Mar del Plata beaches give beach lovers the opportunity to experience some of the finest coastal areas in all of South America. If you are planning a trip to Buenos Aires, you may want to strongly consider setting aside some time and making travel arrangements to visit some of the best beaches in Mar del Plata. You will find over ten miles of white sandy beaches in the area that offer a zoo, several amazing museums, lots of cafes and restaurants, as well as a plethora of water sports and activities. Whether it is boating, sport fishing, parasailing, or surfing that interests you, you will be sure to find something that suits everyone along the Mar del Plata beaches.
Getting to Mar del Plata from Buenos Aires is possible via air, bus, or car. Daily flights run between the two areas, as do buses and trains. If you are feeling daring, you can use your car rental to take Highway 2 from Buenos Aires to Mar del Plata as well.
There are a lot of things to along the best beaches in Mar del Plata. You will not find any one area along this stretch of coastline that is not absolutely beautiful. It will just depend upon what kind of beach experience you are going for. If you are interested in a more tranquil beach experience, you may want to consider making the trip to Montevideo, Uruguay, an easy plane ride away. The reason for this is that there are some 700,000 residents along the Mar del Plata and lots of tourists during the peak summer months. It will do you well to plan in advance for this if you are turned off by having to jockey for position along a beach. Do not let the crowds discourage you from at least paying the Mar del Plata a visit to not only check out the Buenos Aires beaches, but also the restaurants, shopping, and entertainment destinations in the area.