We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (921)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“the cliff”(59 reviews)
“great walk”(31 reviews)
“palm trees”(15 reviews)
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
+52 871 167 8601
Ways to Experience Malecon
from $29.99
More Info
from $30.00
More Info
Reviews (2,328)
Filter reviews
1,001 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews the cliff great walk palm trees south end golden zone ocean front people watching street vendors long beach olas altas across the street lots of restaurants old town fish city tour statues walkway
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,001 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The malecon has been undergoing renovation for a while. We're told it reopens for one lane of traffic each Direction next Monday. Can't wait to see the improvements. This section along the water is gorgeous great place to walk

Thank S9754MTchrisp
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This Mazatlán walkway claims to be the world’s longest. Currently under renovation but still has food vendors, tourist shops and activities for visitors.

Thank Sunplower
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watch out for Paloma drivers offering gifts to attend a Time Share presentation. If you don't buy you don't get your gifts and you are escorted out to a taxi. If you demand your gifts they threaten you that they won't pay for a ride...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Malecón in Mazatlan was under construction at the time during our visit. We were still able to walk along the scenic 5 mile stretch tho, just had to avoid work crews pouring new cement and laying pavers. The new revitalization of the Malecón will...More

Thank JimB1951
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love that the Malecon was updated this year. They have a bike lane designated for bikes, You can rent bikes on there if you don’t have your own, The views are amazing, great shops, they are on the opposite side of the street. There is...More

1  Thank Mary W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Malecon is cutlrretnly under renovations but I think that it is going to be fabulous when it is completed! It appears that Matzalan is renovating the entire 7 mile strip. This will be so beautiful and So deserving of a visit and a walk...More

Thank Chip M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything is included in a single visit to the Malecon! It is beautiful and I would suggest making this a day trip when visiting! You can rent bikes to travel down the Malecon or choose to walk... Either way, it is a great experience but...More

1  Thank nicolewbsterr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had a wonderful experience enjoyed the scenery went shopping, sightseeing, and ate at a good restaurant

Thank richarda412018
Reviewed October 7, 2018

What a fantastic seawall/Boardwalk. Very well maintained, even ground. There is some construction on the road alongside it, but doesn't involve the boardwalk. Very safe place to walk. Statues along the way very nice. The first day we were here we went down to see...More

Thank thomjane
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It a mass now that the gov.is replacing the road it s a very difficult walk to do. People there said that most likely this will last till next year

Thank avaloscar
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 85 nearby hotels
Olin Hotel Sense
8 reviews
.07 miles away
Old Mazatlan Inn
32 reviews
.26 miles away
Hotel la Siesta
261 reviews
.27 miles away
Hotel Punta Pacifico Mazatlan
25 reviews
.34 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 496 nearby restaurants
Hector's Bistro
321 reviews
.42 miles away
El Presidio
777 reviews
.37 miles away
la Fabula
40 reviews
.39 miles away
La Cueva Del Leon
130 reviews
.38 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 183 nearby attractions
Angela Peralta Theater (Teatro Angela Peralta)
406 reviews
.53 miles away
Plaza Machado
1,784 reviews
.65 miles away
Old Mazatlan
871 reviews
.46 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
February 19, 2018|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
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|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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.