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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Natural Feature
“A group of small uninhabited islands with the 'Playa del Amor'/'Playa Escondida' prevailing!... Fabulous place for swimming & snorkelling or scuba diving...”
  • 96 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Enjoy from an amazing walk along our local malecon ,surrounded by bars , restaurants , scenic and panoramic views of the bay . ”
  • 203 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Clothing, jewelry, electronics, drinks, restaurants, bars, coffee shops. You'll find everything you need here. It's the best place to go shopping in the area. On Saturdays, I believe, they have a market (not to be confused with Mercado Andares which is there all week) where you'll find anything organic.”
  • 101 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Nice restaurant morning to night on the beach dine with your feet in the sand or inside”
  • 107 locals recommend
Park
“Beautiful Park with a Japanese garden, a hiking trail and th elargest forest inside the city. Iconic setting”
  • 96 locals recommend
Church
“Downtown Guadalajara only 15 miles away!! Over 150 years of Mexico Culture is waiting for your to experience. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
Park
“Love it early in the morning to go for a run, bike or walk. Fun to go with the family as well, has playgrounds, and kids can bike in the mini city, bring your own bike or rent one.”
  • 53 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“This is the most iconic construction in Guadalajara, it was an orphanage long ago but now it is a museum where murals of Clemente Orozco are exhibited permanently. They also organize cultural concerts and ballet performances and there are always expositions a paintings, photographs and artesanias.”
  • 67 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Fredy's restaurant is the top rated breakfast restaurant on TripAdvisor for a reason, it consistently delivers excellent breakfast experiences. Traditional Mexican and American breakfasts are on offer and neither will let you down. There's not a ton that stands out about Fredy's to me personally but it's likely super close to where you are staying and you can count on it to time and time again to leave you happy and fueled for the day ahead.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Park
“This giant park is great for walking, running, rollerblading, cycling, and just hanging out. ”
  • 58 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“There are great affordable tours that take you to this rock formation that is just past Downtown Puerto Vallarta. Great for snorkeling and scuba diving.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“One of my favorite places to eat. Great food! Hip looking place! Amazing service.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Es un Centro Comercial super completo, con almacenes como Liverpool, Sears, Best Buy, etc, con restaurantes como Out Back, Chilis, etc.”
  • 39 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“La isla is a great place to take the family. All kinds of activities, restaurants and stores. Restaurant- Cambalache (Argentinian steakhouse and fish) Elephante (Indian cuisine) Thai Restaurant next door to elephante Hooters ”
  • 88 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“The food is superb, the atmosphere, especially outside, is beautiful and if you are fortunate enough to be served by Oscar, you will … come again! ”
  • 80 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“The best higher-end department store in the area, Liverpool, is located here. A few other national clothing stores, Starbucks and a food court with an amazing view of the ocean and cruise terminal. 5-10 minutes north of La Isla Shopping Village.”
  • 68 locals recommend