Playa El Doradillo, Puerto Madryn
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Catch a glimpse of majestic southern right whales in the wild at Playa El Doradillo. Due to its particular geography, the otherwise unspectacular beach represents one of the few places in South America where you can regularly see these huge whales from land. In fact, the creatures often come within a few meters of the shore, presenting an excellent opportunity to take some memorable photographs. You'll need a bit of luck, though--if conditions aren't right, the whales might not make an appearance. With our online itinerary creator, Puerto Madryn attractions like Playa El Doradillo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • We visited the place in the month of July. It's really amazing! Whales can be seen from the shore of the beach... They perform! A unique show, our free!
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  • We were at the end of October, already the whales were not seen from the beach. They actually were, but far away, so it was not good. The beach is very quiet and gives to know it. We rented a car. It is very easy to reach and close to Puerto Madryn. I would not pay for this excursion which are also quite expensive. Perhaps in another date of closer.
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  • beautiful to see the whales, beautiful view and very quiet to clear the mind. highly reocmendable
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