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Gypsy Cove, Stanley
(4.5/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
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 is within relatively close proximity of Stanley being a 10-15 minute drive from the capital. You could walk there but you would have to allow 4+ hrs for this. On arrival there is a well lai...  more »
  • The walking route to the cove is well trodden. Probably a good thing as the remaining minefields in the area do move with the shifting sands. We visited at dusk and the evening sky was stunning agains...  more »
  • It was a good walk, and scenery...and we did see the one penguin waddle down to the shore, hesitate and then slip into the sea for lunch...we were told that depending on time of day, year etc there ar...  more »