This relative ‘young’ city, founded in 1828, is located south east of the province Buenos Aires. It is an important sea port town, exporting huge amounts of wool, produced in its province and fruit from the adjoining Rio Negro Valley. Its climate is humid subtropical.
When arriving at the Comandante Espora Airport, use the services like car for rent in Bahia Blanca to get you to all the interesting sites in this township with all its historical buildings, mostly done in the 19th century and with great parks. If you are interested in history, tour one of the several museums in the city, the Port Museum or the History Museum. For art lovers is the Fine Arts Museum and the Contemporary Arts Museum that is a good place to admire the work of its local artists, so is the Cathedral Nuestra Señora de la Merced, which stands out in the historical center of Bahia Blanca. Shopping freaks come not too short with its two big shopping centers, located at the outskirts of the city and the many shops in the centre itself offering some unique local products. Don’t forget to stroll on the week-end through the craftsmanship fair at Plaza Rivadavia, the main square, where all kinds of traditional hand made goods are available. Sure you will find a nice present for your family members and friends.
There are two very attractive zoos with beautiful gardens inviting tourists for a hike. For your convenience rent a car in Bahia Blanca and don’t forget to visit Bahia Falsa and Bahia Verde, listed as the Natural Reserve of Bahia Blanca, including many islands nearby. Are you a fan of deep sea fishing? Then you are at the right spot for a thrilling experience. Have a leisure day on one of the splendid beaches such as the Pehuen-Co, about 100 km away from the town. Most of them offer all the necessities for a pleasant day on the beach, including accommodation for those who want to spend a night or two.
Hire a car in Bahia Blanca and easily travel to Sierra de La Ventana over a magnificent countryside before reaching the popular peak with its grandiose view. The area offers an attractive variety of touristic activities with hotels and alpine-style cottages to let.
There is so much to see and explore in the county that it is worthwhile to do it on your own terms so that you can gain the most of it and enjoy Argentina’s attractions at its fullest.
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