Considered one of the most beautiful regions in the world, Bariloche is nestled on the shore of Lake Nahuel Huapi and is surrounded by mountains and forests. The mountains, rivers, and lakes of Bariloche are perfect for lovers of the outdoors. With endless opportunities to hike, kayak, and ride horses, the luxurious fresh air will keep you outside. In the summer, take a private boat to Victoria Island, where a gourmet hike with knowledgeable local guides provide views of Lake Nahuel Huapi and an exquisite fine dining experience among the trees. In the winter, Bariloche becomes a wonderland of skiing, snow shoeing and sledding. Take a break from the heat to hit the slopes in the Austral winter. Cozy chalets and crackling fires await, nestled among forests and mountains.
For those who prefer their adventure on horseback, the Argentinean lakes region offers ample opportunity to saddle up a sturdy Patagonian horse and explore the hillsides and valleys. With all the lakes and rivers, expect some of the best fresh water fish along with classic regional dishes like curanto and cordero patigonica. Visit a quiet estancia on the shores of Lake Gutierrez, or travel up to San Martin de los Andes for a full horseback itinerary.
Bariloche also hosts the world’s southernmost whiskey distillery. Ker & Downey offers a private tour of this quirky superlative, as well as many other private interest tours. Guests of Ker and Downey should expect to enjoy the region in utter comfort and privacy, with access to private charters for a day on the lake, or a crossing into Chile. Nearby Villa la Angostura makes a charming day excursion, all the better when you arrive to its peaceful shores by way of private boat. Whether you want to play golf at the famous Llao Llao Resort, hide away the more boutique Las Balsas Gourmet Spa, or unwind at the the hip and energetic El Casco Art Hotel, expect personal attention, and five start treatment. Ker & Downey employs the most innovative expert regional guides who specialize in custom touring, blending art and nature, adventure and relaxation.
Speak with your Ker & Downey representative about the natural beauty of Bariloche. Add it to your custom itinerary and explore this incredible region of Argentina.