Viedma Lake

Viedma Glacier

One of the most spectacular destinations in the Patagonia region of Argentina is Viedma Lake. Locally known as Lago Viedma, this massive lake is formed by the Viedma glacier in Glaciers National Park. With an estimated surface area of nearly…

Seven Lakes Route

Lago/Lake Nahuel Huapi

One of the South American continent’s most scenic road trips is the Seven Lakes Route (Ruta de Siete Lagos) along the eastern foothills of the Andes Mountains in Patagonia. About 110 miles in length, what is officially Route 231 and…

Lago General Carrera

Marble Caves of Lago General Carrera

Indisputably one of the world’s most beautiful natural wonders, the Marble Cathedral of Lago General Carrera is one that most people will never see. This large turquoise lake is in the Patagonia region of Chile and crosses the border into…

Lago O’Higginsch

Lago O'Higgins Panoramic

Reaching Lago O’Higgins on the Chile/Argentina border takes some effort. Lago O’Higgins is known as Lago San Martin on the Argentina side. Located in the Patagonian Aisen (or Aysen) Region, Lago O’Higgins is the deepest lake in the Americas. With…

Gutierrez Lake

Surrounded by stunning Patagonian mountainsides and forested landscapes, Lake Gutierrez, or Lago Gutierrez in Spanish, is a sliver-shaped glacial lake located in a valley just seven miles southwest of the city of San Carlos de Bariloche. A part of the…

Argentino Lake

Scenic View of  Los Glaciares National Park at Lake Argentino

Argentino Lake, the largest freshwater lake in Argentina, covers a massive 362,255 acres in the Patagonian province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. The lake lies within the Los Glaciares National Park, tucked away in the Andes Mountains. The landscape of the…