Plaza De Los Estudiantes

4.4 Currently Open
  • Address: Cra. 6, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:20 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Monument, Plaza, Family And Kids

Right in front of the Universidad de Cartagena Campus San Agustin, this small square is a popular meeting space for the students. They don’t actually hang-out here, but it’s not unusual to see people excitedly greeting each other before moving on elsewhere. As such, this is a good place to people watch. The plaza has a monument dedicated to erstwhile rector Manuel Dávila Flowers. It also has an excellent cafe and an even better sweet shop. If you have time to hangout and some shade to stand in, it’s easy to end up spending an entire hour in this tiny space. Most people just call it the Student Square.

How to Reach Plaza De Los Estudiantes

  • Drive to here from outside of Old Town.
  • Walk or cycle to here from inside Old Town.

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  • Plaza De Los Estudiantes Address: Cra. 6, Cartagena, Bolívar, Colombia
  • Plaza De Los Estudiantes Timing: 24-hrs
  • Plaza De Los Estudiantes Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Plaza De Los Estudiantes(preferred time): 10:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Plaza De Los Estudiantes: 00:20 Mins
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Plaza De Los Estudiantes Reviews & Ratings

  • Love the history and buildings. Great sightseeing both daytime and night. Although be prepared for the crowd to change after dark. Not a place for youngsters.

  • This is the Plaza right in front of University of Cartagena where Gabriel Garcia Marquez attended Law school. (He would leave and become a writer) The benches are nice and its really nice at night. The restuarant Alma is in front and a part of the plaza is used by the restaurant. Alma has happy hour so its a nice place to sit outside and have a cocktail

  • Lots of cool shops and coffee places. Would recommend juan valdez cafe. Great place to meet your friends and even do some work!

  • This is a nice place to catch one's breath amidst the hustle and bustle.

  • Is a good reference place near the universidad de Cartagen

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