Puerto San Julián in South Patagonia

Puerto San Julián

Latitude 49º 17.9’ S / Longitude 67º 43.1’ W
San Julián bay
Puerto San Julián - Province of Santa Cruz

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ARG H-364 AR403640 BA 3107, 3226, 3106 / US 23000


San Julián is a small town in the province of Santa Cruz of some 9,600 inhabitants located in a mining area (Cerro Vanguardia). There is also sheep breeding and a modest tourism activity based on the nearby animal reserves and also a small fishing industry; it is located on the Highway Nº 3 which links all the main patagonian towns. The closest commercial airport is in Río Gallegos, some 350 km away.