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Stunning views

The Malecon makes a great place to walk day or night. There are restaurants at the top end of the... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Southampton, United Kingdom
Promenade with two outstanding crafts markets directly below it

Museums and restaurants line the mall, clowns perform, and hippies sell their own macrame wares to... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The Malecon makes a great place to walk day or night. There are restaurants at the top end of the Malecon and in the evenings it becomes a buzzing place as the locals take there promenade. However, for us it was the stunning views across...More

Thank Dakles
Reviewed 15 June 2018

the malecon is a nice place to walk fot the views to the river. most of the restaurants along the explanade are aimed at tourist and fairly expensive. there is also lots of tour operators stalking the area.

Thank SalvaBrisbane
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Definitely a nice spot to stroll around that close to the river. It’s cool to have such beautiful views that close to the center. There are as well nice restaurants for all budgets. It’s kind of touristic but it’s still nice. This walk invites to...More

Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed 22 October 2017

A really special place where you can relax and have views over the Amazon rainforest. Laid back atmosphere where you really feel and are in somewhere different and off the beaten track.

Thank bc1050
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Very nice walk on the malecon. Souvenier shops. Cafes. A ships wreck. At night you can wach street artists. And there you also find the "Dawn on the Amazon Cafe" - worth a visit.

Thank MikkiH_Northernlight
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Museums and restaurants line the mall, clowns perform, and hippies sell their own macrame wares to stay high above the Amazon.

Thank Yosef B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

If you are in Iquitos this place is worth a stroll. You can picked up some souvenirs as well in one of the many small stands.

Thank lucia2230
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The malecon boasts a number of souvenir stalls, we visited around lunchtime and found the merchants to be very helpful and not pushy at all, just be sure to ask for a special price as always in Peru! Our favourite stop was the man selling...More

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Nice place to walk and shop souvenirs, there are restaurants with a variety of food. The sunset is awesome from this place and is close to the main square.

Thank Javson D
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Not the prettiest malecon I've been to, but come for the views of the river and the jungly swamp. Prettiest at sunrise and sunset, I found it to be really crowded in the evenings and nights. We walked past entire communities of shacks on stilts...More

Thank TianTravel
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