Playa La Cantera, Puerto Madryn

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#2 of 6 in Beaches in Province of Chubut
Enjoy uninterrupted views of the South Atlantic Ocean at Playa La Cantera, a long thin stretch of pebbly beach. If you're lucky you might spot whales swimming not too far off shore. Take sunscreen, food, and water as shade is minimal and you'll find nothing but nature here. Arrange to visit Playa La Cantera and other attractions in Puerto Madryn using our Puerto Madryn trip builder site .
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  • With high tide and time of whales watching from the shore, is very good since this part is quite deep
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  • beautiful beach, spacious, quiet and especially super peaceful for some good mates and accompanied by your favorite book with the sound of the sea.
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  • Beautiful place, from there we saw whales with calves walking distance from the beach... incredible, a unique natural spectacle...
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The vast majority of accommodations in Puerto Madryn hug the curved coast. Budget hostels represent the most popular option in the city, as budget travelers discover Puerto Madryn's potential for onward travel to Peninsula Valdes. Reserve your place in advance if visiting during whale-watching season, between June and December.
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