Beaches at Cabo Polonio, Cabo Polonio

#1 of 26 in Parks in Rocha Department
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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  • Beautiful beach. To get there is to jump on trucks that cross the dunes and beach. Arriving water is always green and one side the water is quiet and other brava. The restaurants are divine and x if it were little sea lions and lighthouse
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  • .....but I didn't go in. While visiting Cabo Polonio I passed a couple beaches on the way to the lighthouse. Unfortunately I didn't have my swimming gear with me, hence could not go for a dip. Can't r...  more »
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