Puerto Santa Cruz in South Patagonia

Puerto Santa Cruz

Latitude 50º 06.8’ S / Longitude 68º 24.5’ W
River Santa Cruz, right hand
Puerto Santa Cruz - Province of Santa Cruz

Paper charts ENC Foreign charts
ARG H-367 AR503670 BA 3107, 3226 / US 23051, 23000


Puerto Santa Cruz, a small town in the province of Santa Cruz of some 5500 inhabitants is the closest settlement (17 Km) to Punta Quilla. It has a modest commercial activity and there is no industrial activity except that related to fishing. Punta Quilla is approximately 42 km away from the highway which runs along Patagonia in a north/south direction linking the main towns. The closest commercial airport is in Río Gallegos (approx. 250 km away) with domestic flights.