Lake Vichuquén is a quiet place, surrounded by natural forests and that in summer it is possible to do various outdoor activities and in the water.
Located just 18 m. (59 ft.) above sea level, with a surface area of 40 sq. km. (25 sq. mi.), Lake Vichuquén has warm waters, surrounded by dense pine forests along the shores of the lake that practically block any view of the lake. Its name, inspired by its shape, comes from the Mapudungún, "vilu" meaning snake, and "lafquen" meaning lake.
In the area you can engage in activities like bike tours, water skiing, sailing, and windsurfing, swimming, fly fishing, wildlife observation, and photography. There are bathing areas and lovely homes along the coast.