Beaches at Cabo Polonio, Cabo Polonio

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Explore a largely untouched area of coastal scenery at Beaches at Cabo Polonio, known for their sand dunes and hippie commune. With only 95 inhabitants, the area's hamlet remains off-grid, with no running water or electricity. Access to the beaches is possible only on foot or on an authorized dune buggy ride, which you can reserve at the area's visitor center. Nearby you'll find a resident colony of sea lions--just ask one of the visitor center staff to point them out. Using our international travel planner, Cabo Polonio attractions like Beaches at Cabo Polonio can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The beaches frame the village of Polonium Cable so beautiful. Are already beginning to be seen on arrival, with the transport along one of the beaches, but your extension can be best appreciated from the lighthouse.
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  • It is a very good beach but when we visited there were two dead and half rotten sea lions. I know that it is nature and that life happens that way and it is a protected area but my god the bacteria ri...  more »
  • The beaches of Cape Polonium are immense! The sea is more dark and geladíssimo, but with an intense energy and delicious. The Sea also has plenty of marine life and so walking the beaches you can find a sea lion or a dead Penguin.
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