Parque Nacional Vicente Perez Rosales, Puerto Varas

With its virgin lakes, dense forests, lagoons, waterfalls, and towering volcanoes, Parque Nacional Vicente Perez Rosales is a true haven for nature enthusiasts. See how craggy mountains and volcano cones dominate the skyline on all sides of Chile's first national park, established in 1926. Take a map from the visitor's center, pick a route across the river valley, and start exploring the rich wildlife. The park offers many activities, including boat riding, fishing, swimming, skiing, and horseback riding. Climb to one of many observation points and try to spot the places where lava flowed into the river and changed its course. Choose your travel dates carefully, keeping in mind that Puerto Varas has nearly 250 rainy days a year. To visit Parque Nacional Vicente Perez Rosales on your holiday in Puerto Varas, and find out what else Puerto Varas has to offer, use our Puerto Varas journey planning tool .
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  • A precise place. full of life and 100% recommended magic. In this place you can delight with its landscapes. Chile is beautiful and this place proves it in all its fullness.
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  • The landscapes in this park are of indescribable beauty, much remains to be improved in terms of attention to the tourist and the lines to enter, as well as the means of payment.
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