3 NIGHTS/ 4 DAYS

BARILOCHE

Includes:

ACCOMODATION AT SELECTED HOTEL

BUFFET BREAKFAST DAILY

ROUND TRIP BUS TRANSFERS TO LOCAL AIRPORT.

HALF DAY SMALL CIRCUIT BUS TOUR OF BARILOCHE

FULL DAY BUS TOUR TO VILLA LA ANGOSTURA.

HOTEL KENTON PALACE****

Situated close to Centro Civico (civic centre), a renowned landmark and the most traditional square in the city, the Kenton Palace Hotel is well set 3 blocks from the Nahuel Huapi Lake, shopping dining and tourist attractions in the centre of San Carlos de Bariloche City. Set in a convenient location, this San Carlos hotel serves as an excellent base from which visitors can explore the city.

Type of room Single Room

Double Room

Per person

Validity
Standard 4575.00 350.00 October 01,2014-April 30,2015

HOTEL VILLA HUINID*****

Ideally located just five minutes from downtown, this high-end hotel overlooking Lake Nahuel Huapi invites you to discover its tastefully decorated and fully equipped.

Type of room Single room

Double room

per person

Validity
Standard Forest View 749.00 417.00 October 01,2014-April 30,2015
Standard Forest view 530.00 345.00 March 01,2015-April 30,2015

HOTEL DESIGN SUITES*****

Discover this hidden paradise in Argentina. Design Suites Bariloche hotel combines style, vanguard and nature. The functional decoration of this boutique hotel is inspired in the colors of the environment, and it increases the quietness and

peaceful sensation of the place.

With design as the conceptual priority, the property provides major excellence and comfort to the guests, guaranteeing them an unforgettable stay. Together with an art gallery, a resto-bar, a wine-bar, the hotel offers exceptional panoramic views of Nahuel Huapi’s Lake.

You will also find available to enjoy the health center, the Spa, the heated swimming pool and a playroom for children.

Type of room Single room Double room Validity
Standard 598.00 389.00 May 01,2015-October 30,2015

Reservation Code: AR 047
Daily: From September 15th to April 15th

The region of the lakes gathers a group of National Parks of incredible beauty. Vast extensions of virgin forests surrounding uncountable lakes, with the remarkable backdrop of the Southern Andean Patagonic Range, where nature offers a different scenery for each season throughout the year. During the Seven Lakes Route, visit Villa Traful a picturesque village situated by the Espejo Lake and Villa La Angostura, a lovely village set in a wonderful spot between the Correntoso and Nahuel Huapi Lakes. Cross the border into Chile for a glimpse at the astonishing Valdivian Forest to come back later into Argentina by crossing the lakes by ferryboat and bus.

Price per Person Twin Rooms Single Rooms
Land Only ON REQUEST ON REQUEST
Day 01 / Bariloche

Reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Accommodation at the Edelweiss Hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.

Day 02 / Bariloche – Villa La Angostura

Continental breakfast. Departure from Bariloche, along Nahuel Huapi Lake to Villa La Angostura, passing by Puerto Manzano, set in a lovely spot surrounded by beaches, and Península Huemul with its impressive coihue and cypress woods. Visit Villa La Angostura. Accommodation at a charming local posada by the lake.

Day 03 / Villa La Angostura

Continental breakfast. Day at leisure to enjoy some of the following optional excrusions:

a) Navigation from the pier to the Arrayanes Wood (Myrtle Wood). Sail for half an hour until you reach Quetrihue pier, located in the south of the peninsula of the same name. Disembark to admire the marvellous myrtle woods, whose trees have an average of 18 meters high and are protected by the National Park Bureau. Those who are willing to, can return to Villa La Angostura, walking some 12 km among cypress, coihues, radales and palo santo woods.

b) Bayo Mount excursion: the chair lift used during winter by the skiers, will transport you to the summit. Upon arrival, mountain bikes are provided with the necessary equipment to go down the mount, stopping to take beautiful pictures from the panoramic points. Those who prefer to stay at the hill-foot, may prefer a visit to Rio Bonito Cascade (36 m high) startingly arousing in the middle of the woods. Return to the hotel.

