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The most scenic way to travel from Argentina to Chile! Enjoy Bariloche, one of the most scenic cities in the world, and then sail across Lake Nahuel Huapi and Frias Lake. Travel over the Andes mountains and cross Todos Los Santos Lake, which offers some spectacular views of Osorno Volcano. See crystal green waters cascading over black volcanic rocks at Petrohue Falls, and end the adventure in the charming Chilean village of Puerto Varas.
Tips — Tipping payable locally

Itinerary Bariloche Lake Crossing



Inclusions Bariloche Lake Crossing



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  • Tour of Bariloche - highlights include a visit to Campanario Hill and the Llao Llao Peninsula
  • Cross Lake Nahuel Huapi & Todos Los Santos Lake
  • Cruise beautiful Felix Frias Lake
  • Sightseeing based on shared vehicles with bilingual guides


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  • All airport transfers in shared air-conditioned vehicles
  • Ferries for lake crossings
  • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicles


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  • 4 nights in 4 star hotels

Properties include:

  • Cacique Inacayal Lake Hotel & Spa, Bariloche
  • Hotel Natura Patagonia, Peulla
  • Hotel Cabaña del Lago, Puerto Varas

Hotels listed are an indication and are subject to change without notice.


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  • 4 breakfasts and 1 dinner

Tour Guides

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  • Locally based bilingual guides

Some things to note

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Please note: 

  • This itinerary can operate in both directions.
  • On day 1 you will be required to pay a local Bariloche Eco tax direct to your hotel. This must be paid in cash in pesos when checking in and is 120 pesos (approximately $2.00 US) per person per night.
  • On day 3 a port tax of 107 pesos per person (approximately $2.00pp US) must be paid when boarding the boat in Bariloche at Puerto Pañuelo.
  • Entrance fees to Petrohue Falls are not included.
  • Sightseeing is based on a shared basis for the lakes crossing.


The Small Print: 

  • Prices are per person based on twin share. Single Supplement on request. Seasonal surcharges apply. Alternate itineraries are also available. Please contact our office for details.  

Information Bariloche Lake Crossing


Let's Talk Fitness

 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates 2+ hours of walking, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

At Bunnik Tours we don’t put specific age limits on our tours, but we also recognise some travellers may find our itineraries challenging. 

We have a duty of care to all tour participants and the tour guides, so we do impose a firm policy on the level of fitness required by all our clients to attempt to ensure your safety and the safety of other travellers on our tours.

At Bunnik Tours our goal is for all our travellers to enjoy their tour, not struggle through it! Which is why we want to work with you to ensure you are on the best possible trip for your fitness level. We do reserve the right to refuse bookings if we feel that the requirements of the tour are too demanding. 

Bunnik Tours are for independently minded travellers with good levels of mobility.

Our tours include:

  1. Generous amounts of free time
  2. Lots of walking, minimum of 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  3. Local and authentic experiences including various modes of transport and accommodation 

In some regions travellers can also expect:

  1. Long days of travelling, at times on dirt and gravel roads in Africa
  2. Extended periods at high altitude (3,000-4,000 metres) in South America & Africa
  3. Extended periods of walking/hiking through humid forest areas in Africa & Central America
  4. Limited medical facilities in remote areas

Bunnik Tours travellers are required to at least:

  1. Be able to walk for a minimum of 2-3 hours on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid, on any given day
  2. Walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  3. Stand for a minimum of 20 minutes without needing to sit down, often in hot/humid climates
  4. Carry their own luggage
  5. Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats 

Passengers 75 years or over must provide a signed Fitness to Travel declaration form (Part 2) from their doctor within one month of making their booking.

While we will still confirm your place on your tour, flight tickets cannot be issued until both completed forms have been received. Additional costs may be incurred if completed forms are not received by Bunnik Tours within these time frames.

Bunnik Tours generally does not accept bookings for single travellers 80 years of age and over without a travelling companion. Neither our Tour Director nor your fellow travellers are equipped to act as a carer. 

Passengers must inform us and the service provider of any medical conditions which may affect your ability to participate in the tour. 

At our discretion we, including the service provider, can exclude you from a tour or in any activity if we consider that you are unable to safely participate in that tour or activity or if we consider your participation may place the safety of other guests at risk. 

We reserve the right to cancel your booking if any changed or non-disclosed medical conditions mean that you will require special assistance from our personnel which we cannot reasonably provide. We strongly suggest that your travel insurance policy includes comprehensive cancellation coverage.

We will not be liable for any damage, injury, death or loss of any kind arising from your failure to fully disclose relevant medical information or resulting from any pre-existing medical condition.

Do you want to Travel with Confidence and be extra fit and healthy for your upcoming adventure? If so, check out our blog here, where we introduce you to Linda from Embracing Fitness, Food & Life and hear how she can get you feeling like you can take on the world!

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