Playa Unión (Union Beach):
It is located at the mouth of the Chubut river in its northern margin. It was founded on September 17, 1923, with the arrival of the railroad, as the Union Beach. Named after the eponymous Italian ship that ran aground and sank in 1876 on the shore, under the command of Captain Julian Bollo.
This resort that is visited by the people of the Chubut river valley, is characterized by coarse sand beach and great waves shaped by the open ocean waters, that are especially used for sports such as Surfing, Wind Surfing, Kite surfing, etc.
Is constantly growing, and has about 7000 inhabitants.
It is located 5 kilometers or 3 miles from the city of Rawson, capital of the province of Chubut, and it has hotel services, sea food restaurants, banks, schools, hospital, casino, nightclubs, supermarkets, etc ... everything to make pleasant the stay of tourists.
You will find here one of the largest concentrations of Commerson's dolphins along the coast of Patagonia.
In this beautiful place is Quimey Quipan Restaurant, bringing you their food service and keeping the family tradition of frequent visits, with the old feelings from the time of our grandparents and taking the best of the seafood that are caught on these shores such as shrimp and many species of fish that is admired by the entire world.