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Malecon Boardwalk

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Reviewed yesterday

The Malecon is a wide pedestrian area that runs about 1 1/2 miles from the 5th of December to Old Town along the Bay of Banderas. There are very impressive sculptures along the Malecon and if you visit during high season, you can take a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing walk on the coast where are lots of things to see and many restaurants. It's safe and peaceful. You should have some change for street artists because they're talented.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tui recommended a visit to the Malecon at our arrival meeting. But after talking with all the hotel staff they advised Sunday was the best day, as all the Mexican families also head down there to have picnics and spend time together. There are beautiful...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Delilamb
Reviewed 2 days ago

Popular place to try local foods and drinks. Many vendors during the day. Many sculptures and art exhibits while walking. Seems very safe and plenty to see and do.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dennismc2015
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Malecon or boardwalk is a great place to spend a day just taking in the sights or checking out all the interesting stores.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank elecbeaver
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Walked the Malecon and viewed several bronze statues, beautiful sea views and various shops across the street. A must see when you visit.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank jamesag2016
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the coolest places in Puerto Vallarta. Many good restaurants, a lot of entertainment options.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Michał S
Reviewed 2 days ago

This boardwalk is in the center of the old town is highly entertaining. Lots of shops and restaurants. Avoid the chain or big flashy places. There are all kinds of street vendors and entertainment. We were doing a puzzle of Malecon Boardwalk and it was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kristi N
Reviewed 2 days ago

Sometimes you will find quite a few performers along the boardwalk. At our last visit, we enjoyed seeing sand sculptures.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank TravelingOn49
Reviewed 2 days ago

Watching the sunset is wonderful in this Boardwalk. You walk very slowly as all the other tourists do, enjoying the sights and felling and smelling the Pacific Ocean. Actos the street, lotes of small tipical restaurants and souvenir stores. In June it is not as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AnaH32
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April 4, 2019|
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Response from AllanH449 | Reviewed this property |
Give or take a few pesos you’re roughly looking at 200 peso or around $14 CDN. It’s a nice safe 25 minute drive.
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Dolce Vita, Cheeky Monkey or Senor Frogs!
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Response from 49Sylvia | Reviewed this property |
The beach is not easily accessible along the Malecon. The Malecon borders a rocky portion of the beach. However, at the southern end of the beach where the restaurants are located, you can sit on the beach, toes in the sand... More