Puc贸n Ski Center
Located on the slopes of one of the most well-studied volcanoes in South America,聽Puc贸n Ski Center offers its visitors not only聽a place for skiing, but also聽the opportunity to discover and enjoy one of the most beautiful areas聽in our country.
Puc贸n Ski Center聽has nine聽chair and surface聽lifts, which transport skiers聽to all level聽tracks. The center also offers various services to make your stay more pleasant: a cafeteria, equipment rental, parking lot, a small medical clinic, and skiing clessons.
On the surroundings, there are several options to enjoy聽thermal baths and the nightlife in the nearby cities of Pucon and Villarrica.
125. km聽southeast of Temuco, La Araucania Region. 19 km.聽southwest聽of Pucon.
When to go
Mid-June to mid-october.
Villarrica Volcano,聽Villarrica lake, Colico Lake, and Llaima Volcano.
How to get there
Santiago-Temuco: by air or by land by聽public or private transportation. From Temuco, take the Ruta 5 Sur up to聽the city of Freire. Take the exit to聽Villarrica, cross the聽the city, and take the road to Puc贸n. 2 km. before the city is the entrance to the National Park and the Ski Center. During winter聽season, using snow-chains is compulsory.
Trekking, skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiles.
Accommodation, transportation, entertainment, cafeteria, restaurant, ski boutique, bar.
Villarrica Lake, Cuevas Volcanicas, Puc贸n, Villarrica聽Nacional Park.
Set on the shores of Lake Villarrica and close to the volcano bearing the same name, this hotel has 145 rooms and 3 condominiums with 121 apartments. It also has a Casino, Spa, and Business center, amongst other facilities.
A luxury hotel located in Regi贸n de la Araucan铆a, surrounded by wonderful gardens and boating spectacular views of Lake Villarrica.
With an architectural concept inspired by the volcanoes of Southern Chile, Magma Lodge offer unique views of Lake Villarrica and its surroundings.
Snowboarding lessons are also given in Puc贸n. Its聽instructors are experts in its聽different modalities:聽Big air, Slopestyle, and Half pipe, among others. Piedra Blanca School, established in聽1998,complies all聽international standards, with 8 professional and qualified instructors, both Chilean and international.
The incline of the slopes is 960 mts,聽the highest skiable point is聽2.440 meters above sea level, and the lowest聽is聽1.550 mts.
Puc贸n has聽9 ski lifts, 5 chairs聽and 4 surface lifts, that operate from 9:00 am to 5:00聽pm.
Address: O'Higgins 635, Puc贸n
Phone number: (45) 44 1373
Defartures from: the agency offices
Departure time: 10:00 and 11:00 am / return 17:00 pm.
Address: O'Higgins 211-C, Puc贸n
Destinations: Villarrica-Puc贸n Ski Center
Phone number: (45) 44 1189
Depatures from: the agency offices
Departure time: between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm / return at 17:00 pm
* Phone reservation required
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