Puerto San Julian - Patagonia Argentina
Travel guide to Puerto San Julian, Patagonia Argentina
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Julian, Patagonia Argentina.
SAN JULIAN: located
beside the bay of the same name between Cabo Curioso and Punta
Desengaño. It is just 3 kilometers to the east of the national
route #3 but you arrives by the provincial route #25 that comes
from Gobernador Gregores, in the geographical center of Santa
history of Puerto San Julián is excessively interesting.
This place was baptized by Hernando de Magallanes who remained
several months in this place in 1520 before discovering the famous
strait. That same year, April 1, it took place the mass of Ramos,
first religious act in the Argentiean history.
people called “Patagones” to the native of these lands
from where it comes the name Patagonia. After settling down the
first ‘Estancias’ (ranchs) in this area the current
city Puerto San Julián was founded in 1901.
is very good sea fishing in the whole coast of the bay which is
a Provincial Natural Reservation that includes the island Banco
Cormorán, inhabited by Magellan penguins and an infinity
of marine birds, and the island Banco Justicia in which ‘royal
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