Colonia Suiza, San Carlos de Bariloche

(3.5/5 based on 1,200+ reviews on the web)
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. Arrange your visit to Colonia Suiza and discover more family-friendly attractions in San Carlos de Bariloche using our San Carlos de Bariloche trip itinerary builder.
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  • A picturesque place surrounded by mountains! Small but its very attentive people. We went specifically to eat curanto! We came just to see the step by step. There is a craft fair. We craft beer, there is a raspberry-flavored!
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  • A simple fair as any other, some typical foods such as the curanto and others. It is also a good family affair.
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  • This place deserves a huge change. Has no real value for the tourist and ironically it's full of tourists. Even the locals advise against going.  more »
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  • Restaurant with view of the Lake and trout fresquisimas, because they have kennel, that if they stay for lunch make you the tour. All super home, rich food and attention. Very quiet and peace increhible. Super recommended!.
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  • Very good service, price and excellent cocinacocinaa
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  • I can not comment of the restaurant. I went with the intention of buying fresh trout live in origin thinking I was going to get a consistent price and quite the opposite. In the hatchery trout costs 100% more face than any fish of Bariloche.
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  • The food and the service is very good. Prices are a little high. The plus is for those who want to make the cages of trout guided ride is included in the price of food and it is very interesting
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  • Excellent attention to goods acquired from!
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