Torre Tanque, Mar del Plata

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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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  • Open to the public, working water tank. The explanations are very clear, the view from the tower is magnificent, Mar del Plata all around.  more »
  • La torre es genial y el personal es súper atento. La vista es preciosa desde arriba. The tower is a great place to visit. The guides are awesome, and there's a wonderful view from the top.  more »
  • This is a historical building. Belongs to the city's water company. Located on high ground and still close to the sea, it offers a great view from the top of the tower. Was a classic destination on sc...  more »