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Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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+52 322 223 5282
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While cobblestone streets along the Malecon add colonial charm, this area...

While cobblestone streets along the Malecon add colonial charm, this area also features street vendors and craftsmen.

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Fun to walk around

Nice to walk around "Old Vallarta" & see the shops, restaurants, bars, etc. and soak up the atmosphere. We find PV to be relaxed & friendly, and the vendors not pushy.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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California
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162 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice to walk around "Old Vallarta" & see the shops, restaurants, bars, etc. and soak up the atmosphere. We find PV to be relaxed & friendly, and the vendors not pushy.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

really like walking through old Vallarta - awesome restaurants, very local feel - worthwhile if you are exploring

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The old part of town is beautiful. It's either uphill or downhill. Lined with little shops and welcoming smiles and waving hands. We got some clothes, flowers and a meal on several occasions. Do wear comfortable walking shoes, it makes a difference and makes it much more enjoyable. Haggling and bargaining, politely, is the norm and expected. Walk slowly, you'll... More 

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Springdale, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You can walk the Malecon then wander up through the old town that has small local flavor restaurants with great food, food trucks, little shops, and the core of the old PV. There are tourists from all over but American and Canadian are probably the top two. Be adventurous!

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Taxi rides to and form our hotel Sunscape to old town cost 100pesos...great value. Old town is charming with local flavour and a great mix of locals, tourists and long term visitors. Found a few really great stores including Los Muertos, a t-shirt store with great quality, unique t's and tanks, small but very quaint and a great girl working... More 

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kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Guided tour was well worth it. He was very good, it is a walking tour, so wear walking shoes. We went into Church, walked the swinging bridge, toured the Court house, This included the boardwalk, Zona Romantica, Church of Our Lady Of Guadalupe then a bus trip for lunch and tequila tasting.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Be sure and wander off up into the hills of this part of town. You can't get lost and you will find great restaurants and charming photo locations.

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Thank Sue B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Love this town but know it is heavy in tourists. Canadians come down for the winter months. Still love it, food is awesome, people are friendly etc. I like it more than the new town for sure.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Malecon awakes when the sunsets. There are painters, street shows. Very festive and beautifully lit at night

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Saskatchewan, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a very interesting juxtaposition between the Old and New with little transition between. That is what makes PV so interesting for me. I can see the history and culture while keeping the comforts and amenities of a cosmopolitan city.

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