Bariloche - Land of lakes, adventure and mountains
Bariloche
Province
Río Negro
Distance from Buenos Aires
1627 km.
Flight time from Buenos Aires
2hr. 20min.
GDS Code
BRC
Weather
Temperature
Period
Summer
Min: 5º/ Max: 22º
Dec 21st
Mar 21st
Autumm
Min: -1º/ Max:19º
Mar 21st
Jun 21st
Winter
Min: 2º/ Max:10º
Jun 21st
Sep 21st
Spring
Min: -1º/ Max:17º
Sep 21st
Dec 21st
 
 

San Carlos de Bariloche, usually known as Bariloche, is a city in the province of Río Negro, Argentina, situated in the foothills of the Andes, surrounded by lakes (Nahuel Huapi, Gutiérrez Lake, Moreno Lake and Mascardi Lake) and mountains (Tronador, Cerro Catedral, Cerro López). It is famous for skiing but also known for sight-seeing, water sports, trekking and climbing. Cerro Catedral is one of the most important ski centers in South America. During the summer, beautiful beaches such as Playa Bonita and Villa Tacul welcome sun-bathers and some brave lake swimmers (the waters, from melting snow, are always very cold. Lake Nahuel Huapi averages 14 °C in the summertime). The fishing season is another great attraction. Bariloche is the biggest city of a huge Lakes District, and serves as a base for many excursions in the region. Trekking in the mountains, almost completely wild and uninhabited. The city is also famous for its chocolates.

Activities:
Adventure Tourism
The Catedral, López, Otto, Perito Moreno, Piltriquitrón and Tronador Hills, as well as the Nevado Range and the Chall Huaco valley, are excellent settings for trekking, mountain- bike, horseback-riding and mountaineering excursions. You can practice rafting and canoeing alogn the Manso and Limay Rivers. If you are all for ecotourism, you should drop by the San Matías Gulf and Somuncurá Plateau.

Skiing
The Cerro Catedral winter resort provides skiers with 30 chair lifts and 52 km. of slopes. Alternatively, the sides of the Perito Moreno hill are also great for the practice of this sport.

Sport Hunting and Fishing
Red stag and wild pig can be hunted in private estancias. The many lakes, rivers and creeks all over the province are ideal for the fishing of salmonids.

Golf
There are golf courses near San Carlos de Bariloche, mainly Llao Llao Golf resort

Casinos
If you want to have a break and try luck, you can visit the casinos in San Carlos de Bariloche.

History
The name Bariloche comes from the Mapudungun word Vuriloche meaning "people from behind the mountain". The Vuriloche pass was used by the Poyas to cross the Andes and was kept secret from the European priests for a long time.

 

 

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Programs

1- BARILOCHE 4 Days – 3 Nights Program

Day 1
Airport Arrival.
Meet and greet with and INFOBA DMC Argentina's guide at airport.
Transfer from Airport to hotel in Bariloche.
Free time for leisure.
Overnight at Hotel in Bariloche.

Day 2
Breakfast.
Pioneros Circuit half day Tour
The tour starts in Bariloche going around the Nahuel Huapi lake then through Playa Bonita in front of the Huemul island. Later on, we arrive to the Cerro Campanario and, optional, you can take transportation to the top of the Hill and enjoy one of the most beautiful and fascinating views of the area.Then we cross the Angostura stream, this stream connects Moreno and Nahuel Huapi lakes. We follow the road that is surrounding El Trebol lagoon to arrive to San Pedro and Llao-Llao peninsula where the Llao-Llao Hotel and the San Eduardo chapel is, both the Hotel and the chapel are amazing arquitectonic structures. We also visit Puerto Pañuelo that is in front of Isla Victoria. After 3 hours and a half, we go back to the city making a stop at the panoramic point of the city. Then, we go back to the hotel .

Day 3
Breakfast.
Isla Victoria y Arrayanes Forest full day tour
Departure from hotel 09.00hs
Going out (leaving) Pañuelo Port and after sailing for 30 min. you arrive at Anchorena Port in Victoria Island. You have the chance to walk through the Island, visit the viverium of coniferous, and going up the Bella Vista Hill. Embarking again, you go towards the Quetrihue peninsula, where you can visit the Arrayanes Forest, un unique arboreal formation with century specimens.
The excursion is made on the “Cau Cau”, a modern Catamaran, (250 places) with two salons, a Vip one where passengers will enjoy the typical regional smoked products.

