Mar Del Plata Tourism

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Mar del Plata is an Argentine city in the southeast part of Buenos Aires Province located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. It is the head of General Pueyrredón Partido. Mar del Plata is the second largest city in Buenos Aires Province. The name "Mar del Plata" has the meaning of "sea of the Plate region" or "adjoining sea to the (River) Plate region". Mar del Plata is one of the major fishing ports and the biggest seaside beach resort in Argentina.With a population of 614,350 as per the 2010 census [INDEC], it is the 7th largest city in Argentina.


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Facts and Stats for Mar Del Plata*

  • Pollution Statistics in Mar Del Plata

    Know the pollution level of Mar Del Plata before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 75 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Mar Del Plata: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Mar Del Plata for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Mar Del Plata.

    • Burglary and Theft 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 64.29 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 60.71 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 60.71 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 28.57 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 35.71 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 60.71 (High)
  • Living in Mar Del Plata - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 27.59 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 10 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 64.44 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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