Southwest Colombia Sights

Plaza Central

  • Calle 4 and Carrera 6 Map It
  • Popayán
  • Plaza/Square/Piazza

Published 01/22/2016

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Shaded by tall palms, this square is often called Plaza Caldas, after Francisco José de Caldas, the independence fighter whose statue is here. The city's cathedral, completed in 1906, is to the south; to the east is the 18th-century clock tower.

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Calle 4 and Carrera 6, Popayán, Cauca, 190003, Colombia

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Published 01/22/2016


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