The Lake District: Places to Explore

Advertisement

  • Bariloche

    Bariloche is the gateway to all the recreational and scenic splendors of the Northern Lake District and headquarters for 2-million-acre Nahuel Huapi National Park. Although planes, boats, and...

  • El Bolsón

    El Bolsón ("the purse") lies in a valley enclosed on either side by the jagged peaks of two mountain ranges. You catch your first glimpse of the valley about 66 km (41 mi) from Bariloche, with...

  • Parque Nacional Lago Puelo

  • Parque Nacional Lanín

  • Parque Nacional Nahuel Huapi

  • San Martín de los Andes

    Surrounded by lakes, dense forests, and mountains, San Martín de los Andes lies in a natural basin at the foot of Lago Lácar. It's a small, easygoing town, much like Bariloche was 30 years ago,...

  • Villa La Angostura

    Once a lakeside hamlet on a narrow angostura (isthmus) on the northern shore of Lake Nahuel Huapi, this small resort town has benefited from thoughtful planning and strict adherence to business...

  • Villa Traful

    If there were a prize for the most beautiful lake in the region, Lago Traful would win for its clarity, serenity, and wild surroundings. Small log houses peek through the cypress forest along the...

Advertisement

Trip Finder
Store
Guidebooks

Fodor's Argentina

View Details
Travel Phrases

Learn Spanish Phrases before or while you're on the go!

Learn More
Travel Deals
Forums