Patagonia Lakes Crossing

Starting From


Add your business today to reach The Outbound's audience of adventurous travelers.

Experience spectacular mountain scenery in Patagonia’s Lakes District


Duration: 4 Days
Starts in: Argentina
Group Size: 2-6

Operated by:

World Expeditions

World Expeditions is an adventure travel and ecotourism company that offers guided small group trekking and adventure holidays.



Arrive Bariloche

On arrival in the lakeside town of Bariloche, famous for its stunning views over Lake Nahuel Huapi and chocolate, you will be transferred to your hotel in Bariloche. The remainder of the day is free for personal exploration of this delightful town. Note: All passengers with accommodation in San Carlos de Bariloche must pay an Eco Tax that will be used for the conservation, protection and improvement of tourist attractions in the city. This tax is collected by your Bariloche hotel at check-in. The amount is USD$2-4 per person per night.

Bariloche – Pampa Linda - Bariloche

This morning we are driven to Pampa Linda where our mountain guide will take us on a day hike in an area of outstanding beauty – many people compare it to the European Alps. Today is a long day and depending upon conditions, it is not unusual to arrive back to Bariloche at 6-7pm, so please pack some extra snacks. Today’s journey is spectacular and rugged, and usually requiring a 4WD to get us up the mountainous road to Pampa Linda. Note: Non private guided walk near Pampa Linda available 1 Nov to 1 Feb only (private services on request for other dates).

Bariloche to Puella

This morning the lakes crossing transfer departs from Turisur office at 8.15am. Please make your own way to Turisur office (Mitre 150, Bariloche) which is 1 block away from your hotel. From the Turisur office we drive to Puerto San Carlos to join the 2 day lakes crossing which combines a series of boat trips and bus transfers, and allows us the opportunity to visit the highlights of the area. This is a very special full day boat journey that takes us from the shores of Bariloche across Lake Nahuel Huapi to the Chilean shore and a short drive to Peulla. At Peulla, time permitting (subject to boat schedule) it is possible to undertake a number of activities at extra cost if you wish. Overnight in Peulla.

Trip concludes Puerto Varas or Puerto Montt

Today we sail across the Lake Todos los Santos, continuing by bus to Puerto Varas & onward to Puerto Montt. The trip concludes on arrival in Puerto Montt. It is possible to remain in Puerto Varas, please let us know at the time of booking if you would prefer to avail of this option. NB* This itinerary can be done in reverse commencing from Puerto Montt and concluding in Bariloche, please ask our staff for further details.

Additional Information

Experience the spectacular mountain scenery in Patagonia’s Lakes District as we travel between Argentina and Chile (or vice versa). From the Swiss style town of Bariloche, we explore the beautiful mountains and we commence our spectacular traverse of the Andes by boat and bus to Puerto Montt.


Leave a Review

Overall rating:  Rate this Tour

Have you done this tour? Be the first to leave a review!

More Tours


Best of Argentina - 11 Days

$2,450/person - 11 days


Salta and Jujuy Highlights

$779/person - 4 days


Fitz Roy Circuit & Ice Cap Traverse

$3,860/person - 11 days

Starting From


Add your business today to reach The Outbound's audience of adventurous travelers.