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“great street”(13 reviews)
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Neighborhood near the pier offering many seafood dining experiences.
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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 205 4138
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Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

If you are looking for nighttime activity in PV, you need to stroll down Olas Atlas. Running parallel to the beach, this street has tons of eateries and clubs - for any taste. Very vibrant area!! A must see if in PV.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kevin V
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Need a pharmacy? This is the neighborhood to visit. Need a variety of restaurants? This is the neighborhood you need to visit. This historic neighborhood offers practically everything a person would visit Puerto Vallarta for. Plenty of street vendors (both food and merchandise). A pier...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Neil1013
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This is a great street to walk up if you are looking for great food and fun. It is one bkock up from the Malecon. Many restaurants and bars to choose from. You will not be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank johnpV4713TS
Reviewed 7 January 2019

Great Ambiance.. Apaches ...Roaming Mariachi Bands,, Donkeys ,, Andales Bar , Fine dining restaurants .this street has everything,,, Real Mexico... with a twist...We have been to P.V. over 30 times,, this street is home to us..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ohaira
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Had a great time on the street on New Year's Eve. Lots of people and fun dancing in the street. Great little family run restaurants and small shops along it as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IRW1127
Reviewed 19 December 2018 via mobile

Located in the old section of Puerto Vallarta, Olas Altas is it's historic first beach. At the southern end of the Malecon across the River Cuale is where you'll find numerous beach front bar/restaurants. Eat fresh fish and seafood on the sand at one while...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank paulvR2565KP
Reviewed 6 December 2018

We stay at Los Arcos Suites and it is next to this. Paris Cafe is a great light breakfast. Olle is nice lunch and the best Ice Tea. The ATMS by the back are the best and most reliable. Seems like home to me.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank n8789d
Reviewed 25 November 2018

Olas Altas is the place to be every afternoon and evening. There are enough silver, clothing, and souvenir shops to meet most tastes. There are tequila stores to pick through a variety of tastes and price points or better yet, stop in at Apaches for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lorriebrooks3
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Olas Altas is an area of Vallarta that is filled with restaurants and shops selling Mexican handicrafts. The food in this area is exceptional, whether you eat tacos from the street venders (and they are safe to eat at) or a 5 course meal at...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Curtis777
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

A little disappointed this year as the colorful flags that usually make a beautiful ceiling across the buildings are gone, may have to do with the work that seems to be happening in the street. Still great street with shops restaurants and bars on only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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16 January 2017|
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Response from brad s | Reviewed this property |
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Response from jeff9784 | Reviewed this property |
The two possibilitites I can think of are the indoor swap meet and walmart!
26 May 2015|
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Olas Altas 425 Colonia Emiliano Zapata Código Postal 48380 teléfono 3222221054
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