit and each a little different in size, evening activities and history. Visit them all.

Thank Allen A
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Every Sunday is the place to find all locals food, merchants live music. Got the chance to watched the dance folkloric du Yutacan. Exceptional with the costumes, the dancers and all wearing traditional

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Always go to the Main Park of a city-- this is equally worth the walk. Merida is so relaxed. You will experience that vibe here. Pro tip-- things really don't get started until the evening because of the heat. Make your way here on the...More

1  Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

This is the place to be in the evening as there is always something going on. Tourists and locals congregate here. There is music and performances all through the week and the place has an amazing atmosphere. We really enjoyed our time here and spent...More

1  Thank LynseyUK55
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Reviewed 5 July 2018

I have already written about this Plaza Grande when writing about the Historic Cathedral (which is across the street). Probably because this place is across the street from the historic cathedral, it was developed into the place to be during the day, just to take...More

Thank nginal
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Merida dowtown is a traditional place from Mexico, you can see 5 or 6 interest places like the Catedral is a very big Church, the Governor Palace with historical paitings, The Montejo House is a good place to take pictures, The colon icecream are traditional...More

Thank Carlos O
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As you walk out the front door of the airport there is a line of Taxis to the left. Right by the first taxi in line will be a small building with a window where you will rent the taxi. You just tell them where you are going... More
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