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Malecon, Veracruz
(4.1/5 based on 650+ reviews on the web)
Stroll along Malecon, one of the town's most attractive strips, bordered on one side by the harbor. The boardwalk offers sights of some of the town's key architectural sights, as well as the bustle of activity as the boats dock and unload. Feel the replenishing sea breeze as you browse the many stalls selling local handicrafts, ideal as souvenirs. Take a break at one of the restaurants with harbor views, and settle down with some regional cuisine and a cold drink. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Malecon and many more Veracruz attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Veracruz itinerary maker.
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  • Features scenic spots and culture. streets with ease of location and boasts a wonderful culture
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  • I've been twice to the port of Veracruz, the people are friendly, I liked the malecon is welcome to walk there...
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  • It is something that contains lots of history because it sent him to built Porfirio Díaz. Since then it is. It has only remained. A large space to walk and enjoy the cool. Sometimes they give concerts. Why they now call it the Macro Plaza on the Malecon. There is the small boat service that give you a walk along the Bay and talk to you something of his story. There are also curiosities from the seafront where you will find many references or buy souvenirs.
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  • Hermoso lugar para andar en familia y comprar en los puestos o disfrutar de la brisa del mar
  • It is important to know the history of the places you visit. The Malecon is a ride not only the history of Veracruz but of Mexico. Besides spacious and clean is good treatment of the locals, visit indispensble...
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  • It is a good place for walking, there are many historical places to see, but is so "tourist area" that is not nice, it is the typical souvenirs.
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  • Worth shop around to feel a little harbour life, like children who take coins from the bottom of the water, full of lights, Lighthouse Venustiano Carranza tourist transport and some buildings more than they look different day and night.
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  • A place for souvenirs
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