Plaza de Maria Pita, La Coruna

4.6
Spend time wandering around Plaza de Maria Pita and admiring the grand architecture that surrounds it. The city hall is particularly striking. This square owes its name to a local 16th-century heroine, Maria Píta, who played a pivotal role in the city’s defense against the English Armada. You can find her statue in the square. Stop for a drink or bite to eat in one of the many terraced cafes and restaurants. This square is also home to the city’s tourist office, if you need a map or extra advice about any attractions. To visit Plaza de Maria Pita on your trip to La Coruna, use our La Coruna trip planner.
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  • This is a lovely square in the old city and well worth a visit, with the marina and lots of nice restaurants there or a short walk away, and easy parking under it.  more »
  • Nice square and good to relax with a drink at any time. In September there were only a small handful of restaurants there and so it was a very large empty space in the main. I guess in high summer it....  more »
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