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Address: Veracruz 91700, Mexico
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A beautiful street bordered on one side by the harbor.

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A must visit

This is a very wide sidewalk banked by water on one side and restaurants, hotels and shops on the other. At one end are numerous souvenir shops. Great place to visit on a nice... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed December 22, 2016
Ana C
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Brooklyn, New York
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33 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful view! Very peaceful. It's a Thursday and it's not much action; according to locals the weekend is when there is more sidewalks vendors. Because it's by the beach it can get cold, specially in the late afternoon to evening (bring a light sweater). You will encounter a few young man who will ask for your loose change and ask... More 

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Thank Sany R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing! My family and I fell in love with Veracruz! The malecón has so much to see! it's is amazing!

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Thank Aracely O
Denver, Colorado
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Malecon is very pretty, mostly a historical Boardwalk. Don't get me wrong it is a must see but does not compare to the other things Veracruz has to offer.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

It is entertaining to visit. With all the market shops and the view of the ships. This is good when military ships dock.

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Brooklyn, New York
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428 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

This is a very wide sidewalk banked by water on one side and restaurants, hotels and shops on the other. At one end are numerous souvenir shops. Great place to visit on a nice day.

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Thank Ana C
Brooklyn, New York
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310 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

I love malecons but this didn't have very nice views, but it is still great to walk along and enjoy the ocean breeze.

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Thank CarmenSandiego2012
Olomouc, Czech Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

This Is definitely really nice Malecon You can take great pictures and enjoy the view. It is clean and well maintained. You have to see it

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Thank JanPoMaly
Mexico City, Mexico
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

Mexico is not an homogenous country, it has many regions, many faces. Veracruz it's just one of them, and El Malecon is the best way to approach to this rich area.

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Thank draghignazzo
San Diego, California
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35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Their is a joy watching people just hanging out and walking . You will enjoy one of the most traditional things the Veracruzanos enjoy just walking and chatting while enjoying a cool breeze and best of all is free

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Thank PedroOrso
Mexico City, Mexico
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

downtown Veracruz has a lot of history, visit malecon and cathedral, you can walk within distance and very beautiful at nights.

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