Things to do in Camarones
Penguins in Cape Dos Bahías Cape Dos Bahías Reserve is on the Atlantic coast, 272 km from Puerto Madryn and 30 from Camarones. In the place there is a large colony of Magellanic penguins and guanacos, among other species. Camarones, fishing town Camarones is a fishing village which lies 262 kilometers north of Comodoro Rivadavia and 252 km south of Trelew. Its name is due to a particular specie of shrimps that lived in the place before. National Salmon Festival Each February it is held in Camarones the National Salmon Festival, a festival that every year attracts fishermen from all over the country and Chile to participate in the fishing contest that is the main attraction of the celebration. Touring Camarones In Camarones you can find historic monuments, museums and natural sites put up for recreation and enjoyment. A city that combines history with nature, ideal to enjoy a pleasant holidays. Economic activity in Camarones The economic activities that take place in Camarones are livestock, alghae production and fisheries. Besides, lately it's been making the exploitation of Patagonian tuffs and rhyolites for architectural aims and an employability new pole.