The Andean Lakes Crossing is the most scenic way to travel from Argentina to Chile. This spectacular crossing of the Andes takes you through lakes and mountain passes that can either be made from Bariloche (Argentina) to Puerto Varas or from Puerto Varas to Bariloche. The crossing includes three lakes:
the Nahuel Huapi lake, Frias lake and Todos los Santos lake all of them parts from the famous seven lakes.
From Bariloche we Continued by bus to Puerto Pañuelo, along Lake Nahuel Huapi in the way marvel at the beautiful swiss-style architecture that characterizes all buildings in the area, with beautiful gardens and flowers that color the place to Pañuelo Port where we board the catamaran for sailing on Lake Nahuel Huapi for an hour to Puerto Blest.
- We sail to Puerto Blest, for a distance of 15 miles, you can appreciate the grandeur of the landscape, the green of the forests that surround us, and the birds come and learn more about the history of this place.
- Arrival at Puerto Blest. Here we are waiting for a bus in those bordering the Frias River for three miles to Puerto Alegre. Then continue on the ship to sail on Lake Frías to their peaceful and pristine waters of a deep green color due to Puerto Frías. On this tour we will have the beautiful view offered by the Tronador of 3,491 meters. After a short voyage of about 20 minutes you reach the small port of Puerto Frias, inserted in the middle of beautiful vegetation.
- After making the departure procedures at the Argentina customs at Puerto Frías, continue by bus to Peulla. Appreciate the lush vegetation of the Cordillera de Los Andes, as we watch the Tronador with 9 glaciers on its summit. We enter the Pérez Rosales National Park where Peulla. After entry formalities carried out in Chile Peulla, transfer to Hotel and Hotel Natura Patagonia Peulla. Time for lunch. (lunch not included).
- Departure to Petrohue, Peulla, sailing on Lake Todos los Santos. If the weather allows new views of Osorno Volcano and Volcano Tronador and Puntiagudo Hill will surprise us.
-. Continue to Puerto Varas. En route visit the Saltos del Petrohué , capricious shapes of volcanic rock, bathed in green waterfalls. Continued bordering Lago Llanquihue, Arrival in Puerto Varas and transfer to the hotel. (Overnight / B Puerto Varas).