Puerto Varas and surroundings

This provileged area is home to numerous lakes, rivers, waterfalls, around one hundred volcanoes and millenia-old native orests. From here you can also reach Bariloche in Argentina either by land or by an unforgettable journey sailing through the lakes of the Andes.

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Puerto Varas and its surroundings


Come and live this unforgettable experience, surrounded by rivers, volcanoes, waterfalls and beautiful native forests.

With a great choice of open-air adventures, distinctive Chilean-German traditions, and a truly stunning natural setting.

You can sail over the turquoise waters of breath-taking lakes, discover the local flora and fauna and enjoy the regional cuisine with the opportunity to do a variety of great outdoor activities.

Best time to travel All year round

How to get to Puerto Varas a Puerto Montt de avião por 1 hora e 40 minutos desde Santiago

Hire a Transfer Hire a transfer that will take you from the Puerto Montt Airport to the city of Puerto Varas

Distance Airport → Puerto Varas City 26 minutes (approx. 18 miles)

Recommended minimum stay 4 days / 3 nights

Suggested clothing Walk sneakers or trekking boots, termal clothing (indoor and outdoor), t-shirts, swimwear, long pants and long-sleeved shirts, rain jacket, glooves, hat for cold nights (during the winter), sunglasses, sunblock and lip protector.


Experiences

Live the adventure in the most varied scenarios that Turistour offers in the Lake Region, the pristine nature of its landscapes are the best scenario to know.

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Chiloé Island: Ancud - Puñihuil

Visit the magic of the Island and its fauna....

  • Departure Time

    Salida de Pto. Varas (Oficina Turistour):08:30 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Varas:08:30 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Montt:07:30 hrs
  • Tour languages

    English - Español - Português
  • Seasons

    Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
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USD 47
CLP 45,000
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The island of Chiloé: Castro – Dalcahue

The magical islands of Chiloé. ...

  • Departure Time

    Salida de Pto. Varas (Oficina Turistour):08:30 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Varas:08:30 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Montt:08:30 hrs
  • Tour languages

    English - Español - Português
  • Seasons

    Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
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USD 43
CLP 42,000
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Cruce Andino

Connect Puerto Varas in Chile with Bariloche in Argentina, navigating 3 incredib...

  • Departure Time

    Departure from hoteles Pto. Varas:07:30 hrsSalida de Pto. Varas (Oficina Turistour):08:00 hrsDeparture from Puerto Petrohué:10:00 hrsDeparture from Bariloche:08:00 hrs
  • Tour languages

    English - Español - Português
  • Seasons

    All days of year
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USD 253
CLP 244,651
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Frutillar

A magical place on the shores of the lake....

  • Departure Time

    Departure from hoteles Pto. Montt:08:00 hrsSalida de Pto. Varas (Oficina Turistour):09:00 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Varas:09:00 hrs
  • Tour languages

    English - Español - Português
  • Seasons

    Every day
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USD 23
CLP 22,000
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Osorno Volcano and Petrohué Waterfalls

The icons of Los Lagos Region. ...

  • Departure Time

    Salida de Pto. Varas (Oficina Turistour):09:00 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Varas:09:00 hrsDeparture from hoteles Pto. Montt:08:00 hrs
  • Tour languages

    English - Español - Português
  • Seasons

    Every day
from
USD 33
CLP 32,000
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Climate

The climate of Puerto Varas and its surroundings is temperate oceanic with a Mediterranean influence. It has abundant and constant rainfall. The annual average temperature is 51°F, while the maximum reaches 68°F and the minimum 41°F.

  Summer Autumn Winter Spring
  Dec-Jan-Feb Mar-Apr-May Jun-Jul-Aug Sep-Oct-Nov
Night 4°C (39°F) 0°C (32°F) -3°C (26°F) 1°C (34°F)
Day 24°C (80°F) 19°C (66°F) 14°C (57°F) 22°C (72°F)