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Plaza de Armas de Iquitos Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 2 July 2019 via mobile

Worth a quick look but when in Iquitos there are so many better things do do than spend to long at the plaza de armas like the Amazon

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 318carlt
Reviewed 10 May 2019

The Plaza is nice. The old Mayor used to shut down the streets around the plaza on Sunday nights. It was a lot of fun. All the families bring their kids. I was great. I hope the new Mayor continues this tradition.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Amazon1961
Reviewed 3 May 2019 via mobile

This plaza is small and not much around it. Needs to be painted and cleaned. The fountain kinda cool.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank peterpaulah
Reviewed 29 March 2019 via mobile

Plaza De Armas in Iquitos is one of the busiest centers we visited. Lots of shops and close to the water which is their mainstay of business. Motor Cars (tuk-tuk) by the thousands!!! Cheap and fun transportation.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cowgirl49
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Nice small square with fountain. Busy spot in central Iquitos. Lots of couples and families hanging around. Noisy with all the tuk tuks and taxi's driving around though.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JHRichardson
Reviewed 28 January 2019

When visiting Iquitos for any length of time you'll want to be familiar with the Plaza de Armas. If you ever get lost, anyone can direct you back here. Important buildings from the rubber boom times surround the plaza, and the plaza itself is the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

Nice Plaza that has everything in close proximity to it. Would recommonend the pizza and ice cream shop!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joneseyy
Reviewed 10 October 2018

There is a Plaza de Armas in Cusco, Lima and probably every other Peruvian town. We grabbed a cab (which was a three wheeled motorcycle powered tuktuk) and ask the driver if he could stop so we could run quickly through the Plaza de Armas....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank StephenM465
Reviewed 19 September 2018

During the day, there aren't many people on the plaza. However, at night, families come out and there are local vendors selling everything from food to small toys for children. We saw musicians and families enjoying the fresh evening air. There are tons of toursit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Iamkay
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Situated in the north oriental zone of Perú on the border with Colombia and Brazil at an altitude of 348 ft / 106 m above sea level. The capital Iquitos city is located in the left margin of Amazonas River, the most voluminous and widest...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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I didn't see any high end jewelry in Iquitos. However your best bet is probably along and under the Malecon, which is the walkway/plaza that runs along the river.
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