Located on the banks of the picturesque Nahuél Huapí Lake, Bariloche offers skiers some of the best slopes in Argentina and attracts trekking enthusiasts. Nicknamed the ‘Switzerland of Argentina’ for its snowcapped mountains, deep blue lakes and lush green forests; Bariloche is the ideal place to enjoy the best of nature and modern luxuries.

Interests

  • Adventure
  • Landscape
  • Wildlife

Highlights

  • Small Circuit Tour
  • Large Circuit Tour
  • Mt. Tronador
  • Cerro Negro
  • Villa Traful

Places to Stay

Cacique Inacayal

Style: International

The Cacique Inacayal hotel is perfectly located on Av. Juan Manuel de Rosas, overlooking Lake Nahuel Huapi.

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Design Suites

Style: International

This relatively new hotel offers clear and splendid views of the Nahuél Huapi lake and the surroundings, especially through the panoramic windows of its secluded restaurant and spa section.

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Activities in Bariloche

Half Day Bariloche Small Circuit Scenic Tour

During a half day private tour, enjoy the most panoramic and recognized vistas of Bariloche and its surroundings. Visit the Llao Llao peninsula- home to the historical landmark hotel- and the gorgeous Lopez Bay with its views of the surrounding peaks. Be sure to have your camera ready for the many stunning picturesque sights on your ride. (Duration 4 hours. Please indicate to your Travel Consultant what time you’d prefer to reserve your tour. Private Activity)

Half Day Isla Victoria & Myrtle Forest

On this half day tour enjoy a scenic catamaran navigation on lake Nahuel Huapi to Isla Victora where you can explore the spectacular views and experience unique flora and fauna such as the huemul deer, guanacos, monitos de monte and small foxes. Next re-embark and continue the navigation to the famous Bosque de Arrayanes (Mrytle forest) full of mystical 300 year old trees, some even dating 600 years old.

Half Day Fishing

Perfect for the sport fishing lover, Bariloche offers crystal clear waters and some of the best trout fishing on the planet. Explore the wild and untrodden beauty of Argentinean Patagonia on this half-day excursion with a private guide who will take you to the choicest rivers and lakes, tailoring the trip to your level of experience. Equipment and transportation included.

Full Day visit to Villa Traful & Enchanted Valley

Journey through stunning valleys and thick forests, bordering glittering lakes, to Villa Traful. Located on the shores of Lake Traful this small village consists of traditional Alpine-Andean architecture reminiscent of the Swiss Alps. A private guide and driver will accompany you and give you a deep insight into the region’s cultural and natural beauty. (10:00 to 18:00. Private Activity.)

Full Day visit to Villa La Angostura

Embark on a private guided tour from Bariloche to the fascinating sister ‘city’ of Villa La Angostura. Reminding one more of a small town than a city, Villa La Angostura enjoys a scenic location on the opposite shore of Nahuel Huapi Lake and is a perfect starting point for excursions into the enchanted forests of the lake region. Enjoy the slow and tranquil pace of life of this picture-perfect town and savor the local cuisine. (10:00 to 18:00. Private Activity.)

Full day Trek to Bellavista hill in Private

Embrace untouched nature on a full day hike of Bella Vista Peak. Hike up the peak through the native Andean forest learning about local vegetation. Although a steep trail and a demanding trek, it is well worth the energy with breathtaking viewpoints overlooking Lake Nahuel Huapi and taking in the amazing scenery such as Mount Tronador, Cerro Negro and Victoria Island. Enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the lookout points on the trail. (09:00 to 18:00. Private Activity. Lunch Included).

Visit to San Martín de los Andes & 7 Lakes Road

Journey along the Seven Lakes Road (Route 234) taking in the beauty of the mountain scenery and the sparkling lakes. Although a long day with lots of driving, it is well worth it with beautiful views of Lake Machonico, Lake Escondido, Lake Correntoso, Lake Espejo, Lake Lacar, Lake Falkner and Lake Villarino. Also explore the Andean town of San Martin de los Andes, located at the end of the Seven Lakes route. (09:00 to 20:00. Private Activity).

Full Day Manso River Valley Mountain bike in Private

Discover wild and rugged Patagonia on an adventurous full day mountain biking tour. Begin with an hour and a half transfer south of Bariloche passing by Lakes Mascardi and Guillelmo to your starting point on the Manso River. Once along the river, cycle through the stunning beauty of the Lake District taking in the picturesque streams, waterfalls, Andean flora and mighty peaks rising on the horizon. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the banks of the Manso River as a relaxing break from your biking. (08:00 to 18:00. 25-35km/ 15-20mi of biking. Private Activity. Lunch Included).

