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Lago Villarrica, Pucon

#7 of 23 in Parks in Pucon
Water Body · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Stand in the shadows of one of the world's most active volcanos at Lago Villarrica. The lake, known for its impressive views of nearby Villarrica's snow-capped peak, covers a surface area of 170 sq km (65.6 sq mi), with several towns perched on its shores. Go for a swim at the main beach, in the town of Pucon, where large crowds gather in summer to enjoy water temperatures around 20 C (68 F). Kayak out onto the lake to take in the scenery in peace. Use our Pucon trip planner to add Lago Villarrica and other attractions to your Pucon vacation plans.
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  • The lake is wonderful but makes me sad that ppl contaminate it. New buildings, hotels on the coast, at some places garbage  more »
  • It's a really good place to visit, in summer you can swim in the lake , kayak , stand up paddle, jet ski, relaxing in the sand of the beach and drink beer in the restaurants in the shores of the...  more »
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  • Villarica is not as tourisric as Pucon but they have a locarion for the mandatory car inspection, investigation police office, and other necessary offices that Pucon lacks.
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