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Gypsy Cove, Stanley

(4.5/5 based on 170 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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  • We went in search of penguins but saw only 4 and told me that there are never many. It is a nice place to walk, to see the beaches and the typical birds. I recommend to go on tour because to me I came and I went walking. The walk was very long and with little to see.
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  • We were there in the mid of March 2017. Not too many penguins around when we arrived. We were given the hint that we need to stay after 1 or 2PM, when penguins out fishing were coming back on shore. W...  more »
  • This is the second time we have visited Gypsy Cover to see the Magellanic Penguins. Fewer penguins this time but we were blessed with sunshine and the sea really is turquoise and the sand white.  more »