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Puerto Vallarta's El Malecon Boardwalk, Puerto Vallarta

Categories: Piers & Boardwalks, Tourist Spots
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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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  • Beautiful sculptures and bars to be seen along this boardwalk, a great chance to get fantastic photo's 
  • There were many great restaurants and stores and the Malecon is a great walking sightseeing place. We always felt safe as we always do anywhere in Mexico. There were people selling their souvenirs eve...  read more »
  • Visited recently and basically its just a strip of bars, restaurants and shops. Nice views over the bay though. You will get pestered a lot by people trying to sell you tack which does get annoying af...  read more »
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