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La Lobería - Other Activity Caleta Olivia - Argentina

Just south of Caleta Olivia is La Lobería, a colony of approximately 160 South American sea lions, the only survivors of a massacre that occurred along the gulf up until the 1930s. Now, protected by the Reserva Provincial Caleta Olivia, these marine mammals share the pebbly beach with cormorants, oystercatchers, gulls and other sea birds. At certain times of the year, southern right whales can be spotted.


10 kilometers (6 mi) south of Caleta Olivia

Caleta Olivia , Argentina

Other Activity Types:
Wildlife refuge, Natural park

Getting There

Take the southern access road to Ruta Nacional 3. About 10 kilometers (6 mi) south, at the Camping Adosac sign, is the turn-off for the lobería. Some busses heading to any southern destination can drop you off at the point ($1.15). A remis ro

Price Description:


Relative price: Free

Open Hours from:Dawn

Open Hours to:Dusk

Travel Skills: None

You Need to Bring:

Bring along food and water; sun protection, hat.

Exploring the different YPF petroleum company towns. Heading to the beach for wind and surf sports, sunbathing or birdwatching. Catch a movie, concert or theater event at the Centro Cultural.

Currencies accepted
Argentine Peso

Here are other activities in and around Caleta Olivia that may be of interest: Centro Cultural,

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