The Town of Gaiman, Puerto Madryn

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Step into the forgotten Welsh colony in Argentina when you visit The Town of Gaiman. Once a community of immigrants from Wales, today the small town embraces its heritage and offers a unique experience to travelers. Swing by the tourism info office and pick up a guide map, which will take you around the town and explain the old buildings. Stop for tea at one of the many Welsh tea houses. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to The Town of Gaiman and many more Puerto Madryn attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Puerto Madryn day trip website .
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  • Went to Gaiman on route to airport to kill time really- nothing like Wales!!! We drove around and found a place by luck where Princess Diana visited in 1995 (see pictures). Did not go in the house as ...  more »
  • If you can, go on your own to Gaiman. People often pass by Gaiman on back of the ride to Punta Tombo, and excursions end up taking tourists to the usual "eat and buy" in a tea house and craft. This time we drove to town and entered the tourist information centre. The clerk was very nice, explained the location, prices and timetables of the main attractions. The history of the city is very interesting and the small museum located inside the old railway tunnel is curious.
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  • Go to tea where was Princess Diana is traditional, the place is beautiful with a beautiful environment. There are many historical buildings and they are preserved. If you go with your car you can see much better everything if you go on tour, you know as it is take you where they want.
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