Mar del Plata

 

The City of Mar del Plata is known as “the Happy City”.LA FELIZ.

Located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, it is the second largest city in Buenos Aires Province. mardelplMar del Plata is located about 400km south of Buenos Aires.

Population: 553,935.

Mar del Plata offers you a range of options to enjoy.

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Unequivocal symbol of the city, they were made in stone of the region by sculptor Fioravanti.(Plazoleta de la Armada Argentina -Argentine Navy’s Park).

The most outstanding attractions include :

Colón Square,Colón Theatre ( built in 1924Spanish neo colonial style)

Torreón del Monje : Monk’s Tower is one of the symbols that represent the city’s image, dating back from 1904.marde

Los Troncos Neighborhood, the port and Punta Mogotes. At night, its pubs, discos, bingos and the famous Casino of Mar del Plata.

visit the Mar del Plata Aquarium for a day and see the dolphin show.

-Santa Clara del Mar (in Mar Chiquita ): 18 kilometres far from Mar del Plata’s downtown. The climate invites to relax and enjoy of a peaceful holiday.

-Güemes – Los Troncos you will visit the most elegant and homogeneous neighbourhoods of the city.

-La Banquina

-Sea Lions Reservation in 1994, this specie ( sea lion ‘of one hair’ ) was declared Natural Monument of Mar del Plata. The more outstanding characteristic of this cologne is the existence of male specimens only, what qualifies it as “unique”. They can be observed during the whole year.

Central Casino: is one of the biggest casinos in the world. With some French and Spanish renaissance’s features, it was inaugurated in 1939.

Daily trains arrive from Buenos Aires.

By bus: It’s 5.5 hours from Buenos Aires ,Retiro Station.

By plane : Aerolineas makes the 55 minute flight several times a day