Mar del Plata

TOURS AND ACTIVITIES

Güemes - Los Troncos - Alem
Circuito Güemes - Los Troncos - Alem


This circuit, orientated to know the most elegant and homogeneous neighbourhoods of the city, begin its journey in Colón Av. and Güemes St., we go by Magnasco Village ( Brown 1300 ) Tur Village ( Güemes 2342 ) and Riglos House ( Güemes 2417 ) with picturesqueness constructions from the beginning of the 20th century.

Going along Guemes up to Roca, we arrive at Plaza del Agua, green space recently recycled, administrative headquarters of Obras Sanitarias's building. By this way to Laprida, turning into the right we take Sarmiento St. and we can find the Chapel Divino Rostro on the corner of Sarmiento and Almafuerte, with its altar laminated with 18k gold.

One more block along Formosa St. we turn into Lamadrid St., park there and visit Mitre Village where you can find the Municipal Historic Museum File, exhibition of objects related to Mar del Plata’s history. Half a block along Matheu St. you can visit the Cultural Centre Victoria Ocampo “Victoria Village”, English style summer house that belonged to the writer Victoria Ocampo, nowadays plastic arts’ and original furniture’s Expositions are made there. Walk one block, on Quintana 1949 St. Silvina Village is placed. This three residences form a state of great scenic environmental value that remount us to the aristocracy from the beginning of the last century.

Go back to the car and go along Matheu St., turn into General Paz St. up to Peña, one more block, on the corner of Peña and Urquiza, you will find the famous Los Troncos’ House, that gives its name to the neighbourhood.

If you go along Urquiza St. towards the south up to Almafuerte you will see Primavesi Park and the Cementerio de la Loma (Hill’s Cemetery). Go across Alem St. and going around the Golf course you will arrive at the circular square of Mar del Plata Golf Club, there you can enjoy the incomparable panoramic point.
We go back along Formosa St. to Alem St., which is a commercial and gastronomic artery, concentration point of young tourists in peak season.

Plaza del Agua - Güemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Plaza del Agua - Güemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Victoria - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Victoria - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Victoria - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Mitre - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Mitre - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Paseo Güemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Paseo Guemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Paseo Guemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Paseo Guemes - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Plaza del Agua - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Plaza del Agua - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Plaza del Agua - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Plaza del Agua - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Alem - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Entrada al Cementerio - Alem  - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Entrada al Cementerio - Alem  - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Mitre - Mar del Plata - Argentina
Villa Mitre - Mar del Plata - Argentina
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Useful data
Paseo Guemes

Transportes Colectivos:

Linea 571 :
Del centro al puerto: Alberti y Guemes
Del puerto al centro: Rawson y Guemes

Linea 511 :
Del centro al puerto: Alsina y Alberti
Del puerto al centro: Sarmiento y Alberti

Taxis

Paradas:
Alberti y Guemes / Garay y Guemes / Alvarado y Guemes / Avellaneda y Guemes