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Address: Avenida de Los Pioneros Km 5 | Circuito Chico, San Carlos de Bariloche R8400BIA, Argentina
Phone Number: +54-294-444-10-31-444-10-35
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Great view, average food and service, very high prices

The ride in teleférico is really nice, feels safer than aerosillas (specially with kids) and the view is amazing. The Confitería Giratoria is nice, the food is average but the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
juan42
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Brasilia, DF
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I mostly recommend a visit to Cerro Otto. It is a must see attraction! The view is incredible! There is a restaurant at the top. Beware! The service is bad and the food is not good at all! I ordered Goulash and a plate of smoked venison (check the picture). The venison was good but it cost near 200 pesos... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ride in teleférico is really nice, feels safer than aerosillas (specially with kids) and the view is amazing. The Confitería Giratoria is nice, the food is average but the view is amazing. The rest of the services up there are not very impressive and expensive for the most part. We spent around 2.500 pesos for a lunch and the... More 

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

I would take the trip up to the Cerro Otto during Summer, Autumn or Spring. During Spring and Autumn you will see the trees changing colors wild life everywhere and the view is amazing! During Summer is hot but I love the view and the majestic contrast of the forests against the borders of the lakes. I do not sky... More 

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Thank worldtraveler20016
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78 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Cerro Otto can be reached through a short gondola ride, or a long, uphill hike. I recommend the hike up and down because of how beautiful the foliage is. Its a tough one though so make sure to bring lots of water. The trail isn't super clearly marked so be sure to do your research beforehand.

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Thank TheBeardedAndBlonde
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view and place. The restaurant is a good price and food. You can eat and appreciate the landscape. It is a place to relax.

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Benicia, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We were lucky to have three beautiful Fall days hiking around Bariloche. The red and yellow colors were dramatic. The views from this location are remarkable. An easy hike for extraordinary views.

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Thank JBandDS
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Drove to the top and it cost more to ride the tram to the rest. than taking the cable car from the base. Great view mediocre food and very expensive.

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New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

We hiked up to the Cerro, about 45min ( I went kind of slow) and the view up there was worth the steep hike. Really fantastic.

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Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

You can get a ticket to Cerro Otto in a kiosk at Mitre, a bus takes you to the ferry and once up you can enjoy a beautiful panorama of Bariloche. It's worth doing.

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Thank Malgorzata R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

If you want to go for a perfect landscape, this is the place to enjoy in company of your family and a cofee or a beer. You can take a walk arround, have a nice picture to remember your trip.

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