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Stretching from the original Mazatlan past the Golden Zone to the end of Cerritos Beach, Mazatlan's waterfront street is the backbone of the city.
Mazatlan, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Malecon in Mazatlan is a great place to walk, especially around Carnival time when there are various theme related statues. Various restaurants line the sidewalks across from the Malecon for a cold drink or delicious food!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank nikkigirl17
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a taxi into Puerto Vallarta, on cobblestone road. Once there, we walked along the cement pier and watched the sunset. As the evening progresses, artists, musicians, souvenir shops, open for entertain,ent and business. We toured the old cathedral which is only a block...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travelling222
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Better than Cuba’s malecon, Mazatlán’s is longer and readily available to all. Safe and clean anytime, the malecon is wide enough for walking side by side. Street vendors selling jewelry, hats, and anything you need for your holiday do their best to attract buyers. Closer...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ZenDark30
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful views it's a must go forsure. Me and my wife haley and my baby boy jameson went on vacation and stayed 2 days their. It was the best. Good location good prices very recomendable.we had a great time we stayed by the malecon...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Jrgarrido92
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This extensive walkway is filled with many wonderful photo opportunities with scenic views of the beaches and Pacific ocean. Lots of fun and a good way to exercise as you walk for miles among the fun loving people of Mazatlan!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my third time in Mazatlan, but the first time staying more than two weeks. We are trying out the snowbird experience. Since our last visit 2 years ago the Malecon has been greatly improved. It was great before but now it is certainly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marion O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Riu Emerald Bay and took the local bus (Sabro Centro) for 11 pesos down to the Malecon. We really enjoyed the opportunity to take photos with the large Mazatlan sign. The recent improvements to the Malecon are fantastic but on...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank winterbad_beachgood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did an excursion from our cruise ship while visiting Mazatlan. Towards the end of our tour we strolled along the Malecon which is a walkway along the beach. The views were fantastic with shops and restaurants all along the way. We were towards the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ross D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the city tour. Truly spectacular views. The city is very pretty and clean (and lacked much danger feel that is often reported).

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JimE_1111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The newely rebuild Malecon is fantastic. Great views of the ocean and a very safe walk through the whole length of it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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February 19, 2018|
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Response from KristinR1077 | Reviewed this property |
Probably a little too far to walk but there are golf cart cabs or regular cabs to take you downtown
October 22, 2017|
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Response from orangeboots | Reviewed this property |
There are beach vendors at brujas to rent chairs and umbrellas, but I don’t remember there being any chair vendors on malecon... maybe there are on cruise ship days. We avoid all things near town on cruise ship days... you... More
July 29, 2016|
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Response from Thumper2015 | Reviewed this property |
Take a cab or bus,and it's free it's just a very long walkway along the ocean.