Full Day Large Circuit

Explore the stunning natural beauty of the Lakes District on this extended driving tour of the region. Take in the splendor of Lake Nahuel Huapi and the other dazzling lakes of the area. Marvel at the breathtaking forests and mighty mountain peaks rising above. (10:00 to 18:00. Private Activity.)

Full day visit to Glaciers & Adventure -Tronador trek

Departing early from Bariloche, travel southward to the small village Pampa Linda at the base of dramatic Mount Tronador. Enjoy views of turquoise lakes and surrounding snow capped mountains. Hike through lush native Andean forests of Coihues and Lenga trees over varied elevations before arriving at the impressive Cirque Glacier with its spectacular waterfalls and hanging subsidiary glaciers. Revel in the idyllic landscapes and relax over a picnic lunch before descending back to Pampa Linda and onwards back to Bariloche in the early evening. (07:30 to 18:00. 15km/ 10mi of hiking. Private Activity. Lunch Included).

Full Day Fishing

Perfect for the sport fishing lover, Bariloche offers crystal clear waters and some of the best trout fishing on the planet. Explore the wild and untrodden beauty of Argentinean Patagonia on this full-day excursion with a private guide who will take you to the choicest rivers and lakes, tailoring the trip to your level of experience. Equipment and transportation included.

Private Bariloche Discovery tour Kayaking and Hiking (Small Circuit)

Explore the beauty of Bariloche by being immersed in its gorgeous scenery on this full day kayak and hiking tour on the Small Circuit. After a short transfer from the center of Bariloche to Lake Nahuel Huapi, meet your guide and embark on kayak adventure through the sparkling waters of the lake. Visit hidden bays and secret coasts that are inaccessible to most tourists. After a rejuvenating picnic lunch, hike up to the viewpoints of the Tristeza Branch, taking in the stunning views the Lake District. (09:00 to 17:00. Private Activity. Lunch Included)

Full day Trek to Bellavista hill in Group

Embrace untouched nature on a full day hike of Bella Vista Peak. Hike up the peak through the native Andean forest learning about local vegetation. Although a steep trail and a demanding trek, it is well worth the energy with breathtaking viewpoints overlooking Lake Nahuel Huapi and taking in the amazing scenery such as Mount Tronador, Cerro Negro and Victoria Island. Enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the lookout points on the trail. (09:00 to 18:00. Group Activity, maximum 15 people. Lunch Included).

Full Day Manso River Valley Mountain bike in Group

Discover wild and rugged Patagonia on an adventurous full day mountain biking tour. Begin with an hour and a half transfer south of Bariloche passing by Lakes Mascardi and Guillelmo to your starting point on the Manso River. Once along the river, cycle through the stunning beauty of the Lake District taking in the picturesque streams, waterfalls, Andean flora and mighty peaks rising on the horizon. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the banks of the Manso River as a relaxing break from your biking. (08:00 to 18:00. 25-35km/ 15-20mi of biking. Group Activity, maximum 12 people. Lunch Included).

Argentina to Chile Lake Crossing

Arguably one of the most scenic border crossings in the continent, venture across the Andes Mountains into Chile on a full day excursion combining navigations along crystalline lakes and connecting overland journeys. Relax and enjoy the spectacular Andean scenery and fresh mountain air as you make your way through snow-capped peaks, deep azure lakes and lush green forests. (07:00 to 20:00. Group Activity. Maximum 280 people on the boat. Activity begins in Bariloche, Argentina and ends in Puerto Varas, Chile)

Full Day Bariloche Discovery-kayaking &hiking in Group (Small Circuit)

Explore the beauty of Bariloche by being immersed in its gorgeous scenery on this full day kayak and hiking tour on the Small Circuit. After a short transfer from the center of Bariloche to Lake Nahuel Huapi, meet your guide and embark on kayak adventure through the sparkling waters of the lake. Visit hidden bays and secret coasts that are inaccessible to most tourists. After a rejuvenating picnic lunch, hike up to the viewpoints of the Tristeza Branch, taking in the stunning views the Lake District. (09:00 to 17:00. Group Activity, maximum 15 people. Lunch Included)

Full Day Adventure Rafting Frontier in Group

A thrilling and challenging whitewater rafting tour takes you from Bariloche till the border of Argentina! The tour begins just before the border of Chile and – accompanied by professional guiding – goes through gorges, over frothing water past breathtakingly beautiful landscapes. A sumptuous second breakfast and lunch are complimentary, to nourish and prepare you for this challenging tour.

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