South of Chile, situated ideally at the foot of the Lake Villarrica you’ll find Pucon. The city is home of one of the ‘top ten’ most active volcanos in the planet, the Villarrica Volcano. The emblematic crater is 2847m over sea level, becoming the most visited mountaineering site during winter and summer.
With a maximum temperature of 23°C and a minimum of 4°C during the winter. The micro-climate generated by the location of Pucon gives lakes and ponds warm waters, especially during the summer. The Trancura River is acclaimed as one of the most visited rivers in Chile. People enjoy of bathing and relaxing in its hot springs or rafting in its rapids (class III up to class IV+).
All year round it offers a variety of sports and adventure activities around the city. A favourite amongst mountaineers is climbing to the top of the crater. Where not only you’ll enjoy of the spectacular views of the town but also, become a witness of the magical smoke spectacle it creates.
Hiking around the National Park of Huerquehue is famous amongst travellers that want to saviour the views of the lush landscapes. Whilst in winter the summits are covered in snow, making out the perfect back country slopes for skiers and snowboarders.
In addition to the plethora of activities the spot provides, the hotel, gastronomic and recreational infrastructure guarantees the most fascinating holidays to its guests, don’t miss out on a Chilean escape.
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