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Villarrica Volcano

Villarrica, Chile
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Villerica is a great plce to visit

Villarrica Chile is located along the shore of beautiful Lake Villarrica. Across the lake you can... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael W
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Haifa, Israel
Excellent hike

We hiked the easy Sendero de Los Craters in Villerrica National Park. 8 km totally round trip... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Melanie B
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Canmore, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Villarrica Chile is located along the shore of beautiful Lake Villarrica. Across the lake you can see the snow covered top of the Volcano Villarrica. You can enjoy the beautiful view of the landscape and all that nature and the outdoors has to offer you....More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We hiked the easy Sendero de Los Craters in Villerrica National Park. 8 km totally round trip. About 208 metres in elevation. Takes you across lava rock, through lush forest, to a viewpoint looking at the surrounding mountains and the volcano. You can go further...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I did this climb on 15/02/17 with Sur Explora, Pucon. I am 57 and consider myself reasonably fit as I run 5k a couple of times a week and take regular walks, however, I am not a Trekker/hiker. I agonised over whether to attempt this...More

2  Thank MaxRedditchuk
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The volcano can be seen clearly from the township. Makes for spectacular photos with the contrast of the black sand beach, beach goers and their colourful umbrellas and the volcano in the back ground.

Thank Vicky S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

It's a beautiful drive through the park till you can get very close to the volcano. And once there one can only wonder about what's going on underground.

Thank Solange_Z771
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We travelled around the lake on the seven lake loop and soaked in the spectacular views of the volcano. It had rained the day before so we were fortunate to have beautiful clear views the day we were there. There are several easily accessible thermals...More

Thank Roberta M
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The side of the mountain was swept clean of its trees that tumbled down the slope. Now there are simple grainy black sandy trails to walk through - interesting, but eerie and bleak within view of the smoking crater!

6  Thank NewViewTours
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

We visited the city of Pucon where this volcano is, not just the volcano itself but all the surroundings of this place were just fantastic. So many things to do.

Thank Carduha
Reviewed 25 December 2015

If you decide to climb this volcano there are a few things you need to know 1. it takes 5/6 hours to climb 2. its very steep 3. The last hour is spent climbing a vertical ice sheet 4. its amazing 5. The new day...More

14  Thank batmoooo
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Anyone making their way to Pucon to climb Villarrica volcano ITS CLOSED and has been since the eruption in March 2015. No agencies in the centre are offering the climb. Surprised there are no other posts about this. We arrived on the 12th October 2015...More

15  Thank pack2back
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Braziltraveller2010
Is it possible to climb to the Summit of Villarica yet, or is it still closed? I'm hoping to do the climb in January and would like to know the current status of the closures.
17 December 2015|
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Lacey S
Is villarica closed now die to recent activity?
15 February 2015|
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Response from Gilberto G | Reviewed this property |
It is not fully closed. you can climb up about the halfway, but can not go to the top
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daniellevc1
Olá Gilberto tenho algumas perguntas pois estou indo dia 02/08 para Santiago e quero visitar Pucón. 1) como você fez o deslocamento para Pucón? 2) Você foi ao topo do vulcão, quantas horas de subida e qual qual operadora realizou o passeio? 3) O que você indicaria fazer em Pucón já que ficarei somente 3 dias no hotel Rucasuite? 4) Qual moeda utilizou? Desde já agradeço se puder ajudar
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Response from Gilberto G | Reviewed this property |
Ola. Vamos lá. 1) Fui de Santiago de avião (Lan Chile) de Santiago a Temuco. Pouco mais de uma hora de voo, R$300 por pessoa ida e volta. Pode-se conseguir um pouco mais barato pela companhia Sky. Dormi em Temuco (num... More
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