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Malecon de Chapala, Chapala

4.5
#2 of 7 in Things to do in Chapala
Historic Walking Area · Tourist Spot
Stroll along Malecon de Chapala for a cultural and lively atmosphere accompanied by picturesque lakeside views. Manicured gardens, palm trees, fountains, and various artistic monuments line the pathway. Small colorful boats fill the harbor while fishermen sit on the piers' edge. Watch for local vendors selling candy, dried fruit, and handcrafted items. You can grab a bite to eat at one of the nearby restaurants, which typically involves some freshly caught fish and a free local beverage of tequila or wine. The promenade is especially pretty as the sun sets over the distant mountain skyline. Put Malecon de Chapala at the forefront of your travel plans using our Chapala online day trip planner.
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  • Much more activity and far more clean than Ajijic Malecon. Many people and lots of things to do. Must see this. Also many different inexpensive souvenirs.  more »
  • A very nice and clean place to walk, watching the nature and people strolling whit their families on the weekend. There are many places to try seafood.  more »
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  • Great place to spend a few hours. Plenty of good restaurants and entertainment. If you go the boat rides are fun. There are a lot of vendors in the area of you're into souvenir shopping. It could be cleaner bit other than that i recommend.
  • Wonderful! A lovely place! Too bad the beach was cautioned off. But everything else was great and its a beautiful place!

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