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Address: Av de los Pioneros Km 5 | Circuito Chico, San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina

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Majestic view with one disatvantage

Great place to visit to enjoy the views of the beautiful lake but get ready to get very filthy. The dust there makes you come back pretty dirty. It all worth it, though!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
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Bentonville, Arkansas
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Bentonville, Arkansas
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 via mobile

Great place to visit to enjoy the views of the beautiful lake but get ready to get very filthy. The dust there makes you come back pretty dirty. It all worth it, though!

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Linwood, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Took the cable car up the mountain. Overlooks the entire area. Great sights and cable car was fun. At the top are several walking trails up and around the mountain top. Some can be challenging. Walking around the building though will allow 360 degree sights. Can get a bit windy up there so be ready. When the wind blows it... More 

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

On the top of the Cerro Otto you will find a nice rotating restaurant with a really great view of the whole valley! You just need to sit, relax, and wait for the rotating restaurant to turn to get a view from another angle. From the top you can also do a small trekking to a close viewpoint, if you... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We wandered over here begrudgingly on our last day in Argentina. I had some weird aversion to going since everyone said it was the thing to do in Bariloche. But it was super cool. We did a little hike to a nearby peak (like half a mile). It was good to work off the hot chocolate and croissants I scarfed... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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162 attraction reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

No lines. Cable car up and down was litke a sauna. Glass was somewhat distorted/scratched so not terribly good for taking pictures. Views were very good. Hiking available to upland forest. Disco and rotating restaurant up top. After trip down, ice cream spot just behind the parking lot.

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Boulder, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

We hiked to the top of Cerro Otto by taking the very straight up route right beneath the lift. It is very, very sandy and washed out. We are two very active and fit individuals in our late twenties, and we hike and trek a lot (we hiked for 15 days to Everest Base Camp in November). For us, it... More 

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Axminster, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Nice ride to the top on the cable car and then a lovely walk through quiet woods to the view point at Habsbuerga

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Cardigan
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20 reviews 20 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Just do it for the views,the restaurant at the top and shops are too touristy. Easy to find on the road out of Bariloche towards the circuitous Chico.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

the guard didn't want to let us parc upside at the entrance since i am handicapped in wheelchair.. His excuse was i could take the air cabins up... on the way up we were warned form residents from bariloche that there are locals coming out of the woods to rob you.. it happens quit frequently...

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Salinas, California
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

This site is amazing. The revolving cafeteria is a good place to have a pastry and chocolate and see the 360 degree view for miles around. The difficulty is in getting a clear enough day.

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