Torre Tanque, Mar del Plata

(4.5/5 based on 950+ reviews on the web)
See a panoramic view of Mar del Plata from above at Torre Tanque. Constructed out of stone, the tower was once the tallest building on the island. Ride a water-powered elevator to a viewing platform at the top, where you can snap postcard-perfect photos of the surrounding landscape. Tours (offered in Spanish) involve a guided exploration of the tower and an explanation of how the water tower works, including the elevator. Add Torre Tanque to your Mar del Plata travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Mar del Plata tour planner.
Create a full Mar del Plata itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Mar del Plata

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Mar del Plata by other users

17 days in Central Argentina & San Carlos de Bariloche BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 60 days in South America BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Central Argentina BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 7 days in Central Argentina BY A USER FROM IRELAND April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM IRELAND March, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 34 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM GERMANY February, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 7 days in Central Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM SPAIN February, kids, outdoors, beaches, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: February, kids, outdoors, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Central Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Argentina BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in Central Argentina BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Beautiful place, beautiful view, very educational. The girls that give the talk and accompany, super friendly and didactic. One further option to visit in a city with many attractions as it is Mardel. Recommendation: upload in elevator and down by the stairs.
    View original
  • beautiful place, excellent guided that they made, beautiful visit visa overview, recommended for those who visit mar del plata
    View original
  • Very nice place and very interesting tour it. Has a view privileged and it best is encourage is to use the stairs to get.
    View original
Google
  • Hermosa experiencia, recomendable 100%
  • Brilliant idea. Not I give it 5 because I could not upload and see the view.
    View original
  • The beautiful view of the city Mar del Plata which is seen from the top of the tank. The girls that make the Guide re copadas. It is short, to have a little more information about the topic.
    View original
  • Excellent place. Visit yesterday 25/03/16. The elevator viejisimo but still works. The stairs do not recommend upload them for people with fear of heights and claustrofobicos. From here you can see all Mar del Plata and the bottom part of the sierras
    View original