Day 4
Breakfast.
Circuit Forest and Steppe (arid plain)
Departure from hotel 09.00hs Going through this circuit is similar to Big Circuit, service as good in excellence as all given by the agency operator. In this occasion the passenger watches and experiences the different and opposing natural surroundings of Nahuel Huapi National Park.
We departure from Bariloche towards the Confluence passing through The Anphitheatre and the Valle Encantado, we stop by and we walk around to visit Traful Cave ( site where men inhabited since 9200AP) We go on the journey to watch the Traful Lake and its majestic from El Mirador. After going through Villa Traful we go towards Correntoso Lake (Route of 7 Lakes) visiting in our way Arrayan Port, Trees Cemetery and El Portezuelo.
On the brink of the lake we enjoy a lunch in the property of former inhabitants of the region, who descend from Mapuches. In the afternoon we visit Villa La Angostura where we will have enough time to go around the commercial centre of this typical mountain village

Transfer from hotel to Airport with INFOBA DMC Argentina´s guide.

END OF THE PROGRAM


2 - BARILOCHE 4 Days – 3 Nights Program

Day 1
Airport.
Arrival Meet and greet with and INFOBA DMC Argentina´s guide at airport.
Transfer from Airport to hotel in Bariloche.
Free time for leisure.
Overnight at Hotel in Bariloche.

Day 2
Breakfast.
Circuito Chico and Panoramic Point half day Tour
The tour starts in Bariloche going around the Nahuel Huapi lake then through Playa Bonita in front of the Huemul island. Later on, we arrive to the Cerro Campanario and, optional, you can take transportation to the top of the Hill and enjoy one of the most beautiful and fascinating views of the area.Then we cross the Angostura stream, this stream connects Moreno and Nahuel Huapi lakes. We follow the road that is surrounding El Trebol lagoon to arrive to San Pedro and Llao-Llao peninsula where the Llao-Llao Hotel and the San Eduardo chapel is, both the Hotel and the chapel are amazing arquitectonic structures. We also visit Puerto Pañuelo that is in front of Isla Victoria. After 3 hours and a half, we go back to the city making a stop at the panoramic point of the city. Then, we go back to the hotel.

Day 3
Breakfast.
Free time for leisure.

Optional Activities:

a- Isla Victoria y Arrayanes Forest full day tour Departure from hotel 09.00hs Going out (leaving) Pañuelo Port and after sailing for 30 min. you arrive at Anchorena Port in Victoria Island. You have the chance to walk through the Island, visit the viverium of coniferous, and going up the Bella Vista Hill. Embarking again, you go towards the Quetrihue peninsula, where you can visit the Arrayanes Forest, un unique arboreal formation with century specimens.
The excursion is made on the “Cau Cau”, a modern Catamaran, (250 places) with two salons, a Vip one where passengers will enjoy the typical regional smoked products.


b- Circuit Forest and Steppe (arid plain)
Departure from hotel 09.00hs Going through this circuit is similar to Big Circuit, service as good in excellence as all given by the agency operator. In this occasion the passenger watches and experiences the different and opposing natural surroundings of Nahuel Huapi National Park. We departure from Bariloche towards the Confluence passing through The Anphitheatre and the Valle Encantado, we stop by and we walk around to visit Traful Cave ( site where men inhabited since 9200AP) We go on the journey to watch the Traful Lake and its majestic from El Mirador. After going through Villa Traful we go towards Correntoso Lake (Route of 7 Lakes) visiting in our way Arrayan Port, Trees Cemetery and El Portezuelo . On the brink of the lake we enjoy a lunch in the property of former inhabitants of the region, who descend from Mapuches. In the afternoon we visit Villa La Angostura where we will have enough time to go around the commercial centre of this typical mountain village.

Day 4
Breakfast.
Transfer from hotel to Airport with INFOBA DMC Argentina´s guide.

END OF THE PROGRAM

 
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