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Canon del Atuel, San Rafael

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A popular outdoor excursion spot, Canon del Atuel connects two lakes and cuts through the heart of a mountain range. You can tour the canyon via several local highways in the area, which wind along the river through rugged gorges accented by towering rock formations and dusty hillsides. Keep your eyes peeled for dams, mountains, and reservoirs along the way, some of which boast rock formations eroded into distinctive shapes. On some stretches, you can hop aboard a kayak or river rafting tour to brave the canyon's wild rapids and chutes. Put Canon del Atuel into our San Rafael itinerary builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in San Rafael.
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  • We love, you can't miss it. We will come back without a doubt. Is important to go by route and down by the canon, because is road of gravel.
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  • It toured in form particular, its landscapes fall in love, where in every km tour the same changes and impresses. We had a beautiful day, and we take this opportunity to make trikki (rafting but of 2 people) with one of the agencies that offer brochures when you spend with cars, really recommended.
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  • did it in their own car and while the landscapes are imposing esperabaalgo more as a description of the figures saying they are, very few posters and photographs to find the meaning to the image, just not to be missed, must be done in San Rafael
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