Torre Tanque, Mar del Plata

(4.5/5 based on 1,000+ 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.
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  • Very good views of sea of the silver from it high of the Tower tank, the attention of the people is very friendly and the explanations that provide them responsible of the sector are very interesting.
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  • The person who explained a PASSIONATE, knowledgeable and ten! Interesting for those who like historical buildings, the issue of water in the cities etc. Is a visit soon, and a panoramic surprising.
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  • In a day cloudy that we were by there, decided to climb to this old tower with tank of 500,000 liters, symbol of the arrival of the water flow to sea of the silver. It is a free, short and simple, we got elevator and by its height most of the area can be seen throughout the city. Go down by the stairs that has its attractive also.
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  • Hermosa experiencia, recomendable 100%
  • Brilliant idea. Not I give it 5 because I could not upload and see the view.
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  • 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.
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  • 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
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