Peteco Surf Shop
El Faro del Cabo Santa María
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Laguna de Rocha
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Behind Peteco Surf Shop, this patio bar hosts live music nightly in summer. Out of season it opens only on Saturday nights.
La Paloma’s favorite ice cream shop.
Av Nicolás Solari btwn Av El Sirio & Av del Navío · interesting places nearby
Peteco Surf Shop information
This friendly surf shop rents all the necessary equipment (shortboards, longboards, bodyboards, sandboards, wetsuits and kayaks) and can hook you up with good local instructors. The best surfing beaches are Los Botes, Solari and Anaconda southwest of town, and La Aguada and La Pedrera to the north.