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Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk

| Downtown, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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| Downtown, Puerto Vallarta 48300, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a nice boardwalk with activities going on. There are restaurants to try for a deserved rest !

Thank Vicky M
Reviewed yesterday

A must to visit while in DT Puerto Vallarta. There are so many shops, restaurants, clubs, and much more. You can just enjoy a nice walk and take in the view of the ocean.

Thank rosemary a
Reviewed yesterday

Lovely place to stroll around, lot of shopping and eating choices too. Very safe and conveniently located. Having local currency helps but most places accept USD too - bargaining is normal.

Thank dudeDK
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived at the boardwalk after taking the city bus from Hotel Mousai around 930 am....We were told that some of the businesses might not be open that early but we took a chance and we were so happy that we did! We found a...More

Thank KaeVBloomfield_CT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a whole day with the family and had a great time walking around. Bring plenty of water you will find a XOXO almost in every street. The flying spinning natives is a must see.

Thank Edwin I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a nice stroll. You can take a picture by the Puerto Vallarta sign. They do shows its very pleasant.

Thank elizabeth M
Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice evening activity, watch beautiful sun set, see fire works from Pirates boat, and good eats everywhere

Thank barbara1954_13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came down in a taxi from the riu Pacifico for a few hours. Enjoyed our stay here but personally the one night is enough. Very friendly people here and plenty of shops and bars. Would recommend but personally the one night is sufficient

Thank coops77Wolverhampton
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are here again with our kids 7&11 Hotel staff are great as usual. Miguel when we first got here was so nice and helpful. The jewels of Hyatt Ziva Ruben in the club bar and Edgar with entertainment. Both are so fabulous. My husband...More

Thank acstevens
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Malecon Beach Boardwalk is a great place to visit, lots of cool things to see and great sights to take pictures of. At the end of the Boardwalk is the flea market, which has great deals on clothing and souvenirs to bring back for...More

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28 July 2017|
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Response from Tom H | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the earlier comment about the Botanical Gardens. There is also an organization in town called the International Friendship Club which uses home tours as a fund raiser for cleft palate surgery for kids in PV. I... More
28 July 2017|
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Response from william l | Reviewed this property |
Hello, my wife and I live in Puerto Vallarta and we would love to assist you. There are many restaurants in Puerto Vallarta to check out. The Malecon is a long stretch of beautiful walking along the coastline and city. There... More
9 June 2017|
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Response from RobVera | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of places along the malecon for your hubby to sit and enjoy the ocean view. Plus lots of restaurants too.