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Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk, Puerto Vallarta

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A stroll along Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk allows you to immerse yourself in local life at its best. Day and night, the walkway (whose name means "esplanade along a waterfront" in Spanish) serves as the heart of the city. Many of the area's top attractions line the pedestrian-friendly promenade, including a lighthouse, several notable monuments, and the main city square. You'll also find an abundance of cafes, bars, restaruants, and beachside activities. Appreciate the rich aromas of local street food as you meander along the pathway. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk and many more Puerto Vallarta attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Puerto Vallarta itinerary builder.
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  • Great for power walking or strolling and people watching. Lots of shops on the Malecon and on the side roads as well. 
  • We actually went to the Malecon twice during our stay.Try to visit at night,as there are more activities going on.More vendors,artists etc.The restaurants along the Malecon are mostly touristy-venture...  more »
  • perfect place to grab a drink. ride a jet ski, you can walk into town or just take in the beauty that surrounds you.