We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rio Azul

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: El Bolson, Argentina
Visit Rio Azul like an insider
$100*
and up

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 211 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 129
    Excellent
  • 73
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
A must

This hicking trail is amazing. I't beautifull to see and there are different mountain shelters to have a meal or even spend the night at. Some are close enought for a day's hicke... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Matias V
,
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Add Photo Write a Review

211 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This hicking trail is amazing. I't beautifull to see and there are different mountain shelters to have a meal or even spend the night at. Some are close enought for a day's hicke and others are farther. you just need a sleeping bag.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Vidied Cajon del Azul. Take litre plus of water, your suit and a towel if you like to dip in glacier feed rivers and know you will get dusty if it has not rained. The last 30 minutes back to Wharton is a psin but the views are well worth it. This hike is mostly in the trees so a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
320 reviews 320 reviews
112 attraction reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Not a particularly hard walk, some hills, but absolutely gorgeous scenery, particularly the river and canyon, crazy clear blue water. Make sure to get as far as the Refugio Cajon del Azul for a beer and a bite to eat

Was this review helpful? Yes
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
20 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

Wonderful place, lovely bridges. The walk was a bit hard though for an ocassional trekker (specially if you are going to return on the same day!).

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

The water was so fresh and clean! The atmosphere was great and the stars were beautiful! A must go!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ottawa
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Rafted and kayaked with Paddle Patagonia over Christmas 2012 - the Rio was running high from the rain, but the sun came out for our great run.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2011

Take a breath before you facing the final uphill climb

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Rio Azul also viewed

El Bolson, Province of Rio Negro
El Bolson, Province of Rio Negro
 
El Bolson, Province of Rio Negro
El Bolson, Province of Rio Negro
 

Been to Rio Azul? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Rio Azul staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?