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Beautiful lake with superb views

This is an extraordinarily beautiful lake with great views and many excellent facilities around its... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
John P
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Melbourne, Australia
Exceptionally beautiful lake and still mostly pristine

The Lake is quite large and it’s presence brings 1000’s of tourists to the area during the summer... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
Jnanayog
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St. John's, Canada
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Oct 27, 2018
“Beautiful lake with superb views”
Mar 2, 2018
“Exceptionally beautiful lake and still mostly pristine”
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Reviewed October 27, 2018

This is an extraordinarily beautiful lake with great views and many excellent facilities around its edge. The volcano as a backdrop is a great feature and its relative position changes as you drive around. Encroaching development particularly substantial apartment buildings near Villarrica is disappointing but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

The Lake is quite large and it’s presence brings 1000’s of tourists to the area during the summer. The two towns of Pucon and Villarrica have taken advantage of the Are to creat a thriving tourist industry, most of which goes to Pucon and it’s...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

I was surprised to see the beautiful lake and some rest of houses in there, from one of the volcano eruptions many years ago.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Magda A
Reviewed October 29, 2017

The lake upon which Villarrica sits is beautiful, and a stunning natural attraction. In the right weather, the views of the nearby volcano are spectacular, and the views over the rest of the lake are just as nice. The lakeside walk constructed recently is a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

The lake itself is beautiful and what makes it really special is the surrounding mountains and the amazing Villarica volcano. The walkway along the beach is also very well done and has a lot of food & drink stands with plenty of police presence. The...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Pucon is very relaxed and is quite beautiful. It is home to ~20,000 people swelling to substantially more with tourists. The main reason for visiting, apart from the beautiful lakes district itself, is the active Villarrica Volcano, the lake and the warm weather.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank GaryandLesleyTravel
Reviewed March 16, 2016

The areas away from the paved sidewalks, basically to the left of the main block, have abundant bird life.

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank NewViewTours
Reviewed October 19, 2015

town with a lot of nature atractions , you can walk at the costanera and see the lake , or go and swim in there also you can go to the volcano , taste the tipical food of Chile in one of the many restaurants...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank javier l
Reviewed September 25, 2015

If you like fishing, this is a must in Villarrica. You can rent a boat and have a nice 3 hour trip down the Tolten River where you can have a nice, relaxing and sustainable (catch and release) fishing with Julián Jimenez. Some tips: -...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Nicolás K
Reviewed July 10, 2015

The lake offers an amazing view of the volcano. This is also a nice place where you can sit, relax and walk around.

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank Amira O
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