BARILOCHE, ARGENTINA, or
correctly San Carlos de Bariloche is arguably the most famous ski resort
area in the Southern Hemisphere. It's located on the eastern slopes of
the Andes Mountains about 1,000 miles southwest of Buenos Aires at 2,500
feet above sea level. Surrounding mountains reach 8,000 feet. The principal
mountains Otto, Catedral, Campanario, Lopez and Chall-Huaco offer degrees
of difficulty from beginner to expert making it a great place to learn
or to challenge the more advanced skiers or snowboarders or just enjoy
the scenery. For your stay you can choose from resorts of the highest international
quality, or for those more interested in just skiing on a smaller budget,
lower priced hotels are available. Of course it has a good selection of
shops where you can completely outfit yourself in the latest in ski equipment
and ski wear and restaurants offering everything from typical Argentine
cuisine to very fashionable international selections. For those preferring
indoor sports discos and bars abound. Its surrounding lakes and rivers
have a lot to offer for the leisure traveler in the summer season from
rafting to trekking to mountain biking. It can be reached by road or air
from Buenos Aires and from Chile.
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it, note that "single" price shown is US dollars for comparison purposes
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