Parque Gral San Martin, Mar del Plata

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Take a stroll through Parque Gral San Martin, a large city park and a good place to soak up authentic local culture. Take in the view of the Playa Grande beach and the harbor or wander over to the statue of General San Martin to snap some photos. There are some interesting old villas and houses around the perimeter of the park that are worth seeking out. Across the street, sample some delicious churros from a local vendor. For Parque Gral San Martin and beyond, use our Mar del Plata vacation route planner to get the most from your Mar del Plata vacation.
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  • A beautiful place where you can combine the intense green of the park with the blue sea. Even for pets. The stones are transformed into chairs and tables
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  • The Parque San Martín is a green space facing the sea. It is special to go the days sunny for in light picnic or take the traditional mates of our Earth, looking at the sea.
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  • This park which is an emblem of the city is located in the Centre of the city and one of its main avenues. Visit it whenever we are going to the city of Mar del Plata, very careful, is ideal for an afternoon outdoors.
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  • Beautiful view. Nice place to walk and enjoy the ocean view.
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  • Great spot to drink some 'mates' with friends.
  • It is a beautiful place on a phenomenal view.
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  • It is a beautiful park built according to the landscape of the stone off the coast. I suggest visiting at different times of the day, its beauty and lighting stands out as a postcard of the city.
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To accommodate the masses of tourists who take a Mar del Plata vacation every summer, the city offers more than 500 hotels. Most of these cluster around the shorefront close to the city center, which boasts most higher-end options. Look a few blocks inland for less expensive alternatives. Prices vary dramatically according to the time of year, with hefty discounts available during low season and on weekdays. Reserve your accommodations in advance to beat the crowds and avoid paying a last-minute premium.
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