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$60 Tours & Sightseeing

Day Trip to Osorno Volcano and Petrohue from Puerto Varas

Departing from Puerto Varas “The City of the Roses” going to Osorno Volcano, by the shore of Llanquihue Lake, we'll enjoy the amazing landscape with the Osorno and Calbuco volcanoes, until we get to Ensenada where we start to ascend to the Osorno Centro de Ski y Montaña, located at 3937 feet (1240 m).There we'll stay for about an hour enjoying time for sightseeing, taking pictures and appreciating a unique view to the summit of the volcano with glaciers of eternal snow, the Calbuco, Lake Llanquihue and the Pacific Ocean. As an option, you can get a cup of coffee or a sandwich at the coffee shop of the place or take the lift to ascend to 4757 feet (1450 m) altitude in the Station Primavera or 5741 feet (1750 m) at Station Glaciar where there is a wonderful and breathtaking view of Lake Llanquihue. (These services are not included in the price of the tour). Later we will go to Petrohue at Vicente Perez Rosales National Park, on a road by the Llanquihue Lake shore, enjoying the landscape and magnificent view of the volcanoes Osorno and Calbuco until we get to Petrohue located near by Todos los Santos Lake. There we can take a walk surrounded by an evergreen forest, the Osorno Volcano and the beautiful Turquoise color of Petrohué River. By paying an entrance fee to the National Park, we get to see one of the most beautiful places in the country, Petrohué River Falls. You can’t miss it.

$240 Day Trips & Excursions

San Carlos de Bariloche to Puerto Varas 1-day Cruise

The Andean Crossing is an international touristic adventure, in which travelers navigate the Andes Mountains through three wonderful lakes, connected by four land stretches connecting the cities of Puerto Varas in Chile and Bariloche in Argentina.This route is an unforgettable experience full of magic and history. You are kindly invited to enjoy the landscapes of unspoiled nature, where the glaciers have been leaving an amazing geographic footprint for thousands of years.Cruise Itinerary, Bariloche in Argentina To Puerto Varas in Chile:→ TRIP IN 1 DAY  MITRE OFFICE / HOTELS Time: 8amDescription: Departure by bus from the Bariloche Office to Puerto Pañuelo, passing by Lake Nahuel Huapi.BARILOCHE - PUERTO PAÑUELO Time: 8:30am - 10am Description: En route, you’ll be marvelled by the beautiful Swiss-style architecture that characterizes the constructions of the area. Beautiful gardens and flowers color the landscapes all the way to Puerto Pañuelo.PUERTO PAÑUELO - BLEST Time: 10am - 11am Description: Sail from Puerto Pañuelo to Puerto Blest aboard the Gran Victoria, navigating across Lake Nahuel Huapi. You’ll observe the grandeur of the landscapes, the green tones of the forests, the birds that fly close and you’ll learn more about the destination’s fascinating history. (Boarding tax is not included. US$3 approx).BLEST - FRIAS Time: 11am - 12pmDescription: Arrival to Puerto Blest. Travel by bus along River Frías to Puerto Alegre, and then continue the sailing trip across Lake Frías, aboard the Victoria del Sur. Along this stretch of the lake, experience beautiful views of Cerro Tronador. After a short sail, arrive to Puerto Frías where you will complete the necessary steps at the border.FRIAS - PEULLA Time: 12pm - 2pmDescription: Continue by bus to Peulla with beautiful views of the Andes Mountains.LUNCH IN PEULLA Time: 2pm - 3:30pm Description: Arrival to Peulla, an ecological lodge and a paradise for nature lovers. Lunch (additional cost).PEULLA - PETROHUE Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm Description: Set sail to Petrohué, navigating across Lake Todos los Santos. If the weather permits, different and breathtaking views of the Osorno and Puntiagudo volcanoes and Cerro Tronador can be seen.PETROHUE - PUERTO VARAS Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm Description: Continue to Puerto Varas, passing by Lake Llanquihue. Impressive views of Osorno and Calbuco volcanoes dominate the landscape. Arrival to Puerto Varas.

$82 Day Trips & Excursions

La Poza, Ensenada and Peulla Tour and Cruise from Puerto Varas

You'll begin our tour early in the morning from Puerto Varas "City of Roses" into the Vicente Perez Rosales National Park bordering the Lake Llanquihue. You'll watch the mouth of the Fish River, the towns of La Poza and The Cliffs and then go down to the city of Ensenada where you'll enter the Petrohué. You'll cross walkways installed amidst lush vegetation on the River Petrohué around turquoise waterfalls amid a beautiful scenery.Later you will go to the "Lake of All Saints" to take the Catamaran Andean Lakes and navigate through the Andes to the green village of Peulla where you will have free time for different activities such as canopy tours, horseback riding, hiking fishing, jet boat rides, 4x4 safari or simply to enjoy a delicious lunch (activities and lunch are dependent on option selected).

$168 Kid Friendly

Premiun Full day Tour to Osorno Volcano and Petrohue in Puerto Varas

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: In Puerto Varas, Puerto Varas, Los Lagos RegionPick-up at your hotel in Puerto Varas to explore the Osorno volcano. Stop At: Saltos del Petrohue, Puerto Varas, Los Lagos RegionOur first stop within this park will be the waterfalls of Petrohué. We will hike a short trail through native forests: you will be amazed by the crystal green waterfalls.Duration: 2 hours

$542 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

4 - days discovery Lake Region & Puerto Varas

ItineraryDay 1: Puerto Montt Airport - Puerto VarasPass By: Aeropuerto El Tepual SCTE PMCArrival at El Tepual, Puerto Montt Airport. Upon arrival, meet with your driver who will transfer you to your hotel in Puerto Varas.Pass By: Hotel PuelcheOvernightNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Hotel Puelche Day 2: Puerto Varas - Osorno Volcano - Petrohue - Puerto VarasStop At: Parque Nacional Vicente Perez Rosales, Puerto Varas, Los Lagos RegionPick-up at your hotel in Puerto Varas to explore the Osorno volcano. On the way we will pass by typical woodenchurches, Chilean farm houses and the town of Ensenada. We will drive through a thick forest of mostly nativeCoigües to reach Chile’s oldest National Park, Vicente Pérez Rosales, founded in 1926.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Saltos de PetrohuéOur first stop within this park will be the waterfalls of Petrohué. We will hike a short trail through native forests: you will be amazed bythe crystal green waterfalls.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Volcan Osorno, Puerto Montt, Los Lagos RegionWe will get back to the car and drive on heading to the slopes of the OsornoVolcano. At 1.300 m / 4.265 ft. above sea level, we will make a short hike over lava fields and enjoy the impressive view over the lake Llanquihue. On a clear day, we can see the Pacific Ocean.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lago Todos Los Santos, Puerto Varas, Los Lagos RegionOn our way, we will have time for a picnic lunch and be able to enjoy a great view over the lake “Lago Todos Los Santos” and several snow-capped volcanoes. In the afternoon return to your hotel in Puerto Varas.Duration: 3 hoursPass By: Hotel PuelcheOvernightMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel PuelcheDay 3: Puerto Varas - Chile Island - Puerto VarasStop At: Chiloe, Isla Chiloe, Los Lagos RegionIn the morning we pick up at your hotel in Puerto Varas for our drive to the island of Chiloé, which includes a nice 30 minute ferry crossing during which we can observe sea lions and maybe dolphins. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Centro Cultural DalcahueOnce on the island, we continue south to the fishing village of Dalcahue. We take our time to explore the beauties andculture of this beautiful small fishing village. Rustic homes, traditional fishing boats, and the friendly people makeDalcahue a charming village. On Sundays, we can visit an interesting local market in Dalcahue, where localtypical crafts are sold. You learn a lot about how traditional life in Chiloe is and was during the last years.Duration: 1 hourStop At: CastroWe continue our journey to Castro, the capital of Chiloe, to observe the traditional palafitos (houses builton stilts along the shore) and visit the majestic wooden church (an UNESCO World Heritage Site). We strollthrough town and stop at the crafts market featuring wood and woolen products from the region. In the lateafternoon we return to Puerto Varas driving along the eastern coastal road passing by several small fishingvillages.Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Hotel PuelcheOvernightMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Hotel Puelche Day 4: Puerto Varas - Frutillar - Puerto Montt AirportStop At: Lago Llanquihue, Puerto Varas, Los Lagos RegionTrip along the Llanquihue Lake, the second largest lake in Chile, and enjoy gorgeous views of the volcanoes Osorno, Calbuco, Puntiagudo, and Tronador.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Centro Comercial FrutillarWe will pick you up from your hotel in Puerto Varas and travel toFrutillar, a charming village on the bank of the huge Llanquihue Lake. The village is noted for the Germaninfluence on the architecture developed by the immigrants who arrived around 1853. Here, we will take awalk to visit some restored colonial houses and see the strong German influence on the architecture. Youwill learn about the history of this picturesque town and the time of the first German settlers. Afterward, we will visit the open-air German museum.Duration: 2 hoursPass By: Puerto Montt-Chiloe Toll PlazaIn due time, transfer to Puerto Montt Airport for your next flight.(we recommend to book next flight after 4:00pm)Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.

$116 Day Trips & Excursions

Kayaking in Patagonia from Puerto Varas

This full-day tour start in the morning picking you up from your centrally located hotel in Puerto Varas. From there, you will be driven to the base in Ensenada to pick up your kayak and any equipment. Once ready you will start rowing for about the 30 kilometers through an incredibly beautiful landscapes and views of the Osorno Volcano. Salmon accompanied paddled in the water and kingfisher on the sides of the river. Lunch will be provided at one of the beaches in the Fjord and towards the evening, you will spend some time by the natural hot springs found along the river. You will pass by the hot water into the cold river water of the Petrohué. Reloncavi is where freshwater meets with salt. A few miles through that location you will be transported back to the city​​.

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