Lago Roca, Ushuaia

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Breathe in the fresh air, soak in the scenery, and relax in untouched nature at Lago Roca, close to the southernmost tip of South America. Located inside of Tierra del Fuego National Park, this 11 km (6.8 mile) long glacial lake is surrounded by mountain peaks. The eastern part of the lake belongs to Argentina, while the western lies in Chile. Kayak along the water, or hike the surrounding area and enjoy the wildlife. You can visit the lake on a one-day tour, but those who decide to extend their stay will find some of the park's best camping spots along the lake's shores. Plan your Lago Roca visit and explore what else you can see and do in Ushuaia using our Ushuaia tourist route planner.
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  • We were there in clouds, so the view into Chile was not overwhelming. But one of the nicer sections of the park and one where you can spend some time.  more »
  • Lago Roca is just a small but beautiful part of Los Glaciares. One of the must-see in there. Is a good spot to Have lunch and relax a little. The view is pretty awesome.  more »
  • A beautiful lake where the locals come with the whole family. At times it can get a little louder than you want, but later in the day there were far less people. Also, this is the start of the trailhe...  more »