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Plaza Principal

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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Really pretty little plaza

Not a huge place, and the government building could be more architecturally inspiring, but the view... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
trip downtown pvr

You can see this when you walk from the cathedrale to the boardwalk it is on you left. Nice little... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Lucie L
Ottawa, Canada
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This main hub of Puerto Vallarta features many shops, art galleries and a gazebo.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Not a huge place, and the government building could be more architecturally inspiring, but the view of the church, the view of the ocean and the Malecon make this plaza special. Lined with old shoe polishing stations, leading right up to the steps of Our...More

Thank TourVallarta
Reviewed 2 October 2017

You can see this when you walk from the cathedrale to the boardwalk it is on you left. Nice little plaza

Thank Lucie L
Reviewed 11 August 2017

l gathering place, near the church, on weekends there is all sorts of entertainment; mix it up with the locals. Safe. Word of caution: watch your step, the steps aren't always level

Thank Tml1023
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Plaza is a lovely place to just sit and take in the area, Absolutely stunning views of the ocean and church. There is always plenty going on and a few shops/stalls. A lovely place to unwind

Thank Thomson74
Reviewed 15 June 2017

There are lots of special events in the main plaza. This week there was music and salsa dancing. Also lots of small food stalls. Lots of happy people!

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

On a recent trip we decided to sit down for a little while and people watch. It was a great place to take a break.

Thank Linnea L
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is the central square in Old Town PV. Nice to see and visit but not much that will captivate you. A lot of interesting shops in the immediate area. Easy to walk and is just off Malecon.

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 24 May 2017

It is always interesting to visit the Plaza Principal. The Sunday night band concerts and dancing are interesting. Occasionally there is also a book sale going on.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Locals go there to enjoy the music,dance,food,birds,cool shade,breeze and peaceful felling a place to take a brake from the Malecon walk.A happy and colorful place.

Thank josemonterr
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This area is a clean and fun place to explore....I have travelled to MANY places in PV and felt safe and just really enjoyed the city itself and the vibe.

Thank John D
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