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“the river”(234 reviews)
“nice walk”(83 reviews)
“south end”(14 reviews)
Stretching for several miles along the Rio Guayas, this lively boardwalk is well-patrolled day and night and features small food stands, other eateries and a blend of historic and modern buildings.
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Sargento Vargas #116 y Av. Olmedo, Guayaquil 090150, Ecuador
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All reviews the river nice walk south end imax theater great place to walk shopping mall people watching ferris wheel long walk fast food safe place few hours nice area la perla felt very safe simon bolivar cerro santa ana
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Nice walk by large river. Restaurants and museums along the way Major attraction in Guayaquil Lot of amusement centers for kids and a large Ferris wheel

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank dsriff
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Malecon is great because it has shopping, restaurants and nice views of the river. Great for pictures too!!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Travelingourworldwck
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is very interesting place to see on the riverbank Guayas. Has a lot of amenities for everyone's taste.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Vladimir B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is amazing to see a great Promenade to walk at. Lots of shopping, great food shacks and restaurants. I got here September 12 and every night I walk the Malecón a great way to exercise

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank wroque
Reviewed 15 September 2019 via mobile

This is one of the nicest parks I've seen in a long time. The Malecon is really clean and have alot of security.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank crazygunny66
Reviewed 8 September 2019 via mobile

The area was busy and many families enjoying the space. The food market has many restaurants and everyone in my group like their food ( each purchased from different places) Prices were very reasonable Worth a trip there to try!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank ThomasM2652
Reviewed 4 September 2019

Lot's of shops, restaurants and entrainment along the ~2 mile promenade. Bring water, as it can get very hot.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 29 August 2019 via mobile

Alongside river Guayas this Malecon 2000 has lenght 2.5 km. It is nice to walk there together with locals. It was famous among locals and tourists. Lot's of statues, parks and at the end was a small amusement park.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Tukano
Reviewed 27 August 2019 via mobile

Nice place to walk and have lunch. Good restaurants with fish foods. Tala a photo at Guayaquil monument with color letters close to Simón Bolivar monument.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank HPanetta
Reviewed 24 August 2019

Our research told us this was the best place to visit on our one day in Guayaquil. Lots of police around even in daytime. Lots of families out having fun (it was Sunday.) Interesting design and construction, viewing platforms, a wee mall with clothing and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Peter P
31 October 2018|
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Response from philip c | Reviewed this property |
This is a memorial statue to Julio Jaramillo (1935-1976) a popular ecuadorian singer and musician, and he was of course from Guayaquil.
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Response from Luis B | Reviewed this property |
One of the nearest if not the nearest is the Ramada. It's a four-star hotel and many of the rooms have a view of the river. It's close to a museum and the recently inaugurated wheel called La Perla. The Wyndham is also a... More