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Olas Altas

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Address: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Neighborhood near the pier offering many seafood dining experiences.

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Lots of restaurants

Just great atmosphere, lots of people walking around. near beach but more of a city feel. Food everywhere and all of it good.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just great atmosphere, lots of people walking around. near beach but more of a city feel. Food everywhere and all of it good.

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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This street has it all with great restaurants, bars, shops, etc., etc.!!!!! If you visit the Old Town area you have to make sure to go to Olas Atlas; if you do we are sure you will return for other visits-maybe many more visits

Thank mlaz
Grand Junction, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are many areas of old Mexico that have been ruined by western influence. This has not. This is still real old Mexico. Food, family's, vendors, etc. Very safe during the day, I would not go there after 10-11PM

Thank larrybennettgjco
Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So many things to see and do. Excellent restaurants. Great people. Everything is within walking distance. Breakfast bars are great for smoothies and coffees.

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Lutz, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The avenue is lined with better quality boutiques, great eateries, and just alive with hustle-bustle visitors to the rea. I love to eat outdoors and people watch for hours. It is a must-do place to walk.

Thank lovetodineFlorida
Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My lovely wife and I have stayed in this neighborhood any times over the years,, we've stayed in several places in Puerto Vallarta, and always make it a point to spend a few nights there, it's a vibrant neighborhood with a wide choice of dining options.

Thank puxrus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a block or so off the Malecon, fun street with lots of smaller restaurants, bars and shops..some hotels face the street. Can get pretty busy at night

Thank pswise
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

great area, love the people, so much to see and do. Walking and shopping, enjoying coffee shops, viewing the hotels. Everyone is so friendly... we always want to come back to this area

Thank Happyone69
Issaquah, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So many people go to PV and never leave Nuevo Vallarta. That is a big mistake! Viejo Vallarta is so full of culture and you get to see how the people of PV really live. This is where they eat out, shop, and play. This area is also where Mexican tourists stay and is home to many Americans who spend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This area is loaded with cool stuff to do. Its located just down the street from the beautiful beach. There are bars, clubs and nice places to eat, This is also a very good place to visit if you are looking for a gay friendly place to travel

Thank Anthony J

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