Plazoleta Aracama, Ollantaytambo

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Head to the heart of the town of and visit Plazoleta Aracama, a central meeting spot for the people of the city. The square is lined with restaurants and coffee shops. Sip on a warm cup of coffee, dine on some local food, and contemplate everyday life in the town as you watch locals go by. Arrange your visit to Plazoleta Aracama and discover more family-friendly attractions in Ollantaytambo using our Ollantaytambo itinerary builder.
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  • June 21, 2017
    Plazoleta Aracama is the center of Ollantaytambo where the international bars, taxi drivers and touristc shops are located. Also the this is the main area for the festivals. If you walk a bit more and...  more »
  • June 6, 2017
    Beautiful main square located in the Centre of the village. It has very cute ornaments on metal. Surrounded by restaurants and shops, the life of Ollantaytambo passes through there.
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  • May 30, 2017
    When we were in Ollantaytambo, we spent some time in Plazoleta Aracama. It was a nice place to take in the views and watch the local people and tourists. It was a very beautiful place.  more »

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Ollantaytambo is packed with budget-friendly hostels located near the center of town and offering nice views of the countryside. Providing simple but clean and comfortable rooms ideal for backpackers, many of these establishments offer their own guided tours to nearby archeological sites. Mid-range hotels present a good alternative for travelers with kids, providing free Wi-Fi, complimentary breakfast, and access to enclosed gardens or terraces with sweeping views of the surrounding mountains.
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