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Caviahue

Caviahue is a mountain village surrounded by millenarian Pehuenes. It is located within the Provincial Park Copahue-Caviahue, that protects an incredible forest of Araucarias and lodges the only Argentina´s active volcano. The village is situated on the foot of the volcano closed to the Caviahue Lake, that in Mapuche language means: "a celebration and meeting place ".

To see the mountains snow-covered reflection in the lake is an imposing sight, impossible to forget.

 

Caviahue holds a modern ski center which is located on the volcano slope. It is to 2 kms far from the town in which you can find all the necessary service for the skier (restaurants, refuges, rental of equipment, snow day-care center, garden and a ski and snowboard school). It offers different kinds of ice rinks, in which you can see different means of transport that elevate 8,000 skiers per tour. For that reason, even in high season, you will not do a queue.

The objective is clear: to ski until the tiredness. Caviahue in Summer is "Pure Adventure" neither cold nor snow. Summer (Diciembre/Abril) is synonymous of good wheather with sunny days that allows you to enjoy magnificent green landscapes. It is the perfect match: first you do the adventure tourism excursions an then relax in the hot springs.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Hot spring
  • Skiing
  • Visit to Caviahue lake
  • Fishing rainbow trout
  • Adventure tourism