Comodoro Rivadavia is a city in the Patagonian province of Chubut in southern Argentina, located on the San Jorge Gulf, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean, at the foot of the Chenque Hill. Comodoro Rivadavia is the most important city of the San Jorge Basin.

What To Do

Rada Tilly, a seaside village a few kilometers south from Comodoro Rivadavia to Punta del Marques Hill viewpoint that dominates the villa and to the sea lion rookery.

Petrified Woods - J. Ormachea, discovered in 1927, which gathers a group of 65 million years old huge fossilized trunks that reach 30 meters in length and two meters in diameter. It's formed by rocky arid land with xerophilous plants, prehistoric conifers, and dead palm trees.

The incredible rock art of Cueva de las Manos was proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1999.

Río Mayo. Visit a local estancia that develops the breeding and protection of the guanaco, one of the most characteristic South American 'camelidae' group in the southern extreme of the continent, in semi-captivity.

Usefull Information

  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Argentine peso
  • Emergency Contact: 911
  • Time Zone: ART (UTC -03:00)
  • Coordinates: -45.856° / -67.465°