A unique crossing, sailing through The Andes Mountains across three beautiful lakes that are connected by four overland legs, from San Carlos de Bariloche in Argentina to Puerto Varas in Chile. A journey that can be enjoyed on any day of the year, exploring the beauty of mountainous landscapes that take you through the most colorful region of the Patagonia.
The Hotel Natura Patagonia in Peulla, center of the Vicente Perez Rosales National Park at the entrance to the Chilean Patagonia, is the perfect spot for a stop after a day admiring the beauty of the southern nature and the attractions of an intrincate place where millenary forests, rivers, lakes chain, volcanoes and mountains give shape to a unique scenery which you could never forget.
Day 1: Bariloche - Peulla
Departure from hotels and locations planned in Bariloche. Continue on in bus towards Puerto Panuelo, bordering the Nahuel Huapi Lake. Arrive to Puerto Panuelo place in where we will board the catamaran 'Victoria Andina' or 'Lake Victoria' to navigate through the Nahuel Huapi Lake for an hour to Puerto Blest. At 11.00 AM Arrival into Puerto Blest. The journey continues by bus to Peulla with beautiful views of The Andes Mountains. 02:00pm We will enter the Vicente Pérez Rosales National Park, where Peulla is located. Overnight in Peulla
Day 2: Peulla - Puerto Varas
At 3.30 PM Departure towards Petrohue, sailing Lake Todos los Santos. If weather permits it you will enjoy new views of the Osorno and Puntiagudo volcano, along with Cerro Tronador will at each instant surprise you. At 5.30 PM We will continue the journey by bus to Puerto Varas, traveling along the edge of Lake Llanquihue. 07:30pm Our arrival time to Puerto Varas at Calle Del Salvador N°72, Puerto Varas. End of services.
Your package includes:
- Bariloche downtown:
Panamericano, Edelweiss, Tres Reyes, Cacique, Design Suites, Villa Huinid, Nido del Condor.
- Drop off transfer in shared basis to the following hotels in Puerto Varas: Cabana del Lago, Cumbres Patagonicas or Calle Decher 450 (reference: behind the train station, in Front of the Aire Puro warehouse). If your hotel is not listed please add transportation from Andean Lake Crossing Office to your hotel in Puerto Varas (depending on your hotel's location).
- All boat and land transportation
- 1 night accommodation
- Half Board
- Hotel taxes and service charges
What to wear:
Warm clothes, raincoat, windbreaker, gloves, cap, mountain hiking shoes, eyeglasses, lip moisturizer and sun blocking lotion. All this so you can travel through the wonders that Cruce de Lagos shows you.
Don't forget to carry with you your passport or identity card, since during the trip you must go through Argentine and Chilean customs.
The Lake crossing trip Bariloche to Puerto Varas can be interrupted, staying more than one night, and continue on the following day at the scheduled time. Also please note that the schedule is for reference; weather conditions and the number of passengers may cause changes in the schedule.
Bed type cannot be guaranteed at time of booking. Can only be requested and hotel will not confirm until check-in based on availability.
Entrance fee to Petrohue waterfalls is not included.