8 days in San Carlos de Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes & Villa La Angostura Itinerary

8 days in San Carlos de Bariloche, San Martin de los Andes & Villa La Angostura Itinerary

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San Carlos de Bariloche
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San Martin de los Andes
— 3 nights
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Villa La Angostura
— 3 nights
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San Carlos de Bariloche
— 1 night
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San Carlos de Bariloche

Nestled against the foothills of the Andes, scenic San Carlos de Bariloche hugs the southern shore of Nahuel Huapi Lake and ranks among Argentina's top destinations for active outdoor vacations.
For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary builder site.

Buenos Aires to San Carlos de Bariloche is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Buenos Aires in September, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in San Carlos de Bariloche: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 0°C at night. You will leave for San Martin de los Andes on the 2nd (Fri).
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San Martin de los Andes — 3 nights

Perched on the eastern tip of Lake Lacar, laidback San Martin de los Andes feels in tune with the nature around it.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Sendero al Mirador Bandurrias, Lago Lolog, Lago Hermoso, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the activities along Lago Meliquina, explore the activities along Lago Hermoso, kick back and relax at Playa Quila Quina, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa La Islita, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Lacar, and finally get great views at Mirador Arrayanes. On the next day, explore the activities along Lago Lolog, look for all kinds of wild species at Sendero al Mirador Bandurrias, and then stroll around Parque Nacional Lanin.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Martin de los Andes trip planning tool.

You can drive from San Carlos de Bariloche to San Martin de los Andes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Villa La Angostura.
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Villa La Angostura — 3 nights

Garden of Patagonia

A trip to Villa La Angostura leads to the lush "Garden of Patagonia," where the scenic backdrop features pristine forests, lakes, and mountains.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lago Espejo Chico, Bahia Mansa and Laguna Verde. When in Villa La Angostura, make a side trip to see Mirador Lago Traful in Villa Traful, approximately Villa Traful away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Rio Correntoso, get great views at Mirador Belvedere, look for all kinds of wild species at Bosque Sumergido, and take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada del Rio Bonito.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Villa La Angostura trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from San Martin de los Andes to Villa La Angostura in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to San Carlos de Bariloche.
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San Carlos de Bariloche — 1 night

On the 8th (Thu), browse the range of quality goods at Delicias de la Patagonia, don't miss a visit to Centro Civico, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Steffen, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Moreno, and finally take some stellar pictures from Lago Mascardi Viewpoint.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Carlos de Bariloche vacation builder tool.

Getting from Villa La Angostura to San Carlos de Bariloche by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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