Plaza de Armas, Havana

4.6
Enjoy the historic and peaceful Plaza de Armas, and walk upon its unusual wooden-brick pavings, originally put in place to prevent the sounds of horses' hooves as they walked through the square. A great place to pick up souvenirs and knick knacks (there is a daily second-hand book market every day except Sundays), the square also serves as a picturesque setting to simply take in the sights. Take a seat and watch life go by in the square, lined with palm trees and showcasing amazing architecture. You can als pop into plenty of restaurants and bars in the surrounding area for refreshments. To visit Plaza de Armas on your trip to Havana, use our Havana trip builder.
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  • There is quit a lot to see so definitely worth the visit. i did it with a walking tour and somebody explaining what the history is there is very nice.  more »
  • This was not one of our highlights but it is a nice plaza with a number of attractions like the City Museum and the fort. Right across the street is the water.  more »
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  • Nice place to chill and watch people and listen to music
  • Beautiful visit if able
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