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Bussling little square

The Plaza Mayor during the Chíviri. Easter Sunday and the town square is fills with people dressed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Felixstowe2016
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Great Plaza!

This is one of Spain's many fun plazas to explore and enjoy. Lots of restaurants and shops to... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Ken Q
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Denver, United States
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Plaza Mayor during the Chíviri. Easter Sunday and the town square is fills with people dressed in local costumes. They sing, dance, eat and drink to the beat of Chíviri.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Felixstowe2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of Spain's many fun plazas to explore and enjoy. Lots of restaurants and shops to enjoy a meal or look at.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ken Q
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Brilliant such an experience tigjh from the booking to the staying it was magical.you must to see at least small amount to appreciate allot has to offer, July is a good month to visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lindajcrighton
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights in Trujillo on journey from South upto Bilbao, what a find, spectacular small town, like going back to medieval times, castle was used as setting & filming for game of thrones, loads of very good restaurants & shops, if you have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leonard B
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Dropped it down to 4 stars due to car parking being allowed. Apart from that it's stuffed full of history and the centre abounds with palaces from the conquistadors time plus the all important bars and restaurants. It's a must see area in order to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

We drove to Trujillo for the afternoon (staying in Caceres) the Plaza Mayor is one of the nicest squares we saw during our trip around Spain. The storks nesting on the rooftops, the buildings, the statues. Great place and afternoon out.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AgedMan
Reviewed 18 July 2018

This is one of the loveliest town squares I've seen (and I've seen a lot). We were lucky. The perfect late afternoon sun gilded the magnificent buildings while I was doing nothing more strenous than lifting a glass of a well chilled local white. Bliss!...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

A lovely historic and attractive square with bars and restaurants and a great atmosphere.. Very good and safe for children. Typically Spanish and best to go at the weekend.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

You can name the “Plaza Mayor” the key point of Trujillo. When you arrive into the historical centre of Trujillo, this should be one of the places to go to, as we were in the “Eurostars Palacio de Santa Marta” who is at less than...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed 11 June 2018

The Plaza Mayor is a focal point for many of the tourists that visit the town of Trujillo. It is a lovely place with restaurants/bars at the edges but is spoilt by being used as a car.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Ian T
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