The city of Puerto Varas is presented as one of the favorite destinations of southern Chile. Its natural landscapes, its national parks and volcanos that give life to numerous excursions that can be realized.

If you are a fan of adventure, we recommend some excursions that you cannot fail to do if you visit Puerto Varas.

1. Navigating Llanquihue Lake: The best way to get to know Puerto Varas is through a navigation tour along its coast. They will tell you the story that gave rise to this city of German tradition that is visited every year by hundreds of tourists.

2. Cycling - Bike demand: Tour the lake Llanquihue by the cycle path, marvel at the volcano Osorno and the cattle fields. You will find old German houses, built with native wood...

3. Hiking or trekking: You can visit the Vicente Perez Rosales National Park and / or the Alerce Andino National Park. Both located at the foot of the Andes mountain range, with native forests, waterfalls and well-marked trails. If you are a lover of physical activity do not miss the hiking in Alerce Andino National Park.

4. Frutillar and Puerto Varas: If you are more urban and you like to know the cities in depth, we recommend walking through its streets and enjoy local crafts, restaurants and views of Llanquihue lake. Frutillar and Puerto Varas have a waterfront on the lake with a breathtaking view of the Osorno volcano. Its streets will surprise you with its German architecture, typical of the colonization of this area around 1850. Sit in a restaurant and order a coffee cut with a kucken. If you come in the summer, between January 27 and February 5 Frutillar Musical Week is held with national and international artists.

Live the experience

  • Trekking in Alerce Andino National Park

    Trekking in Alerce Andino National ParkFull day

    The Alerce Andino National Park houses the largest expanse of native larch forest. In this tour we will trek through its trails to…

    • FromCLP $54.000per person
    • FromUS$75per person
  • Cycling trip on the Llanquihue lake

    Cycling trip on the Llanquihue lakeFull day

    If you like sports, this tour will take youalong the shore of Lake Llanquihue from Puerto Varas on a bicycle. The road offers views…

    • FromCLP $54.000per person
    • FromUS$75per person
  • Bike Saltos del Petrohue and Osorno Volcano

    Bike Saltos del Petrohue and Osorno Volcano9 Hours

    Bike tour along the shores of Lake Llanquihue from Puerto Varas to Saltos de Petrohué. Then we will go up to the ski center to see…

    • FromCLP $67.000per person
    • FromUS$93per person
  • Kayak Tour by Reloncaví Estuary

    Kayak Tour by Reloncaví EstuaryFull day

    In this tour we sail in sea kayac from the Estuary of Reloncaví to Cochamó. We then travel from Puerto Varas to the mountain range,…

    • FromCLP $78.750per person
    • FromUS$110per person