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Malecon de Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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One of Puerto Vallarta's many statues, it depicts a boy riding a giant sea horse while waving to passers-by.
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Malecon de Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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"photo opportunity"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful statue"
in 3 reviews
"great landmark"
in 3 reviews
"hurricane kenna"
in 2 reviews
"unusual sculptures"
in 2 reviews
"great photo opportunities"
in 2 reviews
"city tour"
in 7 reviews
"great view of the ocean"
in 2 reviews
"south end"
in 4 reviews
"picture taking"
in 2 reviews
"shopping and restaurants"
in 2 reviews
"take photos"
in 4 reviews
"nice walk"
in 5 reviews
"walk up"
in 2 reviews
"people watching"
in 6 reviews
"ocean front"
in 2 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We took a long walk and enjoyed sunset at this point. It was great to capture few photos of the place to keep our memories intact with the place Puerto Vallarta

Thank Arvindash
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

If you are in PV this location has to be done. There is a nice walking area and you can take lot of photos while strolling. There are local vendors which somehow are very costly..which was surprising to me. Make sure you take the photo...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

A great place to stroll and take in the sights! Local artists, ice cream shops, restaurants, shops, and music!

Thank LuvrofMexico
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This is another interetsing and landmark site to visit on El Malecon de Puerto Vallarta, as per it's the city symbol, by representing the marine life present in their people's hearts. I suggest to take pictures and be taken pictures with it beahind in the...More

Thank Rasec Y
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

I love this statue of a little boy riding a seahorse so much. It is a symbol of Pto. Vallarta, and meant so much to the city that they rebuilt it after the hurricane. However, they have added tall painted letters of the word "Puerto...More

Thank Sherry S
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

The statue and Large Puerto Vallarta Letter sign make an irresistible phot stop for everyone. A perfect souvenir for any traveller. Its located on about the mid point of the Malecon, just by the stone arches at the Plaza los Armies.

Thank Saskheat
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

The boardwalk is full of very interesting statues, and this is probably the most famous, it is now surrounded by the Puerto Vallarta name in blocks and is one of the most photographed sites in PV. It overlooks the sea and is a really lovely...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If you are in Puerto Vallarta, you have to take the time to walk the boardwalk, admiring the sea and the nice sculptures that line the walk.

Thank RobertoMurphy
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a great location to see a beautiful work of art and a great place for a photo opportunity. Great view of the water and the waves crashing to the tide wall.

Thank gizbot
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Such a pretty statue with a great view of the ocean! We visited the statue on our city tour, but it’s worth a trip to downtown Puerto Vallarta to see this and walk along the Malecon Boardwalk!

Thank rachel_nz15
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