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. See Gypsy Cove and all Stanley has to offer by arranging your trip with our Stanley trip builder app .
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  • We were on a guided trip, so we were running the first few kilometers out there, and then we went for a nice ride. If you have time for it, you can easily go from the port out there (or take a taxi to one of the roads). It would be fine to have GPS with in order to be able to find their way, as there are no signs ...
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  • We took a shuttle bus from port Stanley and had a real nice hike on trails starting from Gypsy Cove. The beaches are nice and the best thing is sighting of magellanic penquins and their chicks in burr...  more »
  • The bus from our ship took us here first to see all the wildlife, there is a good board walk round the site which makes it easy to get round. Just a pity the beaches are out of bounds due to mines in ...  more »

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