Reserva de Lobos Marinos, Mar del Plata
(3.3/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Meet South American sea lions at Reserva de Lobos Marinos, dedicated to protecting the species, a symbol of Mar del Plata. Visit the small beach to see the all-male sea lion colony that populates it. The sea lions, known locally as ''sea wolves,'' live in their natural habitat and can be observed sunbathing, swimming, and lazing on the beach throughout the year. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Mar del Plata holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Reserva de Lobos Marinos and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Very nice the breakwater. Pity that you can not enter wolves beach but a few metres of them can see and hear. It also offers a nice view of the coastal marplatence.
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  • Colony of sea lions in the sea port of the Plata.Se says that the First wolves were two or three who arrived in 1965 settling.
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  • Visiting the port and between them boats colorful will find some swimming, but in this book the will see cast to the Sun with wiring in the medium but to meters them can know.
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  • very cute!
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  • The place is no big deal but if you have luck you can see many wolves. It is sadly filled with "rags" and have to pay to get out of the car and take a miserable picture
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  • Beautiful..! A chemical bath would be good.!
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  • If pass by sea of the silver you have to pass by here!
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  • Cute
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