Day 04 / Lago Espejo

Continental breakfast. Departure on a half day tour to Villa Traful. Along the Seven Lakes Road, bordering the Espejo Lake and passing by Portezuelo, you will finally reach the lake and Villa Traful with a typical picturesque mountain roof-tiled wooden constructions, with large gardens separated by natural fences. There you will taste a typical tea with cakes in a local tea house. Return to hotel.

Day 05 / Villa La Angostura – Puerto Varas

Continental breakfast. Departure by regular bus towards the Chilean border to Puyehue Pass, where it is possible to cross the frontier by land, climbing the imposing Andes Range up to 1.308 m. On the Chilean side you will find the Puyehue Hot Springs and the hotel under the same name, and further on, the city of Osorno. Accommodation.

Day 06 / Puerto Varas
Continental breakfast. Departure on a tour to Frutillar, a charming German style village located by the Llanquihue Lake and with a spectacular view of the Osorno Volcano. Housing the most complete museum in the area, which exhibits samples and relics from the German pioneers. Return to the hotel.

Day 07 / Puerto Varas – Lakes Crossing – Bariloche

Continental breakfast at hotel. In the morning you will set out along the southern shore of the lake to Ensenada. Even the hardest among the adventurers will find it difficult not to stop and take a few photos on approaching the Osorno Volcano. The first real stop, however, will be at Petrohue Falls (entrance fee not included as it has to be paid directly).

These series of rapids and waterfalls were formed a long time ago by the cooled lava from the volcano towering behind them. They form an impressive sculpture of extruded volcanic rock shaped by thousands of years of thundering water flow.

Later, board the catamaran and get ready to cross Todos Los Santos Lake (All Saints Lake), surrounded by high mountains whose lower slopes are thickly forested. As you pull away from the source of Petrohue River, the view is quickly stolen away by the impressive size and proximity of the ice-capped Osorno Volcano behind. The rest of the morning will be spent sailing.

Southbound, high above the forested shore, you will see the peculiar shape of Puntiagudo Volcano and a seires of waterfalls. Upon arrival in Peulla, at the eastern end of the lake, you will have time for lunch (optional). This is the heart of Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park. Here you may enjoy a lovely hike to the Cascada de la Novia (Bride’s Cascade) a native growth Valdivian Rainforest, quite amazing vegetation for these southern latitudes.

In the afternoon continue by motor coach through Pérez Rosales Pass and into Argentina. On the Argentine side, you will board a ferry to Frías Lake, followed by a short bus ride up to Puerto Blest from where the final sailing across Nahuel Huapi Lake will finally take you to Bariloche. Upon arrival at Puerto Pañuelo, transfer to hotel in Bariloche. Accommodation.

Day 08 / Bariloche

Breakfast. In the morning you will set out along the southern shore of the lake to Ensenada. Even the hardest among the adventurers will find it difficult not to stop and take a few photos on approaching the Osorno Volcano. The first real stop, however, will be at Petrohue Falls (entrance fee not included as it has to be paid directly).

This series of rapids and waterfalls were formed a long time ago by the cooled lava from the volcano towering behind them. They form an impressive sculpture of extruded volcanic rock shaped by thousands of years of thundering water flow.
Later, board the catamaran and get ready to cross Todos Los Santos Lake (All Saints Lake), surrounded by high mountains whose lower slopes are thickly forested. As you pull away from the source of Petrohue River, the view is quickly stolen away by the impressive size and proximity of the ice-capped Osorno Volcano behind. The rest of the morning will be spent sailing.

Southbound, high above the forested shore, you will see the peculiar shape of Puntiagudo Volcano and a series of waterfalls. Upon arrival in Peulla, at the eastern end of the lake, you will have time for lunch (optional). This is the heart of Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park. Here you may enjoy a lovely hike to the Cascada de la Novia (Bride’s Cascade) a native growth Valdivian Rainforest, quite an amazing vegetation for these southern latitudes.

In the afternoon continue by motor coach through Pérez Rosales Pass and into Argentina. On the Argentine side, you will meet a ferryto go across Frías Lake, followed by a short bus ride up to Puerto Blest from where the final sailing across Nahuel Huapi Lake will finally take you to Bariloche. Upon arrival at Puerto Pañuelo, transfer to hotel in Bariloche. Accommodation.

Day 09 / Bariloche
Continental breakfast. Transfer to the local airport.