Discover Mar del Plata Argentina

Mar del Plata is the most famous seaside resort in Argentina: the coast is covered with buildings, but further away there are large, deserted whit sand beaches. The whole of Buenos Aires goes there in the summer, but out of season it is quiet.

  • Mar del Plata , Argentina
    Mar del Plata

    Mar del Plata is an Argentinian seaside resort that welcomes between 4 and 6 million visitors every summer.

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  • Mar del Plata , Tourists on the beach in Mar del Plata , Argentina
    Tourists on the beach in Mar del Plata

    During the summer period, the population of Mar del Plata multiplies tenfold.

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  • Mar del Plata , The Pearl of the Atlantic , Argentina
    The Pearl of the Atlantic

    Mar del Plata is often nicknamed the 'Pearl of the Atlantic', or the 'Argentinian Biarritz' for the similarities it bears to the French seaside resort.

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  • Mar del Plata , A beach in Mar del Plata , Argentina
    A beach in Mar del Plata

    In Mar del Plata, there are many land and water sports activities tourists can participate in.

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  • Mar del Plata , The port of Mar del Plata , Argentina
    The port of Mar del Plata

    Mar del Plata is also a large fishing port.

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  • Mar del Plata , The seaside capital of Argentina , Argentina
    The seaside capital of Argentina

    Mar del Plata is not only popular with tourists but also with Argentinians hoping to escape the stifling heat of the towns and cities.

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