A family-friendly destination known for its surf, Miramar is beloved for its wide, sandy beaches. Embrace Miramar’s low-key atmosphere, admire the coastal views on a fishing excursion along the pier or enjoy thrilling water slides.
Things to do in Miramar
Enjoy water sports and swimming at Miramar beach, which is lined with oceanfront restaurants and bathing areas. Schedule a surf lesson with one of the surf schools on the beachfront or take a sunset stroll along the waterfront promenade while locals perform live music.
Head to the pier for a day of fishing, where it's possible to reel in kingcroaker, white bream corvina, Argentine seabass and Brazilian flathead. You can also go fishing at La Ballenera Lagoon, which is 10 kilometres outside of Miramar, to enjoy a quiet ambience surrounded by shady trees.
Take a day trip to enjoy the beautiful beaches in Mar del Plata, such as Playa Varese and Playa Iglesia, which are both located downtown and lined with charming cafes and shops. Admire 20th-century houses turned into museums, including the Roberto T. Barili History Museum, which showcases the city’s history through photographs and artefacts.
Travelling with the kids? The entire family will enjoy an afternoon of spills and thrills at Aquasol, a fun-filled water park with a wave pool, lazy river and water slides. Aquopolis is great for the little ones with plenty of water features, in addition to grills and picnic tables.
Getting around Miramar
Ministro Pistarini International Airport in Buenos Aires is 300 kilometres from Miramar. The most convenient way to get around is by car, while buses travel to nearby Mar del Plata.