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Panguipulli and Ranco Lakes

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This destination offers beautiful lakes (Calafquen, Neltume, Panguipulli, Pirehueico, Pullingue and Riñihue lakes) and amazing landscapes to the visitors. It is also an important place for those who are interested in cultural tourism, where people will get a glimpse of the Mapuche legacy in the region. The waterfalls are another attraction of this area.


Flora and fauna. Lakes, rivers, volcanoes and springs.


Trekking, hiking, horseback ridings, scuba diving, canoe, sailing, river kayak, aquatic ski, high mountain tours, windsurf, mountainbike, picnic, sport fishing, swimming, flora and fauna contemplation, photography.


Tenth region.

How to get there?

Land route, by Route 5 North to Lanco and Panguipulli.

When to go?

All year long.


Rainy, moderate weather. This weather features rain all year long; in the interior, the temperature oscillates between day and night time.


Housing, food, outdoor activities, transportation, information centers, camping.


Coique bay, Guapi Island, Calafquén Lake, Maihue Lake, Neltume Lake, Panguipulli Lake, Riñihue Lake, Ranco Lake, Coñaripe Beach, Mocho Choshuenco National Reserve, Coñaripe Springs.

Public comments

  • 30, 1899, 00:00

Some featured hotels in Panguipulli and Ranco Lakes

  • Hotel Nothofagus

    The Nothogafus hotel, located in the beautiful Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve, features a tree-shape, keeping a native tree inside. Nothofagus has 55 rooms (15 standards, 15 superiors, 23 suites and 2 luxury suites). All of them feature…

    From USD$212 Ref. Double

    Hotel Nothofagus
  • Hotel Montaña Magica

    Located inside of Huilo Huilo Biological Reserve this wonderful hotel was built like a mountain, with a waterfall falling over its facade, built in native wood by artisans from Neitume and Puerto Fuy towns, with beautiful windows looking…

    From USD$133 Ref. Double

    Hotel Montaña Magica

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