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Bariloche Adventure 4 days - 3 nights
Travel Style Adventure
Season: October thru April
Beginning Day: Every day
Departure: Individual 
Minimum of pax No Minimum.
Difficulty: Low
Trip starts at: Bariloche airport
Trip ends at: Bariloche airport
 
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Bariloche Adventure Tour
DAY / ITINERARY
01 Bariloche airport - Hosteria
02 Rafting river Manso
03 Excursion to Cerro López
04 Bariloche airport
LODGING
3 nights Hosteria
   

 

 

Bariloche is the head city for the Lake District and the gateway for Nahuel Huapi National Park, second largest National Park of Argentina and the first National Park of the country (1903)

The area features a broken mirror puzzle of lakes, forest, mountains and rivers running along sharp fluvial valleys and dominated by Cerro Tronador (“Thunderer”), and inactive volcano that rises 3554 mts above sea level, with 3 glacier covered summits and 8 glaciers falling to either sides of the mountain which make it a reference mountain in Patagonia.
Other mountains as López, Catedral, Capilla and Negro, all above 2000 mts high, are visible from town and from the different viewpoints along local roads.
› ITINERARY


Day 1 Bariloche airport - Bariloche

We welcome you at Bariloche airport and transfer to your Hosteria. Time at leisure in the afternoon to visit this European-style city, known as the South American Switzerland because its alpine environment and its European immigration. Dinner is at your own. You can choose one of the several good restaurants that the town offers.
Lodging in a Hosteria double or single room with private bathroom.

We provide no meals today.


Day 2 Rafting River Manso

We pick you up by 9 am at your Hosteria.
River Manso begins in the glaciers of Cerro Tronador, and following a winding itinerary forms different lakes and eventually flows out to the Pacific Ocean. Is one of the emblematic rivers of the Lake District.
We drive south along route 258, following the lakes Gutiérrez, Mascardi and Guillelmo valleys. We arrive to river Manso, where guides will prepare the equipment and address us about the activity. Up in the rafts and start the fun.
In this section, the water is turquoise and clear enough to see the bottom of the river. A picnic lunch in one of many sand shores along the river, which flows in the middle of the Patagonian forest. In the afternoon, another section of rafting leads us to the end of our traverse. A hot drink and our dry clothes are waiting for us.
We drive back to Bariloche and to our lodge.
Lodging in a Hosteria double or single room with private bathroom.
Meals we provide: Breakfast and box lunch.


Day 3 Excursion to Cerro López

Cerro López is one of the most characteristic, beautiful mountains that you see from the streets of Bariloche.
We start our drive in 4 wheel drive vehicles towards “Circuito Chico”. On our way to the mountain, we will have many panoramic views of the puzzle of lakes and mountains that features the area.
A steep mountain road let us climb high in the mountain offering us spectacular views. We leave vehicles and a short hike leads us to the Cerro López mountain hut, one of a dozen mountain huts spread out in the area. The original 1933 hut was swept away by an avalanche and today we enjoy the new facilities built up by 1959. We have lunch in the hut. After lunch, a steep hike takes us from the hut to Pico Turista, one of the summits of the mountain, from where you see the whole National Park, including Lake Nahuel Huapi and mount Tronador. Down to the hut, and to our vehicle. We drive back to Bariloche.
Lodging in a Hosteria double or single room with private bathroom.
Meals we provide: Breakfast and lunch.


Day 4 Bariloche – Bariloche Airport

After breakfast we have time at leisure to visit the town. We pick you up at the hotel and transfer to the airport in time to catch your flight.
Meals we provide: Breakfast

 

› SERVICES DETAILS


Included

  • Incoming services
  • All transfers as detailed in the program
  • We combine regular and private transfer in our tours
  • Bilingual guide (Spanish – English) during the excursions
  • Rafting river Manso (Full Day)
  • Excursion to Cerro López (Full Day)
  • 3 breakfast, 2 box lunch
  • 3 nights in Hosteria double o single room

Lodging
The tour Bariloche Adventure is offered in two types of accommodation:

Lodging (XBR – 01 y XBR – 02) Hosteria Double room or Single room with private bathroom

NIGHTS
01
02
03
(XBR - 01) Hosteria Double room with private bathroom x x x
(XBR - 02) Single option available x x x


Meals
The meals we provide in this program are shown below

DAYS
01
02
03
04
Breakfast   x x x
Box Lunch o lunch   x x  
Dinner        


Not inluded

  • National Park fees
  • Medical and life insurance
  • Tips
  • Drinks
  • Optional excursions
  • Air tickets and airport taxes
  • Services not detailed in the program

Notes
The Operator holds the right of changing the itinerary or to cancel any of the activities when any natural cause (or any other cause of any type) justifies it in order to look after the group safety.