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An old fountain rests at the center of this bucolic plaza, located in Puebla's historic district.
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Puebla, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love to see all the artists and artesian selling their products, a lot of unique antiques stores, still need to work on the clean streets.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 786alejandraa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Zocalo is a nice place to visit in Puebla while in Puebla. There is the cathedral, the government building, the fort and many places for shopping and eating.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank marcos76br
Reviewed 21 August 2019

The Zocalo is the central main square in the city of Puebla. The cathedral and the towhall are located in the zocalo and surrounded by the "Alameda" the park. There are always people around and many restaurants. It is a good place to rest and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Marisa P
Reviewed 13 August 2019 via mobile

Zócalo is a nice place to chill, depends on the day you go, but you would always see something going on, which is nice.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank lily_och
Reviewed 3 August 2019

You feel you're in the heart of the city when you're in Zocalo. With all the hustle and bustle going around, there's a lot to see, smell, taste and admire. Definitely a must when you're here.

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 5 July 2019 via mobile

Visiting on a Sunday afternoon, Puebla’s Zócalo had a festive atmosphere with food stands and performers on every open area. The structures that surround the square are photogenic and it’s a great place to people watch from one of the outdoor seated areas of the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 26 June 2019 via mobile

The old town of Puebla is truly beautiful. It is authentic, well preserved, lively, colorful, great representation of the times 100+ years ago. Very much worth a walk around, exploring. Plenty of shops and restaurants.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ksksksksks
Reviewed 25 June 2019

go around the plaza to be able to choose your restaurant and have a look at some interesting building of the place and the traditional streets

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jean Pierre B
Reviewed 13 June 2019 via mobile

Having traveled Mexico extensively,I fell comfortable recommending the Zocalo in Puebla as one of the best in the country. It is very large, has plenty of structures in it, is surrounded by phenomenal architecture, and is the heart and soul of the town. It is...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank 729TGE
Reviewed 4 June 2019

The zocalo is a must-see! you should eat in the restaurants near to the zocalo, ask for the "cemita" and try the "mole".

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Karen L
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Response from castleg85 | Reviewed this property |
The only bank that I know that takes Discover - for cash advance - is CitiBanamex. I have one and was able to take cash out. I cant paste the site but open Google and search for a ¨discover card in Mexico¨ select the 2nd... More