- 10 hours (Approx.)
- Hotel pickup offered
- Mobile ticket
Experience some of Argentina’s most stunning natural landscapes, including Lake Huechulafquen and Lanín Volcano, on this day trip from San Martin de los Andes. Located at the northern end of Patagonia, the region is brimming with geologic wonders. Your knowledgeable guide also informs you about the indigenous Mapuche, with stops at local community churches. Pickup and drop-off at your central hotel ensures an easy day of exploration. Numbers are limited to 12 on this small-group tour for a personalized experience.
- Day trip (destination A to B)
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Informative, friendly and professional guide
- Small-group tour
- Professional guide
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
Departs from San Martin de los Andes hotels
Returns to original departure point
This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: San Martín De Los Andes
This tour starts here.
Stop At: Lago Huechulafquen, Neuquen, Province of Neuquen, Patagonia
After traveling for 42 km and leaving Junín
de los Andes, a small village representative of the region’s Mapuche culture, catch your first glimpse of Lake Huechulafquen, an emerald glacial lake in Lanín National Park. The majestic, snow-capped Lanín Volcano sits prominently in the background.
Duration: 3 hours
Stop At: Volcan Lanin, Junin de los Andes, Province of Neuquen, Patagonia
Continue on to the Mapuche community of Cañicul, where you can sample local specialties like grilled meats and fresh salad (own expense), then stroll the black volcanic sand beaches. Once you’ve sated your appetite, head to the 12,388-foot-high (3,776-meter) Lanín Volcano, where you’re greeted with views of shimmering glaciers and lush hillsides in the distance. Stop at the southern base, the closest entrance to the volcano, and bust out your camera for frame-worthy photos.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Lago Paimun
This stop at Lake Paimun gives your small group the opportunity to visit another chapel, with images of ancient Mapuche people.
Duration: 1 hour
Stop At: Futaleufu River, Futaleufu, Los Lagos Region
Make a brief stop on the shore of the Futaleufú River for one final, breathtaking view of the Lanín Volcano before your guide returns you to your hotel in San Martin de los Andes.
Duration: 30 minutes
Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- You may bring your own food and drinks
- Small-group tour limited to 12 people
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.