Search
Andes > San Martín de los Andes

Lakes Huechulafquen and Paimún and the Lanín Volcano See map

With this tour you can see innumerable natural beauties, and allows fishing and mountain climbing.

From San Martin de los Andes, take the National Route No 234 (also known as Ruta Siete Lagos) north. About five kilometers after passing the town of Junín de los Andes, and before crossing the bridge over the Chimehuín river, opens to the left the Provincial Route No. 61 leading to the Lake Huechulafquen .

At about nine kilometers from the crossing is the CEAN (Centre of Applied Ecology of Neuquén), in which are carried out studies and rehabilitation of native and exotic fauna.

Returning to the Provincial Route No. 61 and 17 km later, you can see one of the Araucaria forests in the east of the mountains. A few meters later you will reach the source of the Chimehuín river, internationally renowned for trout fishing which is a paradise for lovers of fly fishing.

After crossing the bridge to access the Lanin National Park and 30 kilometers later we arrive at Puerto Canoa from which you can take excursions by catamaran on lakes Huechulafquen and Epulafquen.

3 km from there you reach the junction with Lake Paimún. Here stands the presence of the Lanin volcano, 3,776 meters high, with its glaciers of breathtaking beauty. Finally, 2 km later you reach the Piedra Mala Bay on Lake Paimún to enjoy a pleasant stay on the lake, take a hike to the waterfall El Saltillo or start an exciting walk eight kilometers to the ranger sectional.

mapa

Alojamiento en San Martín de los Andes

FotoCabaña Alamos del Sur Una casa de troncos con excelente ubicación en la zona residencial de San Martín de los Andes, a pasos delver másTel: +54 11 4772-8913San Martín de los Andes

Viajes por la Patagonia

Foto Calafate con Glaciar Perito MorenoTe llevamos a conocer el famoso Glaciar Perito Moreno, hacer trekking sobre el hielo y navegar hasta los glaciares Upsala, Onelli y Spegazzini....Oferta desde $4.150

Related Articles

Chapelco Ski Center Skiing with a panoramic view of the Lanin volcano, the Andes and Lake Lácar is only possible at Chapelco in San Martin de los Andes.
Yuco - Hua Hum International crossing From San Martín de los Andes you can visit Yuco and go on to the Hua Hum International crossing.
Mountain bike in San Martín For mountain bike lovers San Martin de los Andes offers several tours through patagonian forests and mountains.
Lake Queñi: a mirror for poets While in San Martin de los Andes you can visit Lake Queñi, a lake of crystalline waters in a protected area of the Lanin National Park.
Villa Quila Quina 2The best beach on the shores of Lake Lacar is in Villa Quiila Quina a few kilometers from San Martin de los Andes.
Fishing in San Martín, an unforgettable experience Lakes Lolog, Huechulafquen and the Chimehuin river are the most famous places for sport fishing in the catchment area of San Martin de los Andes.
Bandurrias and La Islita lookout points The lookout point at Bandurrias and La Islita are ideal places for a day trip from San Martin de los Andes.
Arrayán Circuit From San Martin de los Andes you can make two short circuits called Arrayán Largo or Arrayán Corto. From the lookouts you can get a view of the entire city.
Fish farming, the fish trap A Fish Capture and Breeding Station was built in San Martin de los Andes for the various salmon species to allow the development of sport fishing.
Chapelco Tetrathlon Every winter the Chapelco Tetrathlon is held in San Martin de los Andes with a distance of 85 km that includes skiing, mountain biking, kayaking and trekking.
See all Articles

Hotels see all »

Destination
Suscribite a nuestro newsletter
Hoteles | Viajes | Fotogalería | Legales | Contáctenos | Comercial
© Patagonia.com.ar 2019 | Todos los derechos reservados.