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Plaza Pedro Anzures, Sucre, Bolivia
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We were there on a sunday. We enjoyed walking through the cemetery and observing the locals cleaning and decorating the vitrines. The mausoleums are stunning.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lyrax3
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This cemetary is kept incredibly clean and has many beautiful, big shade trees, lovely flowers and gardens around the graves. There are walls with individual doors decorated for the deceased inside along with several large buildings that hold the bodies of entire families. It is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

This place is so beautiful and peaceful. I really recommend going for a quiet stroll around the cemetery if you are in Sucre.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We went for a long walk from the centre to reach this place, and found it to be very quiet and surprisingly a quite lovely place for a stroll.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Roselilyoz
Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you've been to Buenos Aires, this is very similar but about 1/10th the size. Many large masoleums housing the deceased arisocrats of Bolivia. I opted to self-explore, but looking back, would choose to go with a guide. There's a section dedicated to children, and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank James G
Reviewed 17 January 2018

First, please note that the cemetery is not a tourist attraction. It is a place where families visit loved ones and funerals are omnipresent, so respect is due both the living and the dead. Also, if you can go through with a guide, the experience...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Sojourner S
Reviewed 19 October 2017

this is about a 15-20 mins walk from the plaza (in town).. down n uphill slightly. Nice place, very quiet, serene, benches to sit and contemplate the day.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SharronChan
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I found the cemetery really intersting. It has differnt sections. There is one section where you find musicians. There are also some Jewish graves where you realize that WWII had impacts til Bolivia.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MGO99
Reviewed 11 July 2017

if you're trying to find a green spot to relax and (for example) read other than parque bolivar you should go to the cemetery! it it very beautiful, tranquil and has some interesting tombs to look at.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank bernadettesamm
Reviewed 2 July 2017

the cemetery is nice cause it has a lot of trees and is worth a visit if you don't have anything else to do.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Gregor M
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