Route of the Seven Lakes, San Martin de los Andes

#1 of 33 in Scenic Drive in Argentina
Must see · Scenic Drive · Tourist Spot
Route of the Seven Lakes connects some of the region's most important bodies of water by road. The 107 km (66.5 mi) route, which connects San Martin de los Andes and Villa La Angostura, winds through Andean scenery of mountains, forests, and waterways, passing through two different national parks along the way. Drive along the road to enjoy sweeping views over the lakes, many carved out by glaciers millions of years ago. Be sure to bring your camera, as you'll find plenty of viewpoints and stops offering panoramic shots of the surrounding area. Though the Nahuel Hapi and Escondido lakes are perhaps the best known, plenty of other smaller lakes also line the route. Plan your Route of the Seven Lakes visit and explore what else you can see and do in San Martin de los Andes using our San Martin de los Andes online vacation planner.
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  • Hello! I went to San Martin de los Andes with my best friend two years ago, I can say that it is a magic place! For me is a Patagonian paradise and one of the most beautiful places I´ve ever been...  more »
  • Weather be with you, we mean good weather. The place is beautiful. Have a good day's rest before you embark on route 40. There are cycling and other road users. Hazardous drive means a constant eye...  more »

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