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Gypsy Cove, Stanley

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Observe penguins in their natural environment at Gypsy Cove the most accessible wildlife habitat near Stanley. The Magellanic penguins make their homes around the heathlands surrounding the pristine white sands of the bay, and can be seen in their droves in season. Sightings of waterfowl, gulls, black-crowned night herons, and rock cormoroants will also please budding birdwatchers. Bring warm clothing as the cove can get chilly. Add Gypsy Cove to your Stanley travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Stanley trip itinerary planner.
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  • Gypsy Cove and the coves surrounding it offer excellent penguin spotting opportunities, all within a 15 minute drive of Stanley. I found visiting from approximately 4pm onwards gave the best opportuni...  more »
  • A little bit hungry and stopped to share a sandwich and tea. they nail you to use the wifi. Seems like the locals go here since there isn't much else to do in this town.  more »
  • You can save a lot on cruise ship tours if you can get to Gypsy Cove via a very long walk on dirt roads or group with others to split a taxi. We walked one way and split a taxi on the way back. We wer...  more »

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