Malecon Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata

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Landmark Tourist Spot
Stroll Malecon Puerto Plata, the city's main beachfront road. Enjoy a relaxing walk on the seaside or have a picnic on the small beach (not suitable for swimming, but a nice place to admire the ocean view). Take a break in a cafe or restaurant, or browse the local boutiques. At night, you can participate in the lively club and bar atmosphere, or wander the busy strip with a drink or snack. Add Malecon Puerto Plata to your Puerto Plata travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Puerto Plata vacation trip planner.
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  • A great location with sea views and not much else. I can imagine it was once something special and can be again if the old buildings were renovated and the area was more developed.  more »
  • I was impressed with ongoing construction to add facilities along the malecon the runs into the old fortress . There was a new outdoor amphitheater and several new buildings with lots of green space f...  more »
  • Malecon is essentially a long boulevard that runs along the water on the north side of the city. There's not a lot happening on this street, although the beaches are not bad, and actually quite popula...  more »
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  • This clean. Organized and passed a good time.
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  • Here you can see some of the most beautiful sunsets in the country, you have the Caribbean Sea to the front, the San Felipe fortress behind, history and beauty in one place and now more modern, with an amphitheatre.
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  • Enjoy Malecon! Puerto Plata! Wonderful place and amazing ocean! Just love it! Walk, wind and waves!
  • Beautiful corridor to the sea.. .a relaxing view while driving...
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  • The Malecon of Puerto Plata, is the boulevard of the city. All a pedestrian route, overlooking the sea, fresh air and multiple varieties of restaurants and clubs.
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