Plaza del Agua, Mar del Plata

3.7
#7 of 12 in Historic Sites in Mar del Plata
Historic Walking Area Tourist Spot
Plaza del Agua serves as a venue for free concerts, plays, crafts markets, and other cultural and recreational activities organized by the municipality. The plaza features a lush park with stone walkways and benches, as well as an amphitheater amid a shopping promenade. The most distinctive features of this "water plaza," as its name suggests, are pools of water and the old water works, whose high walls resemble a fortress. Plan to visit Plaza del Agua and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Mar del Plata attractions using our Mar del Plata vacation builder.
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  • When there are shows the place take direction, but is a square without too many attractions in city centre güemes
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  • A very well placed square, where shows are usually performed for all public outdoor, and where brides go on Saturday night to taking the photos.
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  • Excellent choice for a sunny day, especially by banks which has to enjoy an afternoon quiet outdoor.
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  • Fairly nice upscale plaza.
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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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