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La Laguna de la Cocha, Pasto

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Gaze out over La Laguna de la Cocha, a large natural reservoir created by a glacier. With a surface area of 40.5 sq km (17.4 sq mi), the lake is the second largest in the country, and dominates the valley, neatly framed by the surrounding mountains and forest areas. Take a boat trip out to the largest of the lake's two islands to visit a wildlife sanctuary and see animals, including teals, ruddy ducks, moose, and rainbow trout. Before you head to Pasto, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Pasto vacation generator, to make sure you see all that Pasto has to offer, including La Laguna de la Cocha.
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  • The lake is beautiful and continues to be an important location for rituals among the indigenous in the nearby areas. You can feel it as you arrive and walk around it. As a tourist, you can also enjoy...  more »
  • A must-see place for its natural beauty and splendor. Very nice to be able to traverse it by boat. Delicious trout, and very good boiled.
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  • Beautiful place. We stayed at the Chalet Guamuez, cozy, quaint and pretty. Featured boat rides to different parts of the lagoon.
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