There is an ideal destination for those who want to do a weekend getaway to the beachbut they want avoid Route 2 and the typical spas of the Atlantic Coast. Is about Indian Pointa beautiful beach very close to Buenos Aires, located on the Río de la Plata, which offers white sands and surprising tranquility.
It is accessed very quickly from La Plata or the City of Buenos Aires and the color of the beaches and the serenity of this alternative destination are striking.
Where is Punta Indio
Located in the Southern Coastal Park, a Buenos Aires district that is located in the extreme northeast of the Province of Buenos Aires, Punta Indio is installed on the banks of the Rio de La Plata, a few kilometers before the Samborombón Bay begins.
It is located 87 kilometers from La Plata and 150 from the City of Buenos Aires.
What to do in Punta Indio
Punta Indio is not just a beach: There is also a huge amount of cultural, sports and contact activities with nature. It was declared a nature reserve.
Some of the routes in Punta Indio are the following:
- Reserve El Destino. Nature and wildlife areas
- Magdalena Municipal Regional Museum.
- History museums
- Saint Mary Magdalene Parish
- La Balandra Beach
- Governor’s Residence
- Palace of the Legislature
- San Andrés Cemetery
- Church of the Sacred Heart
How to get to Punta Indio
To access this beautiful beach you have to take provincial route 11 by car that will cover the entire reserve and the Punta Indio Coastal Park. It takes just over 2 hours, depending on traffic.
In addition, you can get there by the service of bus line 600 from La Plata.
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