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Old Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta

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Wander the picturesque cobbled streets of Old Vallarta, and take in its historic cultural atmosphere. Observe quaint hotels and homes, restaurants and bars in the neighborhood, which makes the perfect place to amble with a loved one and enjoy the amorous ambiance. Walking can be steep at times, so don’t forget to bring some water with you. Keep your eyes peeled for the house Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton used when they were filming Tennessee Williams’ "Night of the Iguana." Add Old Vallarta to your Puerto Vallarta travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Puerto Vallarta travel itinerary planner.
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  • So sad to see the new condos going up all around the old city. Money does talk!!! Still a fun place to eat, drink, shop and people watch.  more »
  • The old Cathedral, the ocean walk Malecon are all centred in this local. Cobble stone streets dotted with Mexican souvenir shops and restaurants of all kinds can be found here. And if you are craving ...  more »
  • Our hotel was located in the center of old Vallarta, two blocks from the cathedral and 2 blocks from the Malecon. Many great restaurants and shopping close by on every corner. Also just over the bridg...  more »