Puerto Madryn Good afternoon , our names are:Lucas, Gustavo,Exequiel and Luciano, we are going to be your guide in this tour. It´s 10 o’clock . We’ll stop at 10:30 so you can use the rest rooms,and go to any kiosk to buy something.We’ll stop at 10:45, and at 11 o’clock we’ll be returning to the hotel. Any questions?
Geography:Puerto Madryn is one of the most important resorts of Patagonia and the country.
Madryn is located in the province of Chubut on the Argentine sea coast.Between parallels 42 and 41 and themeridians 65 and 66. It is 17 meters above sea level.
Climate:• It’s semi-desertic, with annual rainfall between 150 and 200 mm.
History• In what is now Madryn Tehuelche’s settlements were located. They were people of great physical size, dedicated to hunting, fishing and fruit collection.
Then, in 1865…• The Welsh arrived, of which some of them stayed here in Madryn,drinking water that was brought in the ship named “La Mimosa”, and another group went to what is now Chubut river
Love Jones Parry• This city is named in his honor, he was the man who made the arrival of the Welsh possible, with the contribution of goods and money.
Regional wildlife:• Puerto Madryn receives, between June and December, the southern right whale returning to the area every year to breed and mate…
We also find: Sea lions Otaria Flavescens Cormorants Phalacrocorax aristotelis Gulls Larus dominicanus Penguins Aptenodytes patagonicaThey migrate because they do not tolerate the cold Antarctic winter
• From the central pier Comandante Luis Piedra Buena we can be observe. delphinis Whales Dolphins Eubalaena australis
The Continental Animals are: Mara Guanaco Dolichotis patagonum Lama guanicoe. Rhea MartinetaStruthio camelus Eudromia elegans
Flora:• Some plants thrive in these environments because their life cycles occurs during the rainy season.• Other plants resist drought periods through adaptations enabling them to retain water in their tissues even in very dry periods.
Tomillo Acantholippia seriphioides Lengua de vaca Rumex crispus Linne o el Bich rs Fruta d eata Mie Boton de oro hrEph edra oc Grindelia chiloensis