Colonia Suiza, San Carlos de Bariloche

A short drive out of Bariloche, Colonia Suiza draws backpackers, campers, and souvenir hunters to the picturesque foothills of the Lopez Mountain. Home to workshops and stores offering handmade stone and wood items, the small village also serves as an ideal base for exploring the surrounding Andean wilderness. You can choose to discover the pristine natural area on foot or on horseback, and to sleep under the stars and rely on your wits for survival, or to take advantage of the several family-friendly hostels accomodating adventure-seekers from across the globe. Several teahouses serve homemade strudels, berry cakes, and goat cheeses. To visit Colonia Suiza on your holiday in San Carlos de Bariloche, and find out what else San Carlos de Bariloche has to offer, use our San Carlos de Bariloche online trip planner .
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  • Small place with very picturesque scenery and architecture, good options in food and drink. Very nice
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  • Loved to know this village, a beautiful place in the middle of the forest, we had lunch a barbecue made on the floor, very tasty, very well served and very cheap, also has a very tasty artisan beer as well.
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