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Puerto de Mar del Plata

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Mrs Garcia

What an excellent way to see all the fishing boats and walk around the pier. The day was very cold... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Melbourne, Australia
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A must sea at mar del plata

You need to stop here to see the Christ statue, the sea lions and the amazing Mar del Plata sky... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome time at Mar de plata puerto, nice view and nice place to walk around enjoy local restaurants and bars

Thank Marcial G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an excellent way to see all the fishing boats and walk around the pier. The day was very cold and windy but we had the chance, thanks to our beautiful taxi driver, to see the “lobos marinos “ . They were having a wonderful...More

Thank 357esterg
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Went to the port to see the longest mural in World and the sea lion sanctuary . They were both badly kept, as the sea lions were resting among loads of plastic and other rubbish and the mural was ruined in parts and faded in...More

Thank vagabondafelice
Reviewed 6 December 2017

A working port with mainly orange fishing trawlers. Lovely picture. There are some sea lions around trying to get food from the boats and some sunbathing on the pier. Plenty of shops and places to eat.

Thank SilviaArgentina1701
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

You need to stop here to see the Christ statue, the sea lions and the amazing Mar del Plata sky line. The smell is really strong!!!

Thank FB1320
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

A quiet walked with family around this traditional Mar del Plata's zone. You can eat some fish and seafood while you see the traditional yellow ships and sea lions... There are a lot of line buses which goes to the Port and from the Port...More

Thank Gaston G
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The harbor is as it looks in the pictures, orange ships coming back from the fishing expedition plus a nice central road with nice stores. And you can eat fantastic food in very informal places by the harbor! worth an half day trip (2 hours...More

Thank annapavia
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The end of the port area is where the sea wolves hang out on the cement and are joined by the local dogs. It is also the dock for fishing boats. On boat cam in with a good load of fish and a 1.5 meter...More

Thank Annex43
Reviewed 12 November 2016

if you like to see old fishing boats.. and lion seals laying taking the sun or waiting for a meal from visitors.... you got the right place...

Thank daniel p
Reviewed 8 October 2016

This wasn't worth the cab ride from downtown Mar del Plata. The boats and sea lions are what you would expect, smell and all. It's a working port so expect for a few run down souvenir stands, it's not really set up for tourists. You...More

Thank Erik M
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