Andean Lakes Crossing to/from Puerto Varas from/to Bariloche

Take this ferry/boat tour to Chile from Argentina or vice-versa, and enjoy beautiful Patagonian landscapes.

  • 1- or 2-days tour
  • Ground transportation can be included
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1-Day Tour - Puerto Varas to Bariloche (or viceversa)

Day 1

Around 8 a.m, the bus will pick you up from the meeting point to start this lakes crossing tour. First you will go to Petrohue, passing by Lake Llanquihue, with amazing views from Osorno and Cabulco Volcanoes. At the end of the road you will enter to Victoria Perez Rosales National Park to visit the Saltos del Petrohue.

Once you arrive to Petrohue, time board the ferry/boat that will take you to Peulla while navigate the Lakes Todos Los Santos and see the beautiful Patagonian landscapes from the Osorno and Puntiagudo Volcanoes (and if the weather is good you can even see the Cerro Tronador).

Around 12:30hs, arrive to Peulla. In here you will have time to take a lunch in the hotel in there and walk a bit around (optional activities available, ask the guides for details).

Around 15:00hs, you will board the bus to Puerto Frias, in there you will discover a very nice landscapes and a lake with a “creamy” green color. Also, as a curiosity, you will find a replicate of the bike that Che Guevara used while he travelled South America. After a moment, the ferry will call for the travelers to navigate the Lake Frias to the other side, in there you will take the bus to Puerto Blest, to then board the ferry to sail the Nahuel Huapi Lake to Puerto Pañuelo.

Around 18hs, you will arrive to Puerto Pañuelo. In there the bus will take you to some of the meeting points in Bariloche city.

Day 1

At 8 a.m., the bus will pick you up at Turisur’s office in the center of Bariloche to go to Puerto Pañuelo. On the way they will go around the Nahuel Huapi lake while looking at an attractive view of the mountains in the background. When you arrive in Puerto Pañuelo, after buying the ticket, you can check your baggage and get on the boat.

Navigating Lake Nuahuel Huapi, the ship will head towards Puerto Blest. During the trip you will have beautiful views of the mountains. Around 12 noon, you will arrive at Puerto Blest and then take a bus to go to Lake Frias, which has the peculiarity of having a strong and milky green color. From here, you can also see the Tronador Hill.

In Puerto Frias, after sailing on the lake, you will take a bus to Peulla. Around 2pm, you will have free time for lunch at the hotel in that area.

At 3:30 p.m., you will take a new navigation on the Todos Los Santos Lake, and if the weather permits you can see the Osorno and Puntiagudo volcano. When you arrive on land, you will take a last bus to Puerto Varas, overlooking Lake Llanquihue.

2-Days Tour - Puerto Varas to Bariloche (or viceversa)

Day 1

Around 8 a.m, the bus will pick you up from the meeting point to start this lakes crossing tour. First you will go to Petrohue, passing by Lake Llanquihue, with amazing views from Osorno and Cabulco Volcanoes. At the end of the road you will enter to Victoria Perez Rosales National Park to visit the Saltos del Petrohue.

Once you arrive to Petrohue, you will board the ferry/boat that will take you to Peulla while navigate the Lakes Todos Los Santos and seeing beautiful Patagonian landscapes from the Osorno and Puntiagudo Volcanoes (and if the weather is good you can even see the Cerro Tronador).

Around 12:30hs, you will be arriving to Peulla. In here your lake crossing tour will have an stop while you stay in Hotel Natura or Hotel Peulla for one night. Don’t forget to check the optionals tours available for this afternoon.

Dia 2

Around 10:00am, you will board the bus to Puerto Frias, in there you will discover a very nice landscapes and lake with a “creamy” green color. Also, as a curiosity, you will find a replicate of the bike that Che Guevara used while he travelled South America. After a moment, the ferry will call for the travelers to navigate the Lake Frias to the other side, in there you will take the bus to Puerto Blest.

In there you will have a free time to take a lunch in the Hotel Blest, and also walk a bit around or go to Cascada Los Cantaros. Around 16hs, the ferry will depart from the Hotel Blest to Bariloche, navigating the Nahuel Huapi Lake.

Around 18hs, you will arrive to Puerto Pañuelo. In there the bus will take you to some of the meeting points in Bariloche city.

Note: You can also stay in Hotel Blest instead of Hotel Natura or Hotel Peulla, the itinerary will be the same as the one day tour, but around 16hs you will make the check-in at the hotel and stop in there.

Day 1

At 8 a.m., the bus will pick you up at Turisur’s office in the center of Bariloche to go to Puerto Pañuelo. On the way they will go around the Nahuel Huapi lake while looking at an attractive view of the mountains in the background. When you arrive in Puerto Pañuelo, after buying the ticket, you can check your baggage and get on the boat.

Navigating Lake Nuahuel Huapi, the ship will head towards Puerto Blest. During the trip you will have beautiful views of the mountains. Around 12 noon, you will arrive at Puerto Blest and then take a bus to go to Lake Frias, which has the peculiarity of having a strong and milky green color. From here, you can also see the Tronador Hill.

In Puerto Frias, after sailing on the lake, you will take a bus to Peulla. Around 2pm, you will do the check in at the hotel in Peulla to stay for one night.

Day 2

You will have the morning free to enjoy the surroundings of the hotel. Check with the concierge for the available tours you can book for this morning.

At 3:30 p.m., you will take a new navigation on the Todos Los Santos Lake, and if the weather permits you can see the Osorno and Puntiagudo volcano. When you arrive on land, you will take a last bus to Puerto Varas, overlooking Lake Llanquihue.

Note: You can also stay in Hotel Blest instead of Hotel Natura or Hotel Peulla, the itinerary will be the same as the one day tour, but around 14hs you will make the check-in at the hotel and stop in there.

Inclusions

  • 1 or 2-Days Lakes Crossing Tour
  • Bus Transportation In Puerto Varas
  • Bus Transportation in Bariloche
  • 1-Night of Accommodation with Breakfast if 2-days tour was selected
  • Faster Support from a Real Travel Agent

Not Included

  • Ticket entrance to National Parks
  • Port Tax
  • Lunch or Dinner (you can add to your booking)

Pick Up - Puerto Varas

  • From 8:00 a.m. - Turistour Office - Address "Del Salvador 72"
  • From 8:50 a.m. - Ensenada Km 21 (Hotel Awa)

Pick Up - Bariloche

  • From 8:15 a.m. - Turisur Office - Address "Mitre 150"
  • From 8:15 a.m. - Hotel Panamericano, Hotel Edelweiss, Hotel 3 Reyes or Hotel Inacaya
  • From 8:15 a.m. - Bustillo Km. 2.5 (Hotel Design Suites or Villa Huinid)
  • From 8:15 a.m. - Bustillo Km. 7 (Hotel Nido del Cóndor, Hotel Rochester, or Hotel Lirolay)

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