Malecon Boardwalk, Puerto Vallarta

A stroll along Malecon Boardwalk allows you to immerse yourself in local life at its best. Day and night, the walkway (whose name means "esplanade along a waterfront" in Spanish) serves as the heart of the city. Many of the area's top attractions line the pedestrian-friendly promenade, including a lighthouse, several notable monuments, and the main city square. You'll also find an abundance of cafes, bars, restaruants, and beachside activities. Appreciate the rich aromas of local street food as you meander along the pathway. Use our Puerto Vallarta travel app to add Malecon Boardwalk and other attractions to your Puerto Vallarta vacation plans.
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  • Love walking the Malecon day or night. During the day I could sit all day and watch the waves roll in, while sipping on a cold drink. In the evening it is buzzing with entertainment, shopping and...  more »
  • The Malecon is always our "go to" place for a day in PV. It is about 2-3 miles long and keeps expanding each year. A nice beach fronts the ocean. A multitude of good, inexpensive restaurants and...  more »
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