Lago de Puelo, Lago Puelo

#9 of 48 in Outdoors in Province of Chubut
Sharing its name with the national park that surrounds it, Lago de Puelo, was formed by the motion of glaciers. The lake's narrow form dominates the valley, with steep hills sprouting right at the water's edge, creating memorable scenery and a contrast between hues of green and blue. See native birds, such as the huala, and fish including perca and trout, in the lake. Explore the surrounding Valvidian temperate rainforest and keep an eye out for mammals, such as cougars and red foxes. With our custom trip planner, Lago Puelo attractions like Lago de Puelo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
Create an itinerary including Lago de Puelo
Lago de Puelo Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
286 reviews
  • The water has different colors, beautiful. In low season they charge no entrance to the Park. Beautiful views from the mirador. In summer you can enjoy also beach.
    View original
  • A spectacular, welcoming place with a small forest of larches. It should be more stable infrastructure. Highly recommended.
    View original
  • View unique and perfect, ideal to take a few mates on the shore of the Lake, there are two viewpoints, to capture the best images.
    View original

Plan your trip to Lago Puelo

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Lago Puelo

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor