Villa La Angostura travel in Patagonia Argentina
Villa La Angostura travel in Patagonia Argentina
Villa La Angostura travel in Patagonia Argentina

Villa la Angostura

Referred to as the garden of Argentine Patagonia, this city is located between Bariloche and San Martin de Los Andes in the province of Neuquen. It is part of the Route of the 7 Lakes. For this reason, it is one of the must-see cities when visiting this Patagonian area. It is ideal for those who are looking for a unique experience in the middle of nature with a great variety of activities, excursions and attractions. This town is characterised by its alpine-style wooden buildings. It is truly a dream tourist destination.

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What to do in Villa la Angostura

One of the main attractions of Villa La Angostura is the Nahuel Huapi National Park with a great variety of trails for trekking, for example, the famous Bosque de Arrayanes, an enchanting forest that implies a 24 km round trip hike, where you can appreciate those beautiful trees of years of antiquity and paradisiacal landscapes.
It is generally recommended to go sailing by catamaran to the beach where the tour ends and return on foot, by bicycle or, if you prefer, again by boat. These trails also offer incredible panoramic views of the Andes Mountain Range and the Nahuel Huapi Lake. You can enjoy cycling, rafting and canoeing on the lake. Fishing is also available.

Cultural experiencies in Villa la Angostura

For those interested in history and culture, Villa La Angostura offers some attractions, such as the Municipal Historical Museum, where you can learn about the history and culture of the region. Also, there are artisan fairs offering handicrafts and regional products at the Paseo del Puerto and the Paseo de la Terminal. Another option is the Artisans and Producers Route that offers visits to workshops to learn about them in situ.

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Mobility in Villa La Angostura is not easy and accessible, although bicycle rentals are available. However, if you want to explore all that the town has to offer, it is recommended to rent a car. Argentina Pura can provide you with a private car.
As far as gastronomy is concerned, there are delicious typical dishes such as Patagonian lamb roast, fried trout, homemade chocolate, jams and marmalades.
As for places to stay, Villa La Angostura has a wide variety of accommodation for all tastes and budgets. From luxurious mountain hotels to cabins, hostels and camping sites